Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Migration
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 303 357 389
Rank change year-on-year +54 +32 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Migration 1,461 516 983
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.14% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.88% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 892 363 713
10th Percentile £39,750 £33,750 £29,750
25th Percentile £46,696 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.10% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -14.29%

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 120,414 58,914 116,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.03% 93.10% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78,049 48,002 93,468
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England +53 1,164 £62,500 +19.05% 185
UK excluding London +55 701 £60,000 +26.32% 131
London +15 534 £67,000 +3.08% 73
Work from Home +34 364 £60,000 +11.63% 35
South East -27 177 £60,000 +30.17% 46
North of England -17 166 £57,500 +27.78% 28
Midlands -33 119 £58,000 +10.48% 20
East of England -2 98 £62,500 -3.85% 9
North West -28 97 £65,000 +36.84% 16
Scotland -15 83 £60,000 +9.09% 17
West Midlands -38 75 £57,500 - 15
Yorkshire -37 63 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South West -7 61 £60,000 +50.00% 9
East Midlands -40 44 £60,250 +54.49% 5
Wales -46 7 £65,000 +30.00% 3
North East -26 6 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Northern Ireland -38 4 £65,000 +176.60%

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 1,461 (100.00%) Migration
2 467 (31.96%) Social Skills
3 460 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
4 418 (28.61%) SQL
5 356 (24.37%) Finance
6 340 (23.27%) Microsoft
7 292 (19.99%) Project Management
8 274 (18.75%) Azure
9 270 (18.48%) ETL
10 265 (18.14%) Business Intelligence
11 260 (17.80%) Oracle
12 251 (17.18%) AWS
13 249 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
14 236 (16.15%) Analytics
15 232 (15.88%) Data Modelling
16 226 (15.47%) Problem-Solving
17 219 (14.99%) Degree
18 204 (13.96%) SAP
19 202 (13.83%) SQL Server
20 201 (13.76%) Project Delivery
21 190 (13.00%) Data Management
22 183 (12.53%) ERP
23 174 (11.91%) Data Quality
24 172 (11.77%) Data Warehouse
24 172 (11.77%) Requirements Gathering
25 165 (11.29%) DevOps
26 157 (10.75%) Computer Science
27 151 (10.34%) Python
27 151 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
28 140 (9.58%) Salesforce.com

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
1 118 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.40%) Apache Spark
3 27 (1.85%) CMS
4 23 (1.57%) Documentum
4 23 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.30%) IIS
6 18 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (0.75%) Confluence
8 10 (0.68%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.34%) SAS
12 4 (0.27%) Appian
12 4 (0.27%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.27%) WordPress
13 3 (0.21%) Apache
13 3 (0.21%) nginx
13 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 88 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 62 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (3.15%) NetSuite
3 44 (3.01%) SAP S/4HANA
4 37 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
6 20 (1.37%) SAP MDG
7 17 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (0.96%) Oracle Utilities
8 14 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
9 13 (0.89%) SAP Business One
10 12 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
12 9 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (0.62%) SAP FI
13 7 (0.48%) SAP HR
13 7 (0.48%) SAP R/3
14 6 (0.41%) Shopify
14 6 (0.41%) TrackWise
15 5 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 274 (18.75%) Azure
2 251 (17.18%) AWS
3 138 (9.45%) Dynamics 365
4 137 (9.38%) Power Platform
5 128 (8.76%) SaaS
6 78 (5.34%) GCP
7 70 (4.79%) Microsoft 365
8 52 (3.56%) Azure Data Factory
8 52 (3.56%) Veeva
9 38 (2.60%) OpenShift
10 34 (2.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 33 (2.26%) Snowflake
12 31 (2.12%) Force.com
13 29 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 29 (1.98%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 28 (1.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 25 (1.71%) PowerApps
16 24 (1.64%) PaaS
17 22 (1.51%) Serverless
18 20 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.12%) Firewall
2 17 (1.16%) VPN
3 14 (0.96%) WebEx
4 12 (0.82%) DHCP
4 12 (0.82%) WAN
5 11 (0.75%) LAN
5 11 (0.75%) SAN
5 11 (0.75%) VLAN
6 10 (0.68%) DNS
7 9 (0.62%) GoToMeeting
7 9 (0.62%) Modbus
7 9 (0.62%) NAS
7 9 (0.62%) SNMP
8 8 (0.55%) Internet
9 7 (0.48%) InfiniBand
10 5 (0.34%) Skype
11 4 (0.27%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.27%) MPLS
11 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.77%) Data Warehouse
3 128 (8.76%) Big Data
4 118 (8.08%) Power BI
5 107 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 65 (4.45%) Tableau
8 52 (3.56%) Data Lake
8 52 (3.56%) Relational Database
9 46 (3.15%) Metadata
10 45 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
11 43 (2.94%) Oracle Database
12 41 (2.81%) NoSQL
13 38 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 35 (2.40%) MySQL
15 34 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (2.05%) Electronic Patient Records
16 30 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 29 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
18 28 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 72 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 56 (3.83%) JIRA
3 54 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.44%) Subversion
5 15 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
6 14 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 13 (0.89%) Selenium
7 13 (0.89%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.82%) SoapUI
9 10 (0.68%) JUnit
9 10 (0.68%) MorphX
10 9 (0.62%) LSMW
10 9 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.55%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.55%) Maven
12 6 (0.41%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.41%) RStudio
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.41%) TestNG
General
1 467 (31.96%) Social Skills
2 356 (24.37%) Finance
3 249 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (8.62%) Marketing
5 94 (6.43%) Law
6 89 (6.09%) Retail
7 83 (5.68%) Public Sector
8 65 (4.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 54 (3.70%) Billing
10 50 (3.42%) Manufacturing
11 49 (3.35%) Presentation Skills
12 42 (2.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 28 (1.92%) Banking
13 28 (1.92%) Legal
14 22 (1.51%) Advertising
14 22 (1.51%) Organisational Skills
15 20 (1.37%) Publishing
16 17 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
17 15 (1.03%) Telecoms
18 11 (0.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 276 (18.89%) Consultant
2 239 (16.36%) Analyst
3 223 (15.26%) Architect
4 158 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 124 (8.49%) Developer
6 109 (7.46%) Data Analyst
7 90 (6.16%) Data Engineer
8 84 (5.75%) Data Architect
9 79 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
10 72 (4.93%) Data Manager
11 64 (4.38%) Business Analyst
11 64 (4.38%) Senior Manager
12 58 (3.97%) IT Manager
13 55 (3.76%) Data Consultant
14 52 (3.56%) Senior Consultant
15 50 (3.42%) Technical Architect
16 47 (3.22%) Senior Project Manager
17 46 (3.15%) Technical Consultant
18 43 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
19 42 (2.87%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (5.95%) .NET
2 81 (5.54%) JSON
3 62 (4.24%) HTML
4 60 (4.11%) XML
5 52 (3.56%) Kafka
6 48 (3.29%) React
7 43 (2.94%) Visualforce
8 41 (2.81%) Web Services
9 38 (2.60%) Swagger
10 37 (2.53%) CSS
11 28 (1.92%) ASP.NET
11 28 (1.92%) SOAP
12 27 (1.85%) REST
13 18 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (1.16%) Node.js
15 15 (1.03%) EDI
15 15 (1.03%) RESTful
16 14 (0.96%) Middleware
17 13 (0.89%) jQuery
17 13 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.30%) Life Science
2 89 (6.09%) Management Information System
3 68 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 63 (4.31%) Legacy Systems
5 48 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 43 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 41 (2.81%) User Experience
8 39 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (2.53%) LIMS
10 34 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
11 27 (1.85%) Pharmacovigilance
12 25 (1.71%) Cloud Native
13 24 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
14 22 (1.51%) e-Health
14 22 (1.51%) PACS
15 21 (1.44%) Reinsurance
16 16 (1.10%) Algorithms
17 15 (1.03%) Public Cloud
17 15 (1.03%) Reference Data
18 14 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 85 (5.82%) Windows
2 56 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 33 (2.26%) Linux
4 23 (1.57%) Windows 10
5 22 (1.51%) Unix
6 18 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 17 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (0.62%) Android
9 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) Debian
10 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.068%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.068%) Solaris
11 1 (0.068%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,461 (100.00%) Migration
2 460 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (19.99%) Project Management
4 270 (18.48%) ETL
5 265 (18.14%) Business Intelligence
6 236 (16.15%) Analytics
7 232 (15.88%) Data Modelling
8 226 (15.47%) Problem-Solving
9 201 (13.76%) Project Delivery
10 190 (13.00%) Data Management
11 183 (12.53%) ERP
12 172 (11.77%) Requirements Gathering
13 165 (11.29%) DevOps
14 157 (10.75%) Computer Science
15 151 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 125 (8.56%) Data Governance
17 122 (8.35%) Presales
18 117 (8.01%) CRM
19 112 (7.67%) Data Integration
20 110 (7.53%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 418 (28.61%) SQL
2 151 (10.34%) Python
3 139 (9.51%) C#
4 123 (8.42%) Java
5 77 (5.27%) JavaScript
6 76 (5.20%) T-SQL
7 51 (3.49%) Apex Code
8 39 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 36 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.05%) C
11 25 (1.71%) ABAP
12 17 (1.16%) PHP
13 16 (1.10%) Bash
13 16 (1.10%) R
13 16 (1.10%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.10%) SOQL
14 12 (0.82%) Perl
15 11 (0.75%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.68%) Groovy
16 10 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 219 (14.99%) Degree
2 106 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 79 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 45 (3.08%) PMP
5 39 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 35 (2.40%) PMI Certification
7 25 (1.71%) MCSA
8 23 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 17 (1.16%) DV Cleared
11 15 (1.03%) AAT
12 13 (0.89%) ACCA
13 12 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
13 12 (0.82%) CIMA
14 10 (0.68%) MCSE
14 10 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.48%) IIBA
15 7 (0.48%) ISEB
15 7 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (11.91%) Data Quality
2 92 (6.30%) QA
3 32 (2.19%) GDPR
4 22 (1.51%) HL7
5 18 (1.23%) SLA
6 15 (1.03%) PMO
7 13 (0.89%) GxP
7 13 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.75%) Good Clinical Practice
9 8 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.34%) Accessibility
10 5 (0.34%) IFRS
11 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.068%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.068%) NIST
13 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (3.97%) Docker
2 52 (3.56%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.48%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 6 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.27%) NFS
7 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.21%) KVM
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.068%) iptables
9 1 (0.068%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 86 (5.89%) Kubernetes
2 49 (3.35%) Terraform
3 45 (3.08%) Ansible
4 32 (2.19%) Grafana
5 17 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (0.82%) Kibana
7 10 (0.68%) Consul
7 10 (0.68%) Packer
8 9 (0.62%) Oracle EDQ
8 9 (0.62%) SCCM
9 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.27%) Nagios
10 4 (0.27%) SCOM
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 340 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 260 (17.80%) Oracle
3 204 (13.96%) SAP
4 140 (9.58%) Salesforce.com
5 73 (5.00%) Informatica
6 59 (4.04%) Google
7 41 (2.81%) IBM
8 39 (2.67%) Databricks
9 30 (2.05%) JD Edwards
10 28 (1.92%) Dynatrace
11 24 (1.64%) Talend
12 23 (1.57%) OpenText
13 22 (1.51%) VMware
14 18 (1.23%) Sitecore
15 14 (0.96%) Cognos
15 14 (0.96%) Workday
16 13 (0.89%) Cisco
17 12 (0.82%) Facebook
18 11 (0.75%) Conga
18 11 (0.75%) LabWare