The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Data Manager
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 153 154
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £34,000 £60,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +37.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2229 2780 2983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.95% 94.78% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1809 1842
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Data Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in Scotland

Data Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Manager in Scotland

Data Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 2 £34,000 -
Edinburgh +9 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Data Manager
UK

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Facilities Management
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (11.11%) GCP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Data Manager Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Facilities Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) B2B Sales
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Generation
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (11.11%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle