Data Engineering Jobs in the North of England

Data Engineering
England > North of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Data Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Engineering over the 6 months to 16 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
16 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 132 78 237
Rank change year-on-year -54 +159 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Engineering 330 770 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.93% 4.31% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 4.45% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 196 138 139
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,213 £37,900
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - -14.29% +21.74%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,715 £87,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,625 -
England median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +15.38%

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England

Data Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,399 17,309 16,957
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 84.18% 96.84% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11,092 8,162 10,891
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% +7.37%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Data Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Data Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineering in the North of England

Data Engineering
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Engineering in the North of England.

Salary trend for Data Engineering in the North of England

Data Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Engineering in the North of England over the 6 months to 16 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Engineering in the North of England

Data Engineering
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineering within the North of England region over the 6 months to 16 April 2024. 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
North West -64 179 £56,250 +2.27% 30
Yorkshire -43 97 £65,033 +0.05% 7
North East +24 54 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Data Engineering
England

Data Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 22 (6.67%) Apache Airflow
2 20 (6.06%) Confluence
3 13 (3.94%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 154 (46.67%) Azure
2 149 (45.15%) GCP
3 90 (27.27%) AWS
4 55 (16.67%) Power Platform
5 45 (13.64%) Snowflake
6 35 (10.61%) Azure Data Factory
7 32 (9.70%) dbt
8 26 (7.88%) Amazon S3
9 25 (7.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 21 (6.36%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 18 (5.45%) Matillion
12 17 (5.15%) Azure DevOps
13 14 (4.24%) Amazon Kinesis
14 12 (3.64%) Serverless
15 10 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
16 9 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
16 9 (2.73%) Cloud Composer
16 9 (2.73%) SaaS
17 7 (2.12%) Collibra
17 7 (2.12%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.21%) Firewall
2 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (35.45%) BigQuery
2 111 (33.64%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (30.61%) Looker
4 55 (16.67%) Power BI
5 52 (15.76%) Data Lake
6 42 (12.73%) SQL Server
7 29 (8.79%) Tableau
8 23 (6.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 20 (6.06%) Star Schema
10 19 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.42%) Big Data
14 7 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (2.12%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.12%) Metadata
14 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.82%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 23 (6.97%) GitLab
2 21 (6.36%) JIRA
3 16 (4.85%) Git
4 12 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.52%) Spinnaker
6 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.30%) Artifactory
General
1 122 (36.97%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (18.48%) Social Skills
3 57 (17.27%) Finance
4 23 (6.97%) Banking
5 11 (3.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 11 (3.33%) Public Sector
6 10 (3.03%) Retail
7 9 (2.73%) Games
7 9 (2.73%) Law
7 9 (2.73%) Presentation Skills
8 6 (1.82%) Marketing
9 5 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
10 4 (1.21%) Legal
11 2 (0.61%) Back Office
11 2 (0.61%) Tech for Good
11 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 196 (59.39%) Data Engineer
2 64 (19.39%) Platform Engineer
3 60 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
4 59 (17.88%) Lead
4 59 (17.88%) Principal Data Engineer
5 46 (13.94%) Senior
6 44 (13.33%) Architect
6 44 (13.33%) Lead Data Engineer
7 38 (11.52%) Data Architect
8 24 (7.27%) Senior Data Engineer
9 18 (5.45%) Data Manager
10 17 (5.15%) Azure Engineer
10 17 (5.15%) Developer
11 14 (4.24%) Python Data Engineer
11 14 (4.24%) Python Engineer
12 13 (3.94%) AWS Data Engineer
12 13 (3.94%) AWS Engineer
13 11 (3.33%) Azure Data Engineer
14 10 (3.03%) Analyst
14 10 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.33%) Kafka
1 11 (3.33%) PySpark
2 10 (3.03%) .NET
3 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Graph
4 6 (1.82%) Node.js
4 6 (1.82%) PyTorch
4 6 (1.82%) TensorFlow
5 5 (1.52%) Apache Beam
6 4 (1.21%) React
7 2 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.61%) Pandas
8 1 (0.30%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CDK
8 1 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 114 (34.55%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (7.27%) Product Ownership
3 20 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 19 (5.76%) Cloud Native
5 10 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 10 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.73%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.73%) Online Games
7 6 (1.82%) Cyberattack
7 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.21%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.91%) IoT
10 3 (0.91%) Onboarding
11 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.12%) Linux
2 4 (1.21%) Windows
2 4 (1.21%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (45.45%) Agile
2 147 (44.55%) ETL
3 142 (43.03%) Mentoring
4 140 (42.42%) Problem-Solving
5 128 (38.79%) Data Pipeline
6 116 (35.15%) Data Science
7 112 (33.94%) Analytics
8 110 (33.33%) DevOps
9 102 (30.91%) Platform Engineering
10 101 (30.61%) Data Modelling
11 77 (23.33%) Data Governance
12 74 (22.42%) DataOps
13 70 (21.21%) Data Architecture
13 70 (21.21%) Data Integration
14 66 (20.00%) Change Management
15 60 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
16 55 (16.67%) Visualisation
17 54 (16.36%) Machine Learning
18 52 (15.76%) CI/CD
19 47 (14.24%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 132 (40.00%) SQL
2 100 (30.30%) Python
3 24 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 16 (4.85%) Java
5 11 (3.33%) Scala
6 6 (1.82%) Go
6 6 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.82%) Rust
7 5 (1.52%) Perl
7 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.30%) Kusto Query Language
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (2.73%) Degree
2 7 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.82%) AWS Certification
3 6 (1.82%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
3 6 (1.82%) AWS Certified Developer
3 6 (1.82%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
3 6 (1.82%) Azure Certification
3 6 (1.82%) DBS Check
3 6 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.21%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.21%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.91%) OCP
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (27.88%) GDPR
2 91 (27.58%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.12%) QA
4 3 (0.91%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (2.12%) IAG
2 2 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (3.64%) Terraform
2 9 (2.73%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.12%) SysTrack
4 1 (0.30%) Oozie
4 1 (0.30%) Podman
Vendors
1 118 (35.76%) Google
2 45 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 37 (11.21%) Databricks
4 10 (3.03%) Teradata
5 9 (2.73%) Informatica
6 7 (2.12%) Alteryx
6 7 (2.12%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.12%) Snow
7 6 (1.82%) Dataiku
7 6 (1.82%) F5
8 4 (1.21%) Confluent
8 4 (1.21%) IBM
9 1 (0.30%) ESRI
9 1 (0.30%) SAP