Period
to 11 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Manager
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 219 324 361
Rank change year-on-year +105 +37 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 23 34 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.39% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 24
Median annual salary £53,500 £57,500 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.96% +9.00% +8.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £42,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £73,375
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 5,721 11,647 14,347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.20% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,734 9,132 11,472
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the Midlands

Data Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Manager in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Manager in the Midlands

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the Midlands

Data Manager
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +78 16 £54,250 -7.66% 2
East Midlands +78 13 £43,000 -18.10% 1
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 9 (39.13%) Legal
1 9 (39.13%) Information Security
1 9 (39.13%) Data Science
2 8 (34.78%) Machine Learning
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Information Management
3 7 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (30.43%) Back Office
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Police
4 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
5 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.04%) Tableau
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Power Platform
2 2 (8.70%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (4.35%) AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Power Automate
3 1 (4.35%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
2 7 (30.43%) Back Office
2 7 (30.43%) Police
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.35%) Publishing
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) JMS
1 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Data Science
1 9 (39.13%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Machine Learning
3 7 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Information Management
3 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
6 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Tableau
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) RapidMiner
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Workday