Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 618 644
Rank change year-on-year +68 +26 +62
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 827 750 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 594 577 587
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%

Data Governance 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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157359 171111 192913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.96% 89.17% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123907 142468 158541
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in the UK

Data Governance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Governance in the UK

Data Governance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Governance in the UK

Data Governance
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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 +99 794 £62,500 - 59
London +66 480 £68,750 -5.17% 28
UK excluding London +47 335 £52,500 -4.55% 31
South East +49 104 £55,000 - 11
North of England +54 102 £53,750 -3.59% 10
North West +30 55 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Yorkshire +43 44 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Midlands +21 42 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South West +26 34 £45,000 +1.69% 6
West Midlands +20 30 £42,500 - 2
East of England +10 28 £57,500 -4.17%
Scotland -27 18 £42,500 -22.73%
East Midlands +35 14 £49,875 -9.32% 2
Wales +20 8 £40,000 -3.61%
North East +15 3 £65,000 -25.71% 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Data Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 378 (45.71%) Data Quality
2 353 (42.68%) Data Management
3 301 (36.40%) Data Modelling
4 300 (36.28%) Finance
5 282 (34.10%) Business Intelligence
6 259 (31.32%) Analytics
7 234 (28.30%) SQL
8 189 (22.85%) Data Architecture
9 182 (22.01%) Data Warehouse
10 163 (19.71%) ETL
11 162 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
12 157 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
13 136 (16.44%) Data Analysis
14 128 (15.48%) Retail
15 116 (14.03%) Visualisation
16 114 (13.78%) Banking
17 112 (13.54%) Management Information System
18 108 (13.06%) SQL Server
19 107 (12.94%) Master Data Management
20 106 (12.82%) Microsoft
21 103 (12.45%) Big Data
22 102 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
23 97 (11.73%) Oracle
23 97 (11.73%) Data Analytics
24 94 (11.37%) Asset Management
25 89 (10.76%) GDPR
26 88 (10.64%) Tableau
27 86 (10.40%) Data Integration
27 86 (10.40%) SAP
28 83 (10.04%) Project Management

Data Governance
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 64 (7.74%) SAS
2 35 (4.23%) Apache Spark
3 24 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.33%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.60%) CMS
5 5 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.36%) Confluence
7 2 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (5.20%) MS Visio
3 42 (5.08%) SPSS
4 25 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (1.09%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (2.30%) SAP MDG
2 9 (1.09%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.73%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.60%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.48%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.36%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 2 (0.24%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.33%) SaaS
4 9 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.97%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 8 (0.97%) PaaS
6 6 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.48%) IaaS
8 4 (0.48%) Office 365
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.36%) BlueKai
9 3 (0.36%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.12%) Force.com
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.11%) Intranet
2 5 (0.60%) Firewall
3 4 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.24%) DHCP
4 2 (0.24%) DMZ
4 2 (0.24%) LAN
4 2 (0.24%) Skype
4 2 (0.24%) SSL
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.24%) VoIP
4 2 (0.24%) VPN
4 2 (0.24%) WAN
4 2 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.12%) IPsec
5 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (22.01%) Data Warehouse
2 108 (13.06%) SQL Server
3 103 (12.45%) Big Data
4 77 (9.31%) QlikView
5 66 (7.98%) Hadoop
6 64 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (7.13%) Power BI
8 52 (6.29%) Relational Database
9 46 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 43 (5.20%) NoSQL
11 42 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
11 42 (5.08%) Spotfire
12 36 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (4.23%) Data Mining
14 22 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 22 (2.66%) OLAP
15 20 (2.42%) Data Lake
16 19 (2.30%) Qlik Sense
16 19 (2.30%) SAP BW
17 18 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (3.75%) MagicDraw
1 31 (3.75%) Toad
1 31 (3.75%) XMLSpy
2 24 (2.90%) ERwin
3 21 (2.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.36%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.36%) JIRA
6 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.12%) LSMW
General
1 300 (36.28%) Finance
2 128 (15.48%) Retail
3 114 (13.78%) Banking
4 71 (8.59%) Investment Banking
5 58 (7.01%) Retail Banking
6 48 (5.80%) Marketing
7 40 (4.84%) Legal
8 32 (3.87%) Telecoms
9 25 (3.02%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.81%) Electronics
11 11 (1.33%) Publishing
12 10 (1.21%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.09%) Advertising
13 9 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.85%) German Language
15 6 (0.73%) Games
16 5 (0.60%) Front Office
17 4 (0.48%) Law
18 2 (0.24%) Back Office
18 2 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (20.19%) Analyst
2 166 (20.07%) Architect
3 152 (18.38%) Data Architect
4 115 (13.91%) Data Analyst
5 89 (10.76%) Data Manager
6 82 (9.92%) Developer
7 61 (7.38%) Consultant
8 46 (5.56%) Data Consultant
9 39 (4.72%) Governance Analyst
10 38 (4.59%) Data Governance Analyst
10 38 (4.59%) Data Governance Manager
10 38 (4.59%) Governance Manager
11 35 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 32 (3.87%) Data Modeller
13 31 (3.75%) Messaging Specialist
14 30 (3.63%) Technical Leader
15 29 (3.51%) Data Quality Analyst
16 27 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 26 (3.14%) Data Business Analyst
18 25 (3.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (7.50%) XML
2 40 (4.84%) .NET
3 35 (4.23%) FIX Protocol
3 35 (4.23%) FpML
4 34 (4.11%) Web Services
5 31 (3.75%) XML Schema
6 21 (2.54%) HTML
7 15 (1.81%) REST
7 15 (1.81%) SOAP
8 11 (1.33%) JSON
9 10 (1.21%) XML Messaging
10 9 (1.09%) D3.js
11 7 (0.85%) CSS
12 6 (0.73%) Kafka
13 5 (0.60%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.60%) Flask
13 5 (0.60%) HTML5
13 5 (0.60%) Middleware
13 5 (0.60%) React
13 5 (0.60%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 157 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (13.54%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.96%) Reference Data
4 37 (4.47%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.63%) Data Structures
6 29 (3.51%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.18%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.18%) Life Science
7 18 (2.18%) Taxonomies
8 15 (1.81%) User Experience
9 13 (1.57%) Social Media
10 12 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.21%) Marketing Technology
12 9 (1.09%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.09%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.09%) Social Network
13 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.73%) Reinsurance
15 5 (0.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.97%) Windows
2 6 (0.73%) Linux
3 5 (0.60%) Ubuntu
3 5 (0.60%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.36%) Unix
5 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (42.68%) Data Management
2 301 (36.40%) Data Modelling
3 282 (34.10%) Business Intelligence
4 259 (31.32%) Analytics
5 189 (22.85%) Data Architecture
6 163 (19.71%) ETL
7 162 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
8 136 (16.44%) Data Analysis
9 116 (14.03%) Visualisation
10 107 (12.94%) Master Data Management
11 102 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 97 (11.73%) Data Analytics
13 94 (11.37%) Asset Management
14 86 (10.40%) Data Integration
15 83 (10.04%) Project Management
16 82 (9.92%) Business Analysis
17 73 (8.83%) Change Management
18 68 (8.22%) Information Security
19 66 (7.98%) Data Strategy
19 66 (7.98%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 234 (28.30%) SQL
2 53 (6.41%) R
3 48 (5.80%) Python
4 39 (4.72%) C#
5 20 (2.42%) C
6 18 (2.18%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.57%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.45%) C++
9 10 (1.21%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.21%) VBA
10 9 (1.09%) Java
11 8 (0.97%) Scala
12 5 (0.60%) Julia
13 3 (0.36%) COBOL
13 3 (0.36%) Perl
14 2 (0.24%) ABAP
14 2 (0.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.24%) VB
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (9.31%) Degree
2 18 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.81%) ISEB
5 7 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.60%) CISA
6 5 (0.60%) CISSP
6 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.60%) PhD
6 5 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.48%) CISM
7 4 (0.48%) HNC
7 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.36%) MCSA
8 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.24%) ACCA
9 2 (0.24%) CIMA
9 2 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (45.71%) Data Quality
2 89 (10.76%) GDPR
3 62 (7.50%) QA
4 34 (4.11%) ISO 20022
5 15 (1.81%) Solvency II
6 14 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (1.57%) MiFID
8 8 (0.97%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.85%) CRD IV
9 7 (0.85%) EMIR
10 6 (0.73%) PMO
11 5 (0.60%) GxP
12 2 (0.24%) COBIT
12 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.12%) BS25999
13 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.12%) IFRS
13 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 7 (0.85%) HDFS
2 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.36%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (0.60%) Ansible
2 3 (0.36%) Nagios
2 3 (0.36%) Oozie
3 2 (0.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.12%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 106 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 97 (11.73%) Oracle
3 88 (10.64%) Tableau
4 86 (10.40%) SAP
5 66 (7.98%) Informatica
6 28 (3.39%) Cloudera
6 28 (3.39%) IBM
7 24 (2.90%) Ab Initio
8 23 (2.78%) Cognizant
9 22 (2.66%) Teradata
10 21 (2.54%) Talend
11 19 (2.30%) MapR
12 16 (1.93%) Cognos
12 16 (1.93%) Sybase
13 14 (1.69%) Alteryx
13 14 (1.69%) Hortonworks
14 12 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (1.09%) Marketo
17 7 (0.85%) Pardot