Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 213 170
Rank change year-on-year 0 -43 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 13 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.25% 0.36% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.39% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 26
Scotland median annual salary £45,750 £50,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.50% -21.57% +10.87%
10th Percentile £33,625 £32,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £73,803 £73,000 £74,375
UK median annual salary £62,138 £62,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year -0.58% -9.42% +20.00%

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 4,925 5,191 4,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.63% 92.22% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,164 3,369 2,846
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +0.46% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,932 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -2 7 £43,250 -3.89% 3
Edinburgh -2 5 £72,500 +42.86%
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
4 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (15.38%) GDPR
5 2 (15.38%) Scorecard
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Content Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Data Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Canon
5 2 (15.38%) Power BI
5 2 (15.38%) Records Management
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS

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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Power BI
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Governance Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Reporting Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
4 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Content Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Records Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SOQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) GDPR
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Canon
2 2 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter