Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Governance Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Data Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1212 1294
Rank change year-on-year +40 +82 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Governance Consultant 10 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 13
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £63,500 £37,964 £41,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £42,183 £56,500
% change year-on-year +65.95% -25.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Data Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Governance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant.

Salary trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
England +16 10 £70,000 -
UK excluding London +42 5 £70,000 +65.95%
London -6 5 £76,250 -7.58%
South East - 5 £70,000 -

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Data Governance Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Data Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 9 (90.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (70.00%) Data Management
3 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Informatica
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (20.00%) GDPR
6 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
2 7 (70.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (20.00%) Informatica