Data Design
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Design over the 6 months to 24 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 625 843 851
Rank change year-on-year +218 +8 -137
Permanent jobs citing Data Design 195 176 293
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 197
10th Percentile £52,325 £38,539 £41,200
25th Percentile £56,942 £53,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £57,494 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.45% +9.51% -19.23%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Data Design 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,123 106,355 132,929
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.54% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51,353 64,510 81,734
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +8.42%

Data Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Design in the UK

Data Design
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Design.

Salary trend for Data Design in the UK

Data Design
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Design over the 6 months to 24 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Design in the UK

Data Design
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Design within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
UK excluding London +194 167 £75,000 +30.45% 18
England +209 157 £76,000 -1.94% 30
Work from Home +152 62 £74,038 +9.69% 8
South East +97 43 £85,000 +3.03% 6
North of England +103 36 £61,206 +1.59% 1
Midlands +77 34 £55,000 +74.60% 6
West Midlands +79 26 £55,000 +15.79% 6
London +141 22 £80,000 -9.86% 12
North West +71 20 £60,728 +0.79% 1
Scotland -8 16 £70,576 -
Yorkshire +109 15 £61,206 -
South West +34 15 £75,000 - 3
Wales +18 9 £52,956 -
Northern Ireland +32 8 - -
East Midlands +18 8 £65,000 +106.35%
East of England +49 6 £107,500 +69.29% 3
North East - 1 £61,206 -

Data Design
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 83 (42.56%) JBoss
1 83 (42.56%) Red Hat Fuse
2 4 (2.05%) Apache
3 3 (1.54%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.54%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.59%) Azure
2 31 (15.90%) Power Platform
3 30 (15.38%) Matillion
3 30 (15.38%) Snowflake
4 23 (11.79%) Serverless
5 6 (3.08%) AWS
6 4 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (2.05%) Boomi
6 4 (2.05%) GCP
6 4 (2.05%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (0.51%) Collibra
8 1 (0.51%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) Network Security
2 3 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (34.87%) Metadata
2 43 (22.05%) Data Lake
3 31 (15.90%) Power BI
4 26 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.64%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.64%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.10%) Big Data
7 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.56%) Metadata Repository
9 4 (2.05%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.54%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.54%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.54%) Data Hub
10 3 (1.54%) SAS EBI
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (42.56%) IntelliJ
2 5 (2.56%) ERwin
3 4 (2.05%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 87 (44.62%) Public Sector
2 50 (25.64%) Finance
3 41 (21.03%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (12.31%) Social Skills
5 9 (4.62%) Retail
6 7 (3.59%) Banking
6 7 (3.59%) Billing
7 4 (2.05%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (2.05%) Wearables
8 3 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 2 (1.03%) Legal
9 2 (1.03%) Police
10 1 (0.51%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Publishing
10 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (54.87%) Senior
2 87 (44.62%) Architect
3 81 (41.54%) Data Architect
4 61 (31.28%) Java Engineer
4 61 (31.28%) Java Software Engineer
4 61 (31.28%) Senior Java Engineer
4 61 (31.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 61 (31.28%) Senior Software Engineer
4 61 (31.28%) Software Engineer
5 27 (13.85%) Developer
6 26 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 22 (11.28%) Java Developer
7 22 (11.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 15 (7.69%) Senior Architect
9 15 (7.69%) Senior Data Architect
10 11 (5.64%) Lead
11 10 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.08%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (45.13%) REST
2 83 (42.56%) AngularJS
2 83 (42.56%) Hibernate
2 83 (42.56%) JPA
2 83 (42.56%) JSON
2 83 (42.56%) SOAP
2 83 (42.56%) Spring
2 83 (42.56%) Web Services
2 83 (42.56%) XML
2 83 (42.56%) XSD
3 70 (35.90%) Java EE
4 48 (24.62%) RESTful
5 8 (4.10%) Kafka
6 3 (1.54%) Apache NiFi
6 3 (1.54%) JDBC
6 3 (1.54%) ODBC
6 3 (1.54%) OLE DB
6 3 (1.54%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.03%) .NET
7 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.77%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.59%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.05%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.54%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.03%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.03%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.51%) Blog
7 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.51%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (0.51%) Life Science
7 1 (0.51%) Onboarding
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.54%) Linux
1 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (61.03%) Agile
2 94 (48.21%) Mentoring
3 88 (45.13%) Data Modelling
4 87 (44.62%) Collaborative Working
5 86 (44.10%) Actionable Insight
6 83 (42.56%) Front End Development
6 83 (42.56%) Software Engineering
6 83 (42.56%) User Experience
6 83 (42.56%) UX Design
7 72 (36.92%) Problem-Solving
8 71 (36.41%) Data Architecture
9 70 (35.90%) Analytics
10 54 (27.69%) Data Strategy
11 53 (27.18%) Data Management
12 41 (21.03%) ETL
12 41 (21.03%) Metadata Management
13 38 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (17.44%) Data Analysis
14 34 (17.44%) Data Pipeline
15 33 (16.92%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 83 (42.56%) Java
2 42 (21.54%) SQL
3 35 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.59%) Python
5 3 (1.54%) Bash
6 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 88 (45.13%) Security Cleared
2 87 (44.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.54%) Degree
4 2 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Certification
5 1 (0.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.51%) CCNP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.82%) GDPR
2 17 (8.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) Oozie
2 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (17.44%) Databricks
2 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.62%) SAP
4 5 (2.56%) Informatica
5 4 (2.05%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.05%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.54%) Google
6 3 (1.54%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.54%) Oracle
6 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.54%) Splunk
7 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.51%) Aderant
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco
7 1 (0.51%) Confluent
7 1 (0.51%) Intapp
7 1 (0.51%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.51%) Remedy