Period
to 15 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 6 months to 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Migration
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 311 371 392
Rank change year-on-year +60 +21 +55
Permanent jobs citing Data Migration 1,406 361 1,098
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.12% 0.75% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 922 285 861
10th Percentile £37,517 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £46,884 £40,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,900 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.55% - +2.26%
75th Percentile £76,250 £66,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.05% - -5.00%

Data Migration 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 117,828 44,634 127,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.20% 93.14% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78,267 37,220 101,550
10th Percentile £32,690 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in the UK

Data Migration
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Migration in the UK

Data Migration
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Migration over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Migration in the UK

Data Migration
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 Migration within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 2021. 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 +51 1,117 £62,500 +13.64% 181
UK excluding London +32 653 £57,500 +21.05% 114
London +14 511 £71,250 +16.33% 80
Work from Home +5 384 £62,000 +20.98% 56
North of England -12 167 £56,250 +44.23% 26
South East -85 155 £60,000 +14.29% 27
Midlands -48 120 £57,500 +15.00% 28
East of England -34 95 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North West -19 91 £62,500 +42.05% 16
West Midlands -52 79 £62,475 +16.23% 19
Yorkshire -53 75 £46,500 +24.00% 8
South West -56 62 £60,000 +50.00% 8
Scotland -51 57 £60,000 +9.09% 10
East Midlands -38 41 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Wales -42 11 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Northern Ireland -47 6 £23,500 -19.66% 3
North East -35 1 £50,000 +28.21% 2

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 1,406 (100.00%) Migration
2 477 (33.93%) SQL
3 388 (27.60%) Finance
4 374 (26.60%) Social Skills
5 344 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
6 333 (23.68%) ETL
7 294 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
8 279 (19.84%) Microsoft
9 277 (19.70%) Azure
10 276 (19.63%) Oracle
11 267 (18.99%) ERP
12 260 (18.49%) Project Management
13 249 (17.71%) SAP
14 229 (16.29%) Analytics
15 224 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
16 196 (13.94%) Data Management
16 196 (13.94%) Degree
17 187 (13.30%) Data Quality
18 181 (12.87%) Data Modelling
19 178 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
20 171 (12.16%) AWS
20 171 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
21 166 (11.81%) Project Delivery
22 165 (11.74%) Power Platform
23 163 (11.59%) SQL Server
24 152 (10.81%) DevOps
24 152 (10.81%) Requirements Gathering
25 149 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
26 148 (10.53%) Data Governance
26 148 (10.53%) Dynamics 365

Data Migration
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
1 121 (8.61%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 29 (2.06%) Documentum
4 28 (1.99%) CMS
5 27 (1.92%) IIS
6 18 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
7 15 (1.07%) Confluence
8 12 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
9 9 (0.64%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.64%) WordPress
10 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.43%) Appian
12 6 (0.43%) nginx
12 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.36%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 84 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
4 24 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 68 (4.84%) SAP S/4HANA
2 66 (4.69%) NetSuite
3 52 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 48 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
5 30 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
6 25 (1.78%) SAP MDG
7 21 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
8 20 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
9 19 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
9 19 (1.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 15 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
11 14 (1.00%) Oracle Utilities
11 14 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
12 13 (0.92%) SAP Business One
13 12 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
14 11 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
15 10 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
16 9 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 9 (0.64%) SAP SD
17 8 (0.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 277 (19.70%) Azure
2 171 (12.16%) AWS
3 165 (11.74%) Power Platform
4 148 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
5 107 (7.61%) SaaS
6 73 (5.19%) Microsoft 365
7 67 (4.77%) GCP
8 57 (4.05%) Azure Data Factory
9 47 (3.34%) Veeva
10 46 (3.27%) Snowflake
11 36 (2.56%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 31 (2.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 29 (2.06%) Serverless
14 23 (1.64%) Force.com
14 23 (1.64%) Power Automate
15 21 (1.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 20 (1.42%) Google Analytics
16 20 (1.42%) Smartsheet
17 17 (1.21%) Azure Functions
17 17 (1.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.06%) Firewall
2 21 (1.49%) DHCP
3 17 (1.21%) DNS
4 16 (1.14%) NAS
4 16 (1.14%) VLAN
4 16 (1.14%) WAN
5 15 (1.07%) LAN
6 14 (1.00%) SAN
7 11 (0.78%) ADSL
7 11 (0.78%) Internet
7 11 (0.78%) MPLS
8 10 (0.71%) VPN
9 9 (0.64%) WebEx
10 7 (0.50%) iSCSI
11 6 (0.43%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.36%) Skype
12 5 (0.36%) VSAN
13 4 (0.28%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
2 163 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 144 (10.24%) Power BI
4 89 (6.33%) Data Lake
5 85 (6.05%) Tableau
6 82 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (3.84%) Big Data
9 52 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
10 47 (3.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 46 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
12 45 (3.20%) Oracle Database
13 41 (2.92%) SAP Data Services
14 40 (2.84%) Relational Database
15 38 (2.70%) SAP HANA
16 35 (2.49%) NoSQL
16 35 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (2.35%) Hadoop
17 33 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 31 (2.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 74 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 52 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
3 48 (3.41%) JIRA
4 27 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.28%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.14%) LSMW
7 11 (0.78%) MorphX
7 11 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (0.71%) Selenium
9 9 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.57%) Subversion
11 7 (0.50%) Artifactory
11 7 (0.50%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.50%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.50%) ClearQuest
11 7 (0.50%) Maven
11 7 (0.50%) Redmine
11 7 (0.50%) SonarQube
General
1 388 (27.60%) Finance
2 374 (26.60%) Social Skills
3 178 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (7.75%) Marketing
5 98 (6.97%) Law
6 66 (4.69%) Legal
7 65 (4.62%) Retail
8 53 (3.77%) Manufacturing
9 49 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 45 (3.20%) Billing
10 45 (3.20%) Presentation Skills
11 43 (3.06%) Public Sector
12 42 (2.99%) Influencing Skills
13 36 (2.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 27 (1.92%) Banking
15 24 (1.71%) Organisational Skills
16 21 (1.49%) Publishing
17 19 (1.35%) Advertising
17 19 (1.35%) General Ledger
18 18 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 249 (17.71%) Consultant
2 244 (17.35%) Analyst
3 184 (13.09%) Architect
4 139 (9.89%) Project Manager
5 128 (9.10%) Developer
6 110 (7.82%) Data Engineer
7 99 (7.04%) Data Analyst
8 93 (6.61%) Data Manager
9 75 (5.33%) Data Architect
10 74 (5.26%) Business Analyst
11 62 (4.41%) Data Consultant
12 60 (4.27%) Senior Manager
13 51 (3.63%) Senior Consultant
14 49 (3.49%) Migration Consultant
15 47 (3.34%) Technical Architect
16 45 (3.20%) Migration Analyst
17 44 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
18 42 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
19 41 (2.92%) Data Migration Consultant
20 40 (2.84%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.69%) Web Services
2 85 (6.05%) XML
3 70 (4.98%) .NET
4 61 (4.34%) HTML
5 49 (3.49%) Kafka
6 47 (3.34%) JSON
7 37 (2.63%) Middleware
8 34 (2.42%) EDI
9 32 (2.28%) CSS
10 31 (2.20%) REST
11 24 (1.71%) SOAP
12 18 (1.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 16 (1.14%) .NET Framework
13 16 (1.14%) ASP.NET
13 16 (1.14%) SAP Fiori
13 16 (1.14%) YAML
14 15 (1.07%) jQuery
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Fusion
15 14 (1.00%) RESTful
16 12 (0.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.33%) Life Science
2 99 (7.04%) Legacy Systems
3 94 (6.69%) Management Information System
4 84 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 59 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 42 (2.99%) User Experience
7 41 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
8 35 (2.49%) Virtual Team
9 28 (1.99%) LIMS
10 24 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.64%) Data Centre
12 21 (1.49%) Reference Data
13 18 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (1.07%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.07%) Public Cloud
15 14 (1.00%) Replication
16 12 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
17 11 (0.78%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.78%) e-Health
17 11 (0.78%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 73 (5.19%) Windows
2 40 (2.84%) Linux
3 34 (2.42%) Windows Server
4 33 (2.35%) Windows 10
5 23 (1.64%) Windows Server 2019
6 22 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 21 (1.49%) Unix
8 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.21%) Android
10 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.14%) CentOS
11 2 (0.14%) Debian
11 2 (0.14%) Solaris
11 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.071%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.071%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,406 (100.00%) Migration
2 344 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (23.68%) ETL
4 294 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
5 267 (18.99%) ERP
6 260 (18.49%) Project Management
7 229 (16.29%) Analytics
8 196 (13.94%) Data Management
9 181 (12.87%) Data Modelling
10 171 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
11 166 (11.81%) Project Delivery
12 152 (10.81%) DevOps
12 152 (10.81%) Requirements Gathering
13 149 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 148 (10.53%) Data Governance
15 122 (8.68%) Data Architecture
16 121 (8.61%) Business Analysis
17 119 (8.46%) Mentoring
18 111 (7.89%) Data Mapping
19 110 (7.82%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 477 (33.93%) SQL
2 147 (10.46%) Python
3 92 (6.54%) Java
4 79 (5.62%) JavaScript
5 75 (5.33%) C#
6 49 (3.49%) PL/SQL
7 46 (3.27%) PowerShell
8 38 (2.70%) ABAP
9 36 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 29 (2.06%) C
11 20 (1.42%) Apex Code
12 19 (1.35%) R
13 17 (1.21%) PHP
14 14 (1.00%) VB
14 14 (1.00%) VBA
15 11 (0.78%) X++
16 10 (0.71%) ActionScript
16 10 (0.71%) ActionScript 2.0
16 10 (0.71%) Scala
16 10 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (13.94%) Degree
2 79 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 38 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 32 (2.28%) PMP
6 30 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 24 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
10 18 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
11 17 (1.21%) ACCA
11 17 (1.21%) CIMA
11 17 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (1.14%) MCSA
13 14 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (0.85%) AAT
14 12 (0.85%) ISEB
15 11 (0.78%) MCSE
16 10 (0.71%) IIBA
17 8 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (13.30%) Data Quality
2 76 (5.41%) QA
3 46 (3.27%) GDPR
4 23 (1.64%) SLA
5 18 (1.28%) PMO
6 12 (0.85%) GxP
7 11 (0.78%) Good Clinical Practice
7 11 (0.78%) HL7
8 7 (0.50%) Accessibility
9 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.14%) CDISC
10 2 (0.14%) IFRS
11 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.21%) Docker
4 14 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.50%) NFS
6 6 (0.43%) iptables
7 5 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 2 (0.14%) KVM
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.071%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (2.28%) Kubernetes
2 24 (1.71%) Terraform
3 22 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
4 16 (1.14%) Grafana
5 13 (0.92%) Oracle EDQ
6 11 (0.78%) Ansible
7 9 (0.64%) SCCM
8 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 5 (0.36%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.36%) SCOM
11 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
13 1 (0.071%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 1 (0.071%) HP ALM
13 1 (0.071%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 279 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 276 (19.63%) Oracle
3 249 (17.71%) SAP
4 107 (7.61%) Salesforce.com
5 78 (5.55%) Informatica
6 62 (4.41%) Google
7 54 (3.84%) Databricks
8 47 (3.34%) JD Edwards
9 41 (2.92%) IBM
10 28 (1.99%) OpenText
11 26 (1.85%) VMware
12 22 (1.56%) Talend
13 18 (1.28%) Veeam
14 17 (1.21%) Alteryx
14 17 (1.21%) Cognos
15 16 (1.14%) Dell
15 16 (1.14%) Dynatrace
16 15 (1.07%) IFS
16 15 (1.07%) Sage
16 15 (1.07%) SnapLogic