Data Engineer Jobs in the South West

Data Engineer
England > South West

The median Data Engineer salary in the South West is £67,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

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

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 127 121 153
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Engineer 156 183 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.12% 2.44% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.64% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 98 112 118
10th Percentile £30,385 £41,325 £39,000
25th Percentile £46,604 £49,949 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -2.50%
75th Percentile £76,875 £73,235 £65,938
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,588 £81,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 7,061 6,932 7,133
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 92.50% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,296 4,185 4,811
10th Percentile £28,125 £28,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,588 £76,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Data Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineer in the South West

Data Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for Data Engineer in the South West

Data Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Engineer in the South West

Data Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 2 March 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
Bristol -9 76 £70,576 +4.56% 13
Gloucestershire -9 36 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Somerset +16 15 £30,385 -49.36% 5
Dorset +37 14 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Wiltshire +11 10 £67,500 +68.75% 3
Devon - 5 £24,000 - 3
Data Engineer
England

Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2024, Data Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Data Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (58.97%) Python
2 76 (48.72%) Data Engineering
3 63 (40.38%) Big Data
3 63 (40.38%) SQL
4 59 (37.82%) Finance
4 59 (37.82%) DevOps
5 54 (34.62%) Mentoring
5 54 (34.62%) Data Science
5 54 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 51 (32.69%) Machine Learning
7 50 (32.05%) Kubernetes
8 48 (30.77%) Docker
9 47 (30.13%) Data Pipeline
10 46 (29.49%) Agile
11 44 (28.21%) DV Cleared
12 40 (25.64%) Java
12 40 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (25.64%) GCP
13 39 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 36 (23.08%) Degree
15 34 (21.79%) Visualisation
15 34 (21.79%) AWS
16 33 (21.15%) Artificial Intelligence
17 32 (20.51%) Software Engineering
17 32 (20.51%) Mathematics
17 32 (20.51%) Data Analysis
18 31 (19.87%) ETL
18 31 (19.87%) Algorithms
19 28 (17.95%) Apache Spark
19 28 (17.95%) Azure

Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West 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 28 (17.95%) Apache Spark
2 23 (14.74%) Jupyter
3 17 (10.90%) Apache
4 13 (8.33%) nginx
5 3 (1.92%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.64%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.64%) GCP
2 34 (21.79%) AWS
3 28 (17.95%) Azure
4 25 (16.03%) OpenShift
5 20 (12.82%) Power Platform
6 18 (11.54%) Amazon S3
7 13 (8.33%) MinIO
8 10 (6.41%) Amazon EMR
9 9 (5.77%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (3.85%) Serverless
10 6 (3.85%) Snowflake
11 5 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (2.56%) Azure Pipelines
13 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (1.28%) Azure DevOps
14 2 (1.28%) dbt
14 2 (1.28%) GitHub
14 2 (1.28%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) Wireless
2 3 (1.92%) Network Security
2 3 (1.92%) WAN
3 2 (1.28%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.64%) BGP
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.64%) DHCP
4 1 (0.64%) DNS
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) MPLS
4 1 (0.64%) OSPF
4 1 (0.64%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) VLAN
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) WAAS
4 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (40.38%) Big Data
2 40 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (17.95%) BigQuery
4 27 (17.31%) Hadoop
5 20 (12.82%) Data Lake
5 20 (12.82%) Power BI
6 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
7 18 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (10.26%) Looker
9 13 (8.33%) Presto
10 10 (6.41%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (6.41%) Relational Database
11 7 (4.49%) Flink
12 5 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (2.56%) Metadata
13 4 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.56%) Tableau
14 3 (1.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.28%) Git
4 2 (1.28%) RStudio
5 1 (0.64%) GitLab
General
1 59 (37.82%) Finance
2 25 (16.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 23 (14.74%) Banking
4 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (12.18%) Social Skills
6 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.21%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.56%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.92%) Aviation
9 3 (1.92%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.28%) Advertising
10 2 (1.28%) Aeronautics
10 2 (1.28%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (1.28%) Retail
10 2 (1.28%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.03%) HTML
2 18 (11.54%) Kafka
3 17 (10.90%) Apache NiFi
4 14 (8.97%) YAML
5 13 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (5.13%) Apache Beam
7 4 (2.56%) Pandas
8 3 (1.92%) JDBC
8 3 (1.92%) ODBC
8 3 (1.92%) OLE DB
8 3 (1.92%) PyTorch
8 3 (1.92%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.92%) scikit-learn
9 2 (1.28%) .NET
9 2 (1.28%) Apache Avro
9 2 (1.28%) JSON
10 1 (0.64%) REST
10 1 (0.64%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.87%) Algorithms
2 25 (16.03%) Cyberattack
3 14 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (5.13%) Product Ownership
6 7 (4.49%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.49%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.56%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.92%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.28%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.28%) IoT
9 2 (1.28%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.64%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.18%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Windows
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (48.72%) Data Engineering
2 59 (37.82%) DevOps
3 54 (34.62%) Data Science
3 54 (34.62%) Mentoring
4 51 (32.69%) Machine Learning
5 47 (30.13%) Data Pipeline
6 46 (29.49%) Agile
7 39 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 34 (21.79%) Visualisation
9 33 (21.15%) Artificial Intelligence
10 32 (20.51%) Data Analysis
10 32 (20.51%) Mathematics
10 32 (20.51%) Software Engineering
11 31 (19.87%) ETL
12 26 (16.67%) Analytics
12 26 (16.67%) Statistics
13 25 (16.03%) Exploratory Data Analysis
14 24 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (15.38%) CI/CD
15 22 (14.10%) MLOps
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.97%) Python
2 63 (40.38%) SQL
3 40 (25.64%) Java
4 26 (16.67%) R
5 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
6 16 (10.26%) Bash
7 13 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.41%) Scala
9 8 (5.13%) C#
10 7 (4.49%) Go
11 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.92%) C
13 2 (1.28%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 54 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 44 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 36 (23.08%) Degree
4 22 (14.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (10.26%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.85%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.28%) HNC
9 1 (0.64%) CCIE
9 1 (0.64%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (0.64%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.64%) CCNP
9 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) GDPR
2 5 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.92%) Accessibility
System Software
1 48 (30.77%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 50 (32.05%) Kubernetes
2 17 (10.90%) Terraform
3 13 (8.33%) Ansible
3 13 (8.33%) Grafana
3 13 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 13 (8.33%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (16.67%) Google
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.13%) Teradata
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle
5 5 (3.21%) Databricks
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.92%) Splunk
7 2 (1.28%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.64%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco
8 1 (0.64%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.64%) F5
8 1 (0.64%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.64%) Informatica
8 1 (0.64%) Juniper
8 1 (0.64%) Meraki
8 1 (0.64%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.64%) Salesforce
8 1 (0.64%) Zscaler