Period
to 15 April 2021

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

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 149 158
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 1,942 2,608 3,325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.32% 2.32% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.52% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 2,037 2,543
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,400 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% -2.44% +11.82%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £92,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,550 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Modelling 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 77,351 103,606 137,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.48% 92.16% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59,501 83,213 109,234
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £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 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Modelling over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
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 Modelling within the UK over the 6 months to 15 April 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 +1 1,685 £60,000 -3.23% 335
UK excluding London +19 970 £50,550 -8.09% 186
London -21 803 £67,500 -3.57% 158
Work from Home +6 416 £62,500 +4.17% 68
North of England +15 239 £51,859 +0.70% 53
South East -7 227 £52,500 -12.50% 44
South West +49 149 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Midlands +3 143 £57,500 +21.05% 32
North West -1 110 £55,500 +3.75% 23
Yorkshire +30 106 £52,500 +10.53% 18
West Midlands +2 99 £60,000 +26.32% 24
Scotland +35 89 £52,500 +16.67% 15
East of England +14 75 £45,000 -33.33% 19
Wales +53 46 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East Midlands +24 44 £52,500 +5.00% 7
North East +9 23 £41,695 -23.73% 12
Northern Ireland +1 5 £35,000 -3.45%

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, IT jobs citing Data Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 1,108 (57.05%) SQL
2 881 (45.37%) Business Intelligence
3 696 (35.84%) Analytics
4 692 (35.63%) Azure
5 687 (35.38%) Data Warehouse
6 618 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 602 (31.00%) ETL
8 586 (30.18%) Python
9 581 (29.92%) Power Platform
10 565 (29.09%) Power BI
11 429 (22.09%) Finance
12 418 (21.52%) SQL Server
13 413 (21.27%) AWS
13 413 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
14 410 (21.11%) Visualisation
15 354 (18.23%) Microsoft
16 304 (15.65%) Data Architecture
17 301 (15.50%) Data Analysis
18 297 (15.29%) DevOps
19 282 (14.52%) Data Management
20 280 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
21 270 (13.90%) Big Data
22 269 (13.85%) Data Science
23 262 (13.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 241 (12.41%) Degree
25 235 (12.10%) Azure Data Factory
26 228 (11.74%) Data Lake
27 223 (11.48%) Tableau
28 219 (11.28%) Java
29 218 (11.23%) Data Quality

Data Modelling
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
1 133 (6.85%) Apache Spark
2 71 (3.66%) Apache
3 43 (2.21%) Apache Airflow
4 35 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 33 (1.70%) Confluence
6 26 (1.34%) SAS
7 17 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.46%) Jupyter
9 8 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.26%) Apache Synapse
11 5 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.21%) JBoss
13 3 (0.15%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.15%) Liferay
13 3 (0.15%) Mule
13 3 (0.15%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Fuse
14 2 (0.10%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 121 (6.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.21%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (0.57%) R3 Corda
4 10 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.46%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 7 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.21%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
11 2 (0.10%) Cerner Millennium
11 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.10%) Magento
11 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
11 2 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 692 (35.63%) Azure
2 581 (29.92%) Power Platform
3 413 (21.27%) AWS
4 235 (12.10%) Azure Data Factory
5 154 (7.93%) GCP
6 78 (4.02%) Amazon S3
7 72 (3.71%) SaaS
8 60 (3.09%) Serverless
9 40 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
10 38 (1.96%) GitHub
11 33 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
12 29 (1.49%) Microsoft 365
13 28 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
14 27 (1.39%) PaaS
15 24 (1.24%) PowerApps
16 23 (1.18%) Azure Machine Learning
17 22 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
17 22 (1.13%) Azure Stack
18 20 (1.03%) IaaS
19 19 (0.98%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.88%) Internet
2 13 (0.67%) FTP
3 8 (0.41%) WAN
4 7 (0.36%) BGP
4 7 (0.36%) Ethernet
4 7 (0.36%) HTTP
4 7 (0.36%) MPLS
4 7 (0.36%) OSPF
4 7 (0.36%) SD-WAN
4 7 (0.36%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (0.36%) VLAN
4 7 (0.36%) VPN
5 6 (0.31%) Firewall
5 6 (0.31%) SSH
6 4 (0.21%) AMQP
7 3 (0.15%) Extranet
7 3 (0.15%) Intranet
8 2 (0.10%) DNS
8 2 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.051%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 687 (35.38%) Data Warehouse
2 565 (29.09%) Power BI
3 418 (21.52%) SQL Server
4 270 (13.90%) Big Data
5 262 (13.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 228 (11.74%) Data Lake
7 223 (11.48%) Tableau
8 216 (11.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 185 (9.53%) Relational Database
10 171 (8.81%) NoSQL
11 168 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 128 (6.59%) Snowflake Schema
13 124 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
14 114 (5.87%) Data Mining
15 107 (5.51%) MySQL
16 106 (5.46%) Amazon Redshift
17 102 (5.25%) Azure SQL Database
18 100 (5.15%) Hadoop
19 85 (4.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
20 75 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 127 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 91 (4.69%) JIRA
3 47 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 36 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 28 (1.44%) ERwin
5 28 (1.44%) IntelliJ
6 17 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.82%) Bitbucket
7 16 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 15 (0.77%) Flyway
9 14 (0.72%) ER Studio
9 14 (0.72%) gulp
10 12 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.57%) JUnit
11 11 (0.57%) Maven
12 10 (0.51%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.51%) GitLab
12 10 (0.51%) Selenium
12 10 (0.51%) Subversion
13 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 429 (22.09%) Finance
2 106 (5.46%) Marketing
3 88 (4.53%) Retail
4 84 (4.33%) Public Sector
5 58 (2.99%) Banking
6 45 (2.32%) Games
7 38 (1.96%) Advertising
8 33 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 32 (1.65%) Law
10 27 (1.39%) Legal
10 27 (1.39%) Publishing
11 23 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 15 (0.77%) Electronics
12 15 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.62%) Housing Association
14 11 (0.57%) Billing
15 10 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.46%) Digital Economy
17 7 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 414 (21.32%) Developer
2 360 (18.54%) Data Engineer
3 330 (16.99%) Analyst
4 321 (16.53%) Architect
5 250 (12.87%) Data Architect
6 136 (7.00%) Data Analyst
7 135 (6.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 117 (6.02%) Consultant
9 92 (4.74%) Business Analyst
10 75 (3.86%) Senior Data Engineer
11 74 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 63 (3.24%) Data Scientist
13 61 (3.14%) Azure Engineer
14 54 (2.78%) Software Engineer
15 49 (2.52%) Power BI Developer
16 46 (2.37%) Azure Architect
17 44 (2.27%) SQL Analyst
17 44 (2.27%) SQL Developer
18 42 (2.16%) Data Consultant
18 42 (2.16%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (6.90%) .NET
2 103 (5.30%) REST
3 94 (4.84%) Web Services
4 76 (3.91%) Kafka
5 73 (3.76%) HTML
6 64 (3.30%) CSS
6 64 (3.30%) Spring Boot
7 63 (3.24%) XML
8 51 (2.63%) JSON
9 47 (2.42%) Spring
10 41 (2.11%) Node.js
11 40 (2.06%) RESTful
12 39 (2.01%) ASP.NET
13 37 (1.91%) .NET Framework
14 35 (1.80%) React
15 32 (1.65%) AngularJS
16 31 (1.60%) OAuth
17 30 (1.54%) SOAP
18 28 (1.44%) PySpark
19 26 (1.34%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 413 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (6.54%) Data Structures
3 93 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 63 (3.24%) Algorithms
5 57 (2.94%) User Experience
6 49 (2.52%) Life Science
7 43 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
8 39 (2.01%) Reference Data
9 32 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
10 27 (1.39%) NHS
11 25 (1.29%) Taxonomies
12 22 (1.13%) Reinsurance
13 21 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
13 21 (1.08%) Hedge funds
14 19 (0.98%) N-Tier
15 18 (0.93%) Virtual Team
16 17 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (0.67%) Cloud Native
18 12 (0.62%) Data Centre
18 12 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 78 (4.02%) Linux
2 38 (1.96%) Windows
3 28 (1.44%) Unix
4 9 (0.46%) Ubuntu
5 7 (0.36%) Debian
6 2 (0.10%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.051%) AIX
7 1 (0.051%) Android
7 1 (0.051%) HPUX
7 1 (0.051%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (45.37%) Business Intelligence
2 696 (35.84%) Analytics
3 618 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 602 (31.00%) ETL
5 410 (21.11%) Visualisation
6 304 (15.65%) Data Architecture
7 301 (15.50%) Data Analysis
8 297 (15.29%) DevOps
9 282 (14.52%) Data Management
10 280 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
11 269 (13.85%) Data Science
12 203 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
13 198 (10.20%) Machine Learning
14 196 (10.09%) Data Analytics
15 194 (9.99%) Scrum
16 193 (9.94%) Data Engineering
17 175 (9.01%) Data Governance
18 171 (8.81%) Data Integration
19 164 (8.44%) Computer Science
20 159 (8.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (57.05%) SQL
2 586 (30.18%) Python
3 219 (11.28%) Java
4 167 (8.60%) R
5 164 (8.44%) T-SQL
6 153 (7.88%) JavaScript
7 147 (7.57%) C#
8 58 (2.99%) Scala
9 54 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 44 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 43 (2.21%) TypeScript
12 40 (2.06%) PowerShell
13 29 (1.49%) C
13 29 (1.49%) C++
14 25 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.29%) Go
15 20 (1.03%) PHP
16 16 (0.82%) Java 8
16 16 (0.82%) VB
16 16 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 241 (12.41%) Degree
2 102 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 85 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 46 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
6 16 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.77%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.77%) PhD
8 10 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.41%) DBS Check
11 7 (0.36%) HND
12 6 (0.31%) ISEB
13 5 (0.26%) IIBA
14 4 (0.21%) ACCA
14 4 (0.21%) CEH
14 4 (0.21%) CIMA
14 4 (0.21%) CISM
14 4 (0.21%) CISSP
14 4 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (11.23%) Data Quality
2 88 (4.53%) QA
3 51 (2.63%) GDPR
4 16 (0.82%) NIST
5 13 (0.67%) CDISC
6 12 (0.62%) PMO
7 9 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
8 8 (0.41%) WCAG
9 7 (0.36%) OASIS TOSCA
10 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.15%) NCSC
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.15%) SLA
12 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.10%) EMIR
12 2 (0.10%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.10%) HL7
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 144 (7.42%) Docker
2 21 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.72%) HDFS
4 7 (0.36%) KVM
4 7 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.051%) Firmware
7 1 (0.051%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.051%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 118 (6.08%) Kubernetes
2 72 (3.71%) Terraform
3 18 (0.93%) Ansible
4 7 (0.36%) Grafana
5 6 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.26%) Puppet
7 4 (0.21%) Ambari
7 4 (0.21%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.21%) QRadar
8 3 (0.15%) Argo
8 3 (0.15%) SCCM
8 3 (0.15%) Zipkin
9 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.051%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.051%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.051%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 354 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 177 (9.11%) Databricks
3 151 (7.78%) Oracle
4 124 (6.39%) SAP
5 122 (6.28%) Salesforce.com
6 113 (5.82%) Google
7 65 (3.35%) Informatica
8 60 (3.09%) Alteryx
9 44 (2.27%) Talend
10 42 (2.16%) IBM
11 35 (1.80%) Cognos
12 28 (1.44%) Splunk
13 21 (1.08%) MuleSoft
13 21 (1.08%) Teradata
14 15 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
15 14 (0.72%) Facebook
15 14 (0.72%) TIBCO
16 12 (0.62%) Atlassian
17 11 (0.57%) Ab Initio
17 11 (0.57%) Cisco