Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Data Engineer was £62,138 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

Senior Data Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 328 350
Rank change year-on-year +12 +22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Engineer 15 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
South West median annual salary £62,138 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.98% -15.38% +165.31%
10th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £61,000
90th Percentile £73,625 £57,500 £69,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +14.04%

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,961 9,894 10,540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.76% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8,201 8,223 8,936
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Senior Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Engineer in the South West

Senior Data Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Data Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for Senior Data Engineer in the South West

Senior Data Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Data Engineer in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Data Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Wiltshire - 8 £62,138 - 2
Bristol +19 7 £71,250 +29.55%
Senior Data Engineer
England

Senior Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Senior Data Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 West region featuring Senior Data Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Big Data
2 12 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (80.00%) ETL
3 11 (73.33%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) Scala
4 9 (60.00%) Apache Hive
4 9 (60.00%) Apache Spark
5 8 (53.33%) Data Engineering
5 8 (53.33%) Data Lake
5 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) C#
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Informatica
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (33.33%) DataStage
8 5 (33.33%) Ab Initio
8 5 (33.33%) Teradata
8 5 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (33.33%) Retail
8 5 (33.33%) Netezza
8 5 (33.33%) Line Management
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
8 5 (33.33%) R
8 5 (33.33%) Data Strategy
9 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence

Senior Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (20.00%) GitHub
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Big Data
2 12 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (60.00%) Apache Hive
4 8 (53.33%) Data Lake
4 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) DataStage
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (20.00%) BigQuery
6 3 (20.00%) Impala
6 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Power BI
6 3 (20.00%) Presto
6 3 (20.00%) Spotfire
7 1 (6.67%) HBase
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) MLlib
1 3 (20.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) Data Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 5 (33.33%) Data Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Line Management
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Scala
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) R
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Informatica
2 5 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 5 (33.33%) Netezza
2 5 (33.33%) Teradata
3 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 3 (20.00%) MapR
3 3 (20.00%) Tableau