Data Management Jobs in Scotland

Data Management
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Data Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Data Management over the 6 months leading up to 25 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 136 142 105
Rank change year-on-year +6 -37 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 122 57 170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.13% 1.50% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.56% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 55
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,697 £55,602 £31,975
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £59,526 £38,635
Median % change year-on-year +0.80% +54.07% -26.41%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,833 £57,125
90th Percentile £74,950 £94,125 £64,133
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Data Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,037 3,656 5,660
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 87.95% 95.93% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 1,959 3,043
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,833 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,557 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.62% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,548 £83,425
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -46 55 £55,000 -8.71% 7
Edinburgh +29 33 £60,000 +0.80% 5
Aberdeen - 25 £60,000 -
Aberdeenshire -6 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Data Management
UK

Data Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.38%) SAS
2 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (9.84%) Sketch
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) Azure
2 14 (11.48%) Power Platform
3 12 (9.84%) Figma
4 9 (7.38%) AWS
5 5 (4.10%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (4.10%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (3.28%) Snowflake
7 3 (2.46%) Entra ID
8 2 (1.64%) GCP
8 2 (1.64%) SaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.82%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.82%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.82%) IaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.82%) PaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (0.82%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.48%) Power BI
4 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.10%) OLAP
8 4 (3.28%) Metadata
9 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.46%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.64%) Big Data
10 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.82%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) JIRA
2 11 (9.02%) Git
3 2 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 61 (50.00%) Finance
2 33 (27.05%) Social Skills
3 26 (21.31%) Legal
4 24 (19.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 20 (16.39%) Law
6 19 (15.57%) Banking
7 16 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (13.11%) Marketing
8 13 (10.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.64%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (1.64%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.64%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.82%) Electronics
10 1 (0.82%) French Language
10 1 (0.82%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.82%) Publishing
10 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (23.77%) Lead
2 28 (22.95%) Senior
3 23 (18.85%) Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) Data Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Database Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Data Manager
7 10 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Principal Data Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Fraud Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Lead Java Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) Kafka
2 2 (1.64%) Spring
2 2 (1.64%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.82%) Middleware
3 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.84%) Legacy Systems
3 8 (6.56%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.74%) Product Ownership
5 5 (4.10%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (3.28%) Low-Code
7 3 (2.46%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.46%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) Distributed Computing
9 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.82%) Android
4 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Analytics
2 38 (31.15%) Data Governance
3 28 (22.95%) Agile
4 27 (22.13%) Coaching
5 25 (20.49%) Data Modelling
6 22 (18.03%) Mentoring
7 20 (16.39%) Data Protection
7 20 (16.39%) Strategic Thinking
8 19 (15.57%) Data Architecture
8 19 (15.57%) DevOps
9 18 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (14.75%) Process Improvement
10 17 (13.93%) ETL
10 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (13.11%) Computer Science
11 16 (13.11%) Data Privacy
11 16 (13.11%) ERP
11 16 (13.11%) Matrix Management
11 16 (13.11%) Matrix Organization
11 16 (13.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.59%) SQL
2 12 (9.84%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.56%) Python
4 6 (4.92%) Java
5 5 (4.10%) VBA
6 3 (2.46%) Bash
6 3 (2.46%) C
6 3 (2.46%) C++
6 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.82%) C#
7 1 (0.82%) Go
7 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.82%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.82%) R
7 1 (0.82%) Rust
7 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.46%) PMP
4 2 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.82%) CBAP
5 1 (0.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.49%) GDPR
2 23 (18.85%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.92%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.82%) GRC
4 1 (0.82%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.66%) ServiceNow
3 7 (5.74%) Databricks
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) SAP
6 2 (1.64%) Informatica
6 2 (1.64%) Nintex
7 1 (0.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) Teradata
7 1 (0.82%) VMware