Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 211 193
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18 +30
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 26 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.48% 0.29% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.31% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 26
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -28.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,813 £27,000 £48,125
90th Percentile £62,575 £74,500 £74,375
UK median annual salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.63% +2.50% -7.69%

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 5,076 5,106 5,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.26% 92.27% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,374 3,214 2,970
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 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
Glasgow -1 14 £45,250 +14.56%
Edinburgh +12 12 £45,000 +14.65% 1
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Data Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Data Quality
3 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Banking
5 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
5 10 (38.46%) Analytics
6 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (26.92%) SAS
7 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (23.08%) Data Management
8 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
8 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
9 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
9 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (15.38%) IBM
10 4 (15.38%) Data Security
10 4 (15.38%) SAP
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL

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 7 (26.92%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Power BI
3 3 (11.54%) QlikView
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
2 16 (61.54%) Data Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Data Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Governance Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Report Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Reporting Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Asset Management Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Data Quality Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Analytics
1 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Security
7 3 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.69%) ETL
8 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) SOQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) GDPR
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.85%) EMIR
3 1 (3.85%) FATCA
3 1 (3.85%) MiFID
3 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) IBM
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Tableau
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) OutlookSoft
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio