Metadata Jobs in the UK excluding London

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UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Metadata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata over the 6 months to 21 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 511 522 585
Rank change year-on-year +11 +63 -13
Permanent jobs citing Metadata 243 255 284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.35% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% 2.06% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 145
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,450 £36,450
25th Percentile £52,325 £51,250 £44,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.42% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £96,539 £97,500 £83,850
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,970
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.37% +4.57%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London

Metadata is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 12,283 12,356 16,221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 17.71% 19.80% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8,246 7,035 10,568
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,217 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +6.80% +4.04%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Metadata as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Metadata in the UK excluding London

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Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Metadata in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Metadata in the UK excluding London

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Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Metadata in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Metadata in the UK excluding London

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Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metadata within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Scotland +3 70 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Midlands +53 57 £54,650 +4.10% 5
West Midlands +41 52 £54,825 -4.65% 4
North of England +32 51 £70,000 +3.70% 16
South East -15 48 £80,000 +33.33% 13
North West +22 30 £92,778 +78.42% 8
Yorkshire +72 13 £60,000 -25.00% 6
South West -22 13 £68,937 -8.24% 8
North East +7 8 £42,625 -7.34% 2
East Midlands -9 5 £50,000 +11.45% 1
East of England +12 3 £31,000 -43.64% 6
Wales -3 1 £47,500 -21.16% 1
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UK

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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 7 (2.88%) Confluence
1 7 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.47%) SAS
3 1 (0.41%) Apache
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Synapse
3 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.41%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (1.65%) Trello
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.41%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 70 (28.81%) Azure
2 44 (18.11%) Power Platform
3 29 (11.93%) Snowflake
4 27 (11.11%) Matillion
5 22 (9.05%) Serverless
6 15 (6.17%) Azure Data Factory
7 13 (5.35%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 13 (5.35%) Collibra
8 11 (4.53%) AWS
9 9 (3.70%) Microsoft 365
9 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Purview
10 8 (3.29%) GCP
11 7 (2.88%) SaaS
12 5 (2.06%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (2.06%) GitHub
13 4 (1.65%) Alation
13 4 (1.65%) Azure Pipelines
13 4 (1.65%) Google Docs
13 4 (1.65%) Google Sheets
13 4 (1.65%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 65 (26.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.52%) Data Lake
2 44 (18.11%) Power BI
3 43 (17.70%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 14 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.94%) Big Data
8 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.88%) Data Vault
10 5 (2.06%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.65%) Data Hub
11 4 (1.65%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.23%) BigQuery
12 3 (1.23%) Delta Lake
12 3 (1.23%) Parquet
12 3 (1.23%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 74 (30.45%) Git
2 70 (28.81%) Jenkins
3 66 (27.16%) Bitbucket
4 65 (26.75%) Artifactory
5 11 (4.53%) JIRA
6 5 (2.06%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.41%) GitLab
General
1 128 (52.67%) Finance
2 79 (32.51%) Marketing
3 70 (28.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 69 (28.40%) Law
5 47 (19.34%) Social Skills
6 45 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (9.05%) Banking
8 11 (4.53%) Legal
9 8 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (2.47%) Billing
11 5 (2.06%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (1.65%) Wearables
13 3 (1.23%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.23%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.82%) Publishing
15 1 (0.41%) Electronics
15 1 (0.41%) Games
15 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (36.21%) Architect
1 88 (36.21%) Data Architect
2 80 (32.92%) Lead
3 67 (27.57%) Software Engineer
4 65 (26.75%) Lead Software Engineer
5 63 (25.93%) Senior
6 42 (17.28%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (10.29%) Data Engineer
8 16 (6.58%) Analyst
8 16 (6.58%) Senior Architect
8 16 (6.58%) Senior Data Architect
9 15 (6.17%) Data Analyst
10 14 (5.76%) Enterprise Architect
10 14 (5.76%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 11 (4.53%) Azure Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Data Manager
13 9 (3.70%) Azure Data Engineer
14 7 (2.88%) Consultant
15 6 (2.47%) Junior
15 6 (2.47%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (27.98%) JSON
1 68 (27.98%) XML
2 65 (26.75%) JSON-LD
2 65 (26.75%) LDAP
2 65 (26.75%) OpenID
2 65 (26.75%) RESTful
2 65 (26.75%) SAML
2 65 (26.75%) Web Services
3 3 (1.23%) Kafka
4 1 (0.41%) EDI
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.41%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.41%) SPFx
Miscellaneous
1 110 (45.27%) Management Information System
2 66 (27.16%) Reference Data
3 65 (26.75%) Enterprise Cloud
4 9 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.70%) Product Ownership
5 8 (3.29%) Blog
6 6 (2.47%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.06%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.06%) NHS
7 5 (2.06%) Photography
8 4 (1.65%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.23%) Life Science
9 3 (1.23%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.82%) Onboarding
10 2 (0.82%) Operational Technology
10 2 (0.82%) PACS
10 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.82%) Social Media
11 1 (0.41%) Genomics
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.29%) Windows
2 4 (1.65%) Linux
2 4 (1.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (70.78%) Data Modelling
2 131 (53.91%) Agile
3 107 (44.03%) Data Pipeline
4 87 (35.80%) Data Management
5 85 (34.98%) Analytics
6 84 (34.57%) Data Architecture
7 80 (32.92%) Metadata Management
7 80 (32.92%) SDLC
8 79 (32.51%) Roadmaps
9 75 (30.86%) CI/CD
10 73 (30.04%) Use Case
11 72 (29.63%) Software Engineering
12 70 (28.81%) Data Transformation
13 69 (28.40%) Data Design
13 69 (28.40%) Information Architecture
14 66 (27.16%) Continuous Delivery
14 66 (27.16%) Ontologies
15 65 (26.75%) Identity Access Management
15 65 (26.75%) RDF
15 65 (26.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.16%) SQL
2 65 (26.75%) Go
2 65 (26.75%) Prolog
2 65 (26.75%) SPARQL
3 40 (16.46%) T-SQL
4 9 (3.70%) Python
5 3 (1.23%) C#
6 2 (0.82%) Ladder Logic
6 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (5.35%) Degree
2 4 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.23%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.82%) Azure Certification
4 2 (0.82%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) HND
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (28.81%) Data Quality
2 49 (20.16%) GDPR
3 4 (1.65%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.23%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.41%) GRC
System Software
1 65 (26.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (17.28%) Databricks
2 27 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.94%) Google
4 11 (4.53%) Oracle
5 10 (4.12%) Informatica
6 4 (1.65%) Adobe
6 4 (1.65%) Talend
7 2 (0.82%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (0.82%) ESRI
7 2 (0.82%) Siemens
8 1 (0.41%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) Sparx