Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Data Manager
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 332 326
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 38 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 23
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +27.91% -14.00%
10th Percentile £35,300 £25,325 £31,700
90th Percentile £111,750 £66,375 £87,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,211 11,961 11,492
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.71% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,786 10,090 9,598
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Manager in the North West.

Salary trend for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Manchester +5 23 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire -30 8 £62,500 +247.22% 2
Merseyside +36 5 - - 3
Data Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 13 (34.21%) Risk Management
2 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 11 (28.95%) Law
4 10 (26.32%) Legal
4 10 (26.32%) Data Management
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) Analytics
5 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
6 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
6 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (21.05%) Migration
7 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
7 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
7 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
8 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.79%) COBIT
8 6 (15.79%) QlikView
8 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 6 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (15.79%) GDPR
9 5 (13.16%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) Banking
9 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
9 5 (13.16%) Six Sigma

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) QlikView
1 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.26%) Power BI
6 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Law
3 10 (26.32%) Legal
4 5 (13.16%) Banking
5 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
6 3 (7.89%) Retail
6 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.63%) Advertising
7 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) PMI
3 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Risk Management
2 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 10 (26.32%) Data Management
4 9 (23.68%) Analytics
4 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
6 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
8 5 (13.16%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (13.16%) Six Sigma
9 4 (10.53%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) Python
2 2 (5.26%) R
2 2 (5.26%) Ruby
2 2 (5.26%) Scala
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 2 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
2 6 (15.79%) COBIT
2 6 (15.79%) GDPR
3 5 (13.16%) QA
4 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Cloudera
1 4 (10.53%) Tableau
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.63%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Teradata