Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Migration
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 381 410
Rank change year-on-year +49 +29 +53
Permanent jobs citing Data Migration 1,085 521 1,107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.81% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 736 424 894
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,575 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,144 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +2.26%
75th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +5.26%

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 105,854 64,027 133,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.76% 92.78% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 72,195 51,873 106,459
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +20 888 £59,500 -0.83% 223
UK excluding London +14 512 £50,000 -13.04% 144
London -5 388 £72,500 +11.54% 89
Work from Home -41 258 £60,000 +20.00% 40
South East -65 155 £52,500 -17.32% 43
North of England +19 117 £47,500 +0.53% 33
Midlands -41 82 £49,500 -5.71% 24
East of England -13 77 £50,840 -21.78% 15
Yorkshire -20 66 £43,500 +2.35% 13
North West -17 49 £55,000 +10.00% 18
West Midlands -50 49 £62,000 +18.10% 18
Scotland -42 36 £55,000 +2.33% 12
South West -81 35 £48,750 +2.63% 12
East Midlands -19 33 £39,000 -67.50% 6
Wales -17 14 £52,500 -8.70% 4
Northern Ireland -32 6 £23,500 - 1
North East -22 2 £50,000 -8.26% 2

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1,085 (100.00%) Migration
2 444 (40.92%) SQL
3 307 (28.29%) Finance
4 282 (25.99%) Business Intelligence
5 275 (25.35%) ERP
6 257 (23.69%) ETL
7 246 (22.67%) Oracle
8 232 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
8 232 (21.38%) Azure
9 209 (19.26%) Microsoft
10 204 (18.80%) Social Skills
11 178 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
12 169 (15.58%) Project Management
13 156 (14.38%) Analytics
14 141 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 140 (12.90%) SAP
16 138 (12.72%) DevOps
17 132 (12.17%) Data Management
18 128 (11.80%) SQL Server
19 127 (11.71%) Project Delivery
19 127 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
20 126 (11.61%) Power Platform
20 126 (11.61%) Data Modelling
21 117 (10.78%) Power BI
22 116 (10.69%) Data Quality
23 111 (10.23%) Degree
24 107 (9.86%) Legacy Systems
25 106 (9.77%) AWS
26 104 (9.59%) Python
27 103 (9.49%) SaaS

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 70 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.32%) Apache Spark
3 18 (1.66%) Oracle Application Server
4 17 (1.57%) IIS
5 16 (1.47%) CMS
6 15 (1.38%) Documentum
7 12 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.11%) Confluence
7 12 (1.11%) SAS
8 10 (0.92%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (0.74%) WordPress
10 7 (0.65%) Apache
10 7 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
10 7 (0.65%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.55%) Apache Synapse
11 6 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 82 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.47%) Oracle Smart View
6 11 (1.01%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (5.16%) NetSuite
2 42 (3.87%) Oracle ERP
2 42 (3.87%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
5 27 (2.49%) Oracle Cash Management
5 27 (2.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 26 (2.40%) Oracle Receivables
7 25 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
8 23 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
11 14 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 11 (1.01%) SAP MDG
14 9 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HCM
15 5 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
15 5 (0.46%) SAP Business One
15 5 (0.46%) SAP SD
16 4 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 232 (21.38%) Azure
2 126 (11.61%) Power Platform
3 106 (9.77%) AWS
4 103 (9.49%) SaaS
5 99 (9.12%) Dynamics 365
6 51 (4.70%) Serverless
7 50 (4.61%) GCP
8 48 (4.42%) Azure Data Factory
9 45 (4.15%) Microsoft 365
10 39 (3.59%) Azure Functions
11 35 (3.23%) NuGet
12 32 (2.95%) Azure Service Fabric
12 32 (2.95%) Snowflake
13 31 (2.86%) Azure App Service
13 31 (2.86%) Azure Event Grid
13 31 (2.86%) Azure Service Bus
14 28 (2.58%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 21 (1.94%) IaaS
15 21 (1.94%) Veeva
16 18 (1.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.03%) Firewall
2 20 (1.84%) DHCP
3 16 (1.47%) VLAN
4 15 (1.38%) SAN
5 13 (1.20%) DNS
5 13 (1.20%) NAS
6 12 (1.11%) LAN
6 12 (1.11%) WAN
7 9 (0.83%) VPN
8 8 (0.74%) ADSL
8 8 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (0.74%) Internet
8 8 (0.74%) MPLS
8 8 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (0.46%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.46%) SMS
10 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.28%) VSAN
12 2 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
2 128 (11.80%) SQL Server
3 117 (10.78%) Power BI
4 89 (8.20%) Data Lake
5 79 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 70 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 61 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (5.16%) NoSQL
9 53 (4.88%) Tableau
10 51 (4.70%) Oracle ODI
11 42 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
12 40 (3.69%) Oracle Database
12 40 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (3.50%) Big Data
14 37 (3.41%) Relational Database
15 35 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 29 (2.67%) MySQL
17 28 (2.58%) SAP Data Services
18 23 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
19 22 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 52 (4.79%) Oracle APEX
3 45 (4.15%) JIRA
4 15 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 15 (1.38%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.29%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.29%) Subversion
6 13 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (1.11%) Selenium
8 9 (0.83%) Bitbucket
9 8 (0.74%) LSMW
9 8 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (0.65%) Artifactory
10 7 (0.65%) ClearCase
10 7 (0.65%) ClearQuest
10 7 (0.65%) Firebug
10 7 (0.65%) Redmine
10 7 (0.65%) SonarQube
10 7 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 307 (28.29%) Finance
2 204 (18.80%) Social Skills
3 103 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (6.64%) Marketing
5 54 (4.98%) Legal
6 47 (4.33%) Influencing Skills
7 43 (3.96%) Presentation Skills
8 42 (3.87%) Law
9 37 (3.41%) Retail
10 36 (3.32%) Manufacturing
11 33 (3.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 31 (2.86%) General Ledger
12 31 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 27 (2.49%) Telecoms
14 24 (2.21%) Billing
14 24 (2.21%) Public Sector
15 16 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
16 14 (1.29%) Advertising
16 14 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
17 12 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (17.14%) Analyst
2 180 (16.59%) Consultant
3 129 (11.89%) Architect
4 122 (11.24%) Developer
5 78 (7.19%) Data Engineer
6 72 (6.64%) Business Analyst
7 66 (6.08%) Project Manager
8 62 (5.71%) Data Analyst
9 56 (5.16%) Cloud Consultant
10 55 (5.07%) Data Manager
11 50 (4.61%) Oracle Consultant
12 45 (4.15%) Data Architect
13 42 (3.87%) Migration Analyst
14 41 (3.78%) Data Consultant
15 35 (3.23%) Data Migration Analyst
15 35 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
16 34 (3.13%) Data Migration Lead
17 31 (2.86%) Migration Consultant
18 30 (2.76%) Administrator
18 30 (2.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (8.85%) Web Services
2 78 (7.19%) .NET
3 51 (4.70%) XML
4 45 (4.15%) HTML
5 43 (3.96%) Middleware
6 38 (3.50%) JSON
7 36 (3.32%) Kafka
8 35 (3.23%) .NET Core
9 34 (3.13%) CSS
10 27 (2.49%) REST
11 25 (2.30%) EDI
12 22 (2.03%) SOAP
13 20 (1.84%) jQuery
13 20 (1.84%) RESTful
14 18 (1.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 15 (1.38%) ASP.NET
16 14 (1.29%) .NET Framework
17 12 (1.11%) LAMP
17 12 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
17 12 (1.11%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 107 (9.86%) Legacy Systems
2 61 (5.62%) Life Science
2 61 (5.62%) Management Information System
3 59 (5.44%) Data Structures
4 44 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (2.67%) Virtual Team
6 28 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (2.12%) User Experience
8 21 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
9 15 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.29%) Reference Data
11 13 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.83%) Biotechnology
15 8 (0.74%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.65%) LIMS
16 7 (0.65%) PMI
16 7 (0.65%) Private Cloud
17 6 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (4.42%) Windows
2 26 (2.40%) Linux
3 21 (1.94%) Windows Server
3 21 (1.94%) Windows Server 2019
4 20 (1.84%) Windows 10
5 18 (1.66%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.74%) Unix
7 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.46%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.092%) CentOS
10 1 (0.092%) Debian
10 1 (0.092%) Solaris
10 1 (0.092%) SUSE
10 1 (0.092%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,085 (100.00%) Migration
2 282 (25.99%) Business Intelligence
3 275 (25.35%) ERP
4 257 (23.69%) ETL
5 232 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (15.58%) Project Management
7 156 (14.38%) Analytics
8 141 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 138 (12.72%) DevOps
10 132 (12.17%) Data Management
11 127 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
11 127 (11.71%) Project Delivery
12 126 (11.61%) Data Modelling
13 103 (9.49%) Requirements Gathering
14 102 (9.40%) Business Analysis
15 90 (8.29%) Data Integration
16 89 (8.20%) Data Cleansing
17 87 (8.02%) Data Architecture
18 85 (7.83%) Data Mapping
19 82 (7.56%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 444 (40.92%) SQL
2 104 (9.59%) Python
3 83 (7.65%) PL/SQL
4 79 (7.28%) Java
5 76 (7.00%) C#
6 54 (4.98%) JavaScript
7 37 (3.41%) T-SQL
8 36 (3.32%) PowerShell
9 25 (2.30%) PHP
10 23 (2.12%) ABAP
11 21 (1.94%) R
12 19 (1.75%) C
13 18 (1.66%) Apex Code
14 17 (1.57%) VB
15 14 (1.29%) Scala
16 12 (1.11%) VBA
17 11 (1.01%) Go
18 5 (0.46%) C++
18 5 (0.46%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (10.23%) Degree
2 70 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 36 (3.32%) Oracle Certification
5 28 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (2.03%) ACCA
6 22 (2.03%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.84%) CIMA
8 18 (1.66%) PMI Certification
9 14 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (1.20%) AAT
10 13 (1.20%) ISEB
10 13 (1.20%) PMP
11 11 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.92%) CCNA
13 9 (0.83%) IIBA
14 8 (0.74%) MCSA
14 8 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.69%) Data Quality
2 42 (3.87%) GDPR
2 42 (3.87%) QA
3 19 (1.75%) PMO
4 11 (1.01%) SLA
5 6 (0.55%) GxP
6 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.37%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.28%) Good Clinical Practice
9 2 (0.18%) CDISC
10 1 (0.092%) PMBOK
System Software
1 48 (4.42%) Docker
2 40 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.55%) iptables
6 5 (0.46%) NFS
7 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.18%) HDFS
8 2 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.092%) KVM
9 1 (0.092%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.092%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 42 (3.87%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (0.92%) Ansible
3 10 (0.92%) Terraform
4 9 (0.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (0.65%) SCCM
6 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.37%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.28%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.28%) SCOM
7 3 (0.28%) Sysprep
7 3 (0.28%) WSUS
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.092%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.092%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 246 (22.67%) Oracle
2 209 (19.26%) Microsoft
3 140 (12.90%) SAP
4 74 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 52 (4.79%) Informatica
6 50 (4.61%) JD Edwards
7 46 (4.24%) Google
8 44 (4.06%) Databricks
9 25 (2.30%) VMware
10 19 (1.75%) IFS
11 18 (1.66%) IBM
11 18 (1.66%) Veeam
12 15 (1.38%) Cisco
13 14 (1.29%) OpenText
14 13 (1.20%) NetApp
14 13 (1.20%) Sage
15 12 (1.11%) Alteryx
16 11 (1.01%) Atlassian
16 11 (1.01%) SnapLogic
17 10 (0.92%) MuleSoft