Period
to 24 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
England > South East
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 223 270
Rank change year-on-year +91 +47 -50
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 480 71 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.67% 0.88% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.96% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 233 54 218
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,575 £31,849
25th Percentile £47,500 £37,813 £40,383
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,250 £53,250
Median % change year-on-year +10.60% +1.88% +18.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £62,188 £73,188
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,625 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%

Data Management 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,759 7,383 23,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.37% 92.02% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,286 6,125 18,839
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,125
25th Percentile £40,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Management in the South East over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 October 2021. 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
Thames Valley +34 186 £61,900 +3.17% 28
Berkshire +9 105 £70,000 +16.67% 16
Surrey +12 95 £53,500 +29.70% 6
Hampshire -61 79 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Oxfordshire +14 50 £52,172 -9.27% 3
West Sussex +20 41 £54,750 +56.43%
East Sussex -15 33 £50,000 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire -30 32 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Kent -20 23 £50,000 +50.38% 3
Sussex - 8 £70,000 - 1
Home Counties - 6 £85,000 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 207 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (42.08%) Analytics
3 154 (32.08%) SQL
4 148 (30.83%) Degree
5 133 (27.71%) Social Skills
6 113 (23.54%) Azure
7 104 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
8 102 (21.25%) ETL
9 101 (21.04%) Python
10 85 (17.71%) Life Science
11 83 (17.29%) Risk Management
12 82 (17.08%) Finance
13 79 (16.46%) Power Platform
14 78 (16.25%) Java
15 75 (15.63%) Computer Science
16 74 (15.42%) Data Governance
16 74 (15.42%) Power BI
17 72 (15.00%) DevOps
17 72 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
17 72 (15.00%) Data Lake
17 72 (15.00%) Big Data
18 71 (14.79%) Data Quality
19 65 (13.54%) Data Modelling
19 65 (13.54%) Data Science
20 64 (13.33%) Microsoft
20 64 (13.33%) AWS
21 63 (13.13%) Oracle
22 62 (12.92%) C#
22 62 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
22 62 (12.92%) Databricks

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (5.42%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.92%) CMS
3 12 (2.50%) Confluence
3 12 (2.50%) SAS
4 8 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.21%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) Luigi
Applications
1 37 (7.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.29%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.21%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (5.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (3.13%) NetSuite
3 12 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (2.50%) Shopify
4 10 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.25%) SAP IBP
7 6 (1.25%) SAP MDG
7 6 (1.25%) SAP VC
8 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.63%) Maximo
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle Clinical
9 2 (0.42%) SAP BRIM
9 2 (0.42%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 113 (23.54%) Azure
2 79 (16.46%) Power Platform
3 64 (13.33%) AWS
4 48 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 29 (6.04%) Microsoft 365
6 22 (4.58%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 19 (3.96%) Dynamics 365
7 19 (3.96%) PaaS
8 18 (3.75%) Serverless
9 17 (3.54%) Azure Functions
10 16 (3.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 14 (2.92%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (2.50%) SaaS
13 11 (2.29%) Amazon S3
13 11 (2.29%) Azure Machine Learning
14 10 (2.08%) Amazon SageMaker
14 10 (2.08%) Azure Service Bus
14 10 (2.08%) Snowflake
15 9 (1.88%) Azure Event Grid
15 9 (1.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.88%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (1.46%) Firewall
3 5 (1.04%) Network Security
4 4 (0.83%) Internet
4 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.63%) Wireless
6 2 (0.42%) LAN
6 2 (0.42%) SAN
6 2 (0.42%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) 5G
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.21%) NAS
7 1 (0.21%) VPN
7 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.42%) Power BI
2 72 (15.00%) Big Data
2 72 (15.00%) Data Lake
3 53 (11.04%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (10.21%) NoSQL
5 41 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 41 (8.54%) MongoDB
5 41 (8.54%) SQL Server
5 41 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 30 (6.25%) HDInsight
8 24 (5.00%) Tableau
9 22 (4.58%) Metadata
10 19 (3.96%) MySQL
11 16 (3.33%) Hadoop
12 12 (2.50%) Apache Hive
12 12 (2.50%) DataStage
12 12 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
13 11 (2.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.58%) Gradle
3 17 (3.54%) JIRA
4 10 (2.08%) ERwin
5 9 (1.88%) kappa
6 6 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.25%) RStudio
7 3 (0.63%) ProC
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.21%) MorphX
9 1 (0.21%) Postman
9 1 (0.21%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.21%) TestRail
General
1 133 (27.71%) Social Skills
2 82 (17.08%) Finance
3 72 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (11.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 35 (7.29%) Manufacturing
6 24 (5.00%) Retail
7 20 (4.17%) Legal
8 18 (3.75%) Public Sector
9 14 (2.92%) Marketing
10 12 (2.50%) Influencing Skills
11 9 (1.88%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (1.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 6 (1.25%) Law
13 6 (1.25%) Telecoms
14 5 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (0.63%) Electronics
15 3 (0.63%) Local Government
16 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.42%) Banking
16 2 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 64 (13.33%) Analyst
2 57 (11.88%) Data Manager
3 54 (11.25%) Data Engineer
4 53 (11.04%) Architect
5 39 (8.13%) Data Architect
6 38 (7.92%) Security Engineer
7 35 (7.29%) Developer
8 30 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 30 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 22 (4.58%) Angular Developer
10 22 (4.58%) Big Data Engineer
10 22 (4.58%) Java Developer
10 22 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (4.17%) Project Leader
12 16 (3.33%) Software Engineer
13 14 (2.92%) Consultant
13 14 (2.92%) SAP Manager
14 13 (2.71%) Product Manager
15 12 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.04%) Kafka
2 26 (5.42%) REST
3 23 (4.79%) AngularJS
3 23 (4.79%) Web Services
4 22 (4.58%) Java EE
4 22 (4.58%) RxJS
4 22 (4.58%) TinkerPop
5 20 (4.17%) .NET
6 12 (2.50%) React
7 11 (2.29%) ARM Templates
7 11 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (1.67%) OAuth
8 8 (1.67%) OAuth2
9 7 (1.46%) EDI
10 6 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (1.04%) .NET Core
11 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.04%) Redux
11 5 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.71%) Life Science
2 36 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.50%) iPad
5 6 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
6 5 (1.04%) Biotechnology
6 5 (1.04%) Cloud Native
6 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.04%) User Experience
7 4 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.42%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.42%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) CMDB
9 1 (0.21%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.21%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.42%) Windows
2 35 (7.29%) Linux
3 10 (2.08%) VMS
4 2 (0.42%) CentOS
4 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.42%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) Debian
5 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (42.08%) Analytics
3 104 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (21.25%) ETL
5 83 (17.29%) Risk Management
6 75 (15.63%) Computer Science
7 74 (15.42%) Data Governance
8 72 (15.00%) DevOps
9 65 (13.54%) Data Modelling
9 65 (13.54%) Data Science
10 62 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
11 58 (12.08%) Data Architecture
12 57 (11.88%) Project Management
13 56 (11.67%) Test Automation
14 53 (11.04%) Data Integration
15 52 (10.83%) Scrum
16 47 (9.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 47 (9.79%) SDLC
17 46 (9.58%) Information Management
18 44 (9.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 154 (32.08%) SQL
2 101 (21.04%) Python
3 78 (16.25%) Java
4 62 (12.92%) C#
5 49 (10.21%) PowerShell
6 39 (8.13%) JavaScript
7 26 (5.42%) R
8 23 (4.79%) TypeScript
9 22 (4.58%) Gremlin
10 19 (3.96%) C
11 15 (3.13%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.92%) C++
13 11 (2.29%) Perl
14 10 (2.08%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.08%) Scala
14 10 (2.08%) VBA
15 5 (1.04%) Go
16 4 (0.83%) Fortran
16 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.63%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 148 (30.83%) Degree
2 32 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.50%) PhD
5 11 (2.29%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 9 (1.88%) AWS Certification
6 9 (1.88%) CCSP
6 9 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.88%) CISSP
6 9 (1.88%) HND
6 9 (1.88%) PMP
7 7 (1.46%) DBS Check
7 7 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.63%) ISEB
9 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (14.79%) Data Quality
2 24 (5.00%) QA
3 15 (3.13%) GDPR
4 8 (1.67%) Good Clinical Practice
5 6 (1.25%) CDISC
5 6 (1.25%) NIST
6 4 (0.83%) COBIT
6 4 (0.83%) PMO
7 3 (0.63%) GRC
8 2 (0.42%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.42%) IFRS
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) SLA
9 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.21%) GAMP
9 1 (0.21%) GxP
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.21%) ITGC
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) iptables
3 1 (0.21%) Postfix
3 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (2.71%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.50%) Terraform
3 6 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.04%) Grafana
4 5 (1.04%) Opsview
5 2 (0.42%) Ansible
5 2 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.13%) Oracle
3 62 (12.92%) Databricks
4 43 (8.96%) SAP
5 27 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (5.00%) Palantir
7 19 (3.96%) Informatica
8 12 (2.50%) Elastic Path
8 12 (2.50%) StreamSets
9 11 (2.29%) Hyperion
9 11 (2.29%) Workday
10 10 (2.08%) BiZZdesign
10 10 (2.08%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.04%) New Relic
11 5 (1.04%) Sage
11 5 (1.04%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.04%) Sun
12 3 (0.63%) IBM
12 3 (0.63%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.63%) Northgate