Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 178 218
Rank change year-on-year -25 +40 +32
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 22 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.39% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.87% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 24
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +0.92% -22.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £49,750 £40,635
90th Percentile £71,500 £74,000 £59,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% -14.81%

Data Governance 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5076 4719 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.35% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 2863 3710
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -5 12 £43,750 -16.67%
Edinburgh -34 10 £47,500 -15.56% 2
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
7 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) ETL
8 4 (18.18%) Validation
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Tableau
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
9 3 (13.64%) Demand Management
9 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Time Management
9 3 (13.64%) Data Management
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) ERwin
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Data Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Governance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Report Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) FMCG
3 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
4 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Demand Management
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Time Management
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Reference Data Management
8 2 (9.09%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) GDPR
2 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Tableau
3 3 (13.64%) Minitab
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata