Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Data Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 163 213
Rank change year-on-year +13 +50 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Engineer 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Reading median annual salary £43,750 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,375 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,125 £44,250 £32,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £27,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +118.18% -38.89% -28.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,487 2,827 4,282
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.95% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,088 2,105 3,467
Reading median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineer in Reading

Data Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Engineer in Reading.

Salary trend for Data Engineer in Reading

Data Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Engineer in Reading

Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Data Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Data Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Impala
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Java

Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Impala
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) HBase
3 1 (25.00%) HDInsight
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) GeoTools
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Science
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
3 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM