Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Lakes
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 179 107 217
Rank change year-on-year -72 +110 +53
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake 65 80 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.17% 2.52% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.97% 8.62% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 77 23
10th Percentile £43,550 £45,000 £39,450
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +48.94% -21.67%
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £58,125
90th Percentile £77,750 £85,000 £66,500
North West median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% -16.67%

Data Lake is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,307 928 1,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.51% 29.25% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 984 845 1,242
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £36,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,375 £72,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Lake as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in Manchester

Data Lake
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Lake in Manchester.

Salary trend for Data Lake in Manchester

Data Lake
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Lake in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Lake in Manchester

Data Lake
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Lake within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Stockport - 6 £60,000 -
Data Lake
North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Data Lake also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Data Lake.

1 53 (81.54%) Azure
2 39 (60.00%) SQL
3 38 (58.46%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (52.31%) Analytics
5 32 (49.23%) Azure Data Factory
6 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
7 28 (43.08%) Python
8 27 (41.54%) Data Architecture
9 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (38.46%) Power Platform
9 25 (38.46%) Databricks
9 25 (38.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 23 (35.38%) DevOps
10 23 (35.38%) AWS
11 22 (33.85%) Data Modelling
12 21 (32.31%) Power BI
13 20 (30.77%) Data Ingestion
13 20 (30.77%) ETL
13 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (29.23%) Finance
14 19 (29.23%) Data Engineering
15 18 (27.69%) Data Science
15 18 (27.69%) Data Pipeline
16 17 (26.15%) Law
17 16 (24.62%) Visualisation
17 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
18 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
18 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 13 (20.00%) Migration

Data Lake
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.85%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) JDE OneWorld
2 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 53 (81.54%) Azure
2 32 (49.23%) Azure Data Factory
3 25 (38.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 25 (38.46%) Power Platform
4 23 (35.38%) AWS
5 11 (16.92%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (15.38%) Azure Logic Apps
7 8 (12.31%) GCP
8 6 (9.23%) Azure Key Vault
8 6 (9.23%) Microsoft 365
8 6 (9.23%) Power Automate
9 3 (4.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (4.62%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.54%) Azure Stack
10 1 (1.54%) GitHub
10 1 (1.54%) PaaS
10 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Firewall
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
1 4 (6.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (32.31%) Power BI
3 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
4 13 (20.00%) Big Data
4 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (15.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 10 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
8 7 (10.77%) Power Query
9 6 (9.23%) MySQL
10 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
10 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (4.62%) Tableau
12 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.08%) Parquet
12 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (3.08%) Star Schema
13 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Law
3 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 11 (16.92%) Aerospace
4 11 (16.92%) Automotive
4 11 (16.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 11 (16.92%) Manufacturing
5 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.23%) Marketing
6 6 (9.23%) Social Skills
7 5 (7.69%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (1.54%) Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Data Engineer
2 11 (16.92%) Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Data Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Analytics Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Database Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Power BI Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
1 6 (9.23%) JSON
1 6 (9.23%) YAML
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Avro
3 2 (3.08%) MDX
3 2 (3.08%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) PySpark
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.54%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Algorithms
1 7 (10.77%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
1 4 (6.15%) Solaris
1 4 (6.15%) Unix
1 4 (6.15%) VMS
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Analytics
2 27 (41.54%) Data Architecture
3 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (35.38%) DevOps
5 22 (33.85%) Data Modelling
6 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.77%) Data Ingestion
6 20 (30.77%) ETL
7 19 (29.23%) Data Engineering
8 18 (27.69%) Data Pipeline
8 18 (27.69%) Data Science
9 16 (24.62%) Visualisation
10 13 (20.00%) Migration
10 13 (20.00%) Project Delivery
11 11 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (16.92%) Data Management
11 11 (16.92%) Microservices
12 9 (13.85%) Data Governance
12 9 (13.85%) Data Strategy
12 9 (13.85%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) Python
3 12 (18.46%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) R
5 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.15%) X++
6 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.08%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 25 (38.46%) Databricks
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Teradata