Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Governance Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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 Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1184 1284
Rank change year-on-year +23 +100 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Governance Manager 50 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.021% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 24
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £45,625 £41,250 £46,950
90th Percentile £91,250 £77,500 £82,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +20.00%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Manager in the UK

Data Governance Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Governance Manager in the UK

Data Governance Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Governance Manager in the UK

Data Governance Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +56 50 £57,500 +4.55% 6
UK excluding London +65 37 £57,500 +15.00% 2
North of England +23 19 £57,500 +3.14% 2
South East +62 15 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire +27 13 £57,500 +1.77% 2
London +2 13 £70,000 +3.70% 4
North West -14 6 £55,000 -
Midlands +32 1 £65,000 +62.50%
West Midlands +17 1 £65,000 +44.44%
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Data Governance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Data Governance Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 44 (88.00%) Data Governance
2 33 (66.00%) Data Management
3 30 (60.00%) Data Quality
4 19 (38.00%) Finance
5 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (24.00%) Retail
7 11 (22.00%) Programme Management
7 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
7 11 (22.00%) Data Protection
7 11 (22.00%) GDPR
8 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (18.00%) Quality Management
9 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.00%) Marketing
11 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
11 7 (14.00%) Information Security
11 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.00%) SAP
11 7 (14.00%) Electronics
12 6 (12.00%) Legal
12 6 (12.00%) Data Architecture
13 5 (10.00%) Reference Data
13 5 (10.00%) Information Management
14 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
14 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Management
14 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
14 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
14 4 (8.00%) SQL
14 4 (8.00%) SQL Server

Data Governance Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (4.00%) MS Access
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Retail
3 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (16.00%) Marketing
5 7 (14.00%) Electronics
5 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (12.00%) Legal
7 2 (4.00%) Banking
7 2 (4.00%) Law
7 2 (4.00%) Publishing
8 1 (2.00%) Advertising
8 1 (2.00%) Games
8 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.00%) PMI
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Data Governance
2 33 (66.00%) Data Management
3 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.00%) Data Protection
4 11 (22.00%) Programme Management
5 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.00%) Quality Management
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (14.00%) Information Security
8 6 (12.00%) Data Architecture
9 5 (10.00%) Information Management
10 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Management
10 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (6.00%) Analytics
11 3 (6.00%) Information Governance
11 3 (6.00%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 11 (22.00%) GDPR
3 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint