Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 176 186
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 3,517 3,505 3,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 1.97% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.18% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,604 2,701 2,956
UK median annual salary £55,450 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.82% - -
10th Percentile £35,629 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.83%

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 159,438 161,090 183,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.70% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 127,376 129,920 152,232
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 +10 3,271 £57,500 +4.55% 380
UK excluding London +10 1,748 £50,000 - 202
London +12 1,716 £65,000 - 192
South East +2 534 £55,000 +4.76% 57
North of England -9 447 £47,000 -1.05% 67
North West +14 233 £47,500 - 36
South West +43 201 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Midlands -5 196 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire -19 196 £47,500 - 27
East of England +15 177 £55,000 +4.76% 19
Scotland +11 157 £45,000 -10.00% 12
West Midlands -6 120 £50,000 +17.65% 9
East Midlands +6 76 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wales +11 31 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Northern Ireland +17 19 £32,500 +44.44% 1
North East -22 18 £38,750 -13.89% 4
Isle of Man - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 1,807 (51.38%) SQL
2 1,346 (38.27%) Business Intelligence
3 1,256 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 1,084 (30.82%) SQL Server
5 1,076 (30.59%) Finance
6 1,025 (29.14%) Data Warehouse
7 934 (26.56%) ETL
8 881 (25.05%) Analytics
9 721 (20.50%) Microsoft
10 663 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
11 654 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 631 (17.94%) Problem-Solving
13 628 (17.86%) Degree
14 596 (16.95%) Big Data
15 568 (16.15%) Java
16 551 (15.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 544 (15.47%) Oracle
18 529 (15.04%) Data Analysis
19 496 (14.10%) Python
20 472 (13.42%) T-SQL
21 456 (12.97%) Data Management
21 456 (12.97%) Power BI
22 446 (12.68%) Data Architecture
23 417 (11.86%) Scrum
24 399 (11.34%) Visualisation
25 390 (11.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 373 (10.61%) Tableau
27 368 (10.46%) Data Quality
28 364 (10.35%) Relational Database
29 362 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 278 (7.90%) Apache Spark
2 109 (3.10%) SAS
3 105 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 82 (2.33%) Apache
5 80 (2.27%) JBoss
6 75 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 67 (1.91%) Confluence
8 48 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 43 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 36 (1.02%) Apache Pig
10 36 (1.02%) Apache Solr
11 22 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 20 (0.57%) CMS
13 15 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 15 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.40%) Moodle
15 9 (0.26%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.20%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 314 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 46 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
5 35 (1.00%) SPSS
6 26 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (0.37%) GNU Octave
8 12 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (0.26%) Stata
10 7 (0.20%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.11%) Revit
12 2 (0.057%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.057%) Snagit
13 1 (0.028%) EViews
13 1 (0.028%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.028%) ProjectWise
13 1 (0.028%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.028%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 40 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 20 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 20 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
4 15 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 11 (0.31%) SAP CO
5 11 (0.31%) SAP CRM
5 11 (0.31%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 10 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
6 10 (0.28%) Eloqua
7 9 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.26%) SAP BPC
7 9 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.26%) Unica
8 8 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
9 7 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.20%) Endur
9 7 (0.20%) Findur
10 6 (0.17%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 362 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 334 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.13%) SaaS
4 72 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 49 (1.39%) PaaS
6 45 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (1.25%) Serverless
8 38 (1.08%) GitHub
9 36 (1.02%) IaaS
10 35 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
11 32 (0.91%) Office 365
12 30 (0.85%) npm
13 27 (0.77%) Amazon S3
14 26 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
15 25 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
16 22 (0.63%) Google Analytics
17 21 (0.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 20 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
19 17 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
19 17 (0.48%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.02%) SMS
2 30 (0.85%) Internet
3 26 (0.74%) DNS
4 17 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.40%) Anycast
5 14 (0.40%) DHCP
5 14 (0.40%) Quagga
6 13 (0.37%) AMQP
6 13 (0.37%) Firewall
7 10 (0.28%) HTTP
8 9 (0.26%) LAN
8 9 (0.26%) WAN
9 8 (0.23%) Wireless
10 7 (0.20%) SMTP
10 7 (0.20%) SNMP
11 6 (0.17%) BIG-IP
11 6 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.17%) MPLS
11 6 (0.17%) VoIP
12 5 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,084 (30.82%) SQL Server
2 1,025 (29.14%) Data Warehouse
3 654 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 596 (16.95%) Big Data
5 551 (15.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 456 (12.97%) Power BI
7 390 (11.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 364 (10.35%) Relational Database
9 351 (9.98%) Hadoop
10 302 (8.59%) NoSQL
11 187 (5.32%) MySQL
12 182 (5.17%) Data Lake
13 172 (4.89%) QlikView
14 159 (4.52%) BusinessObjects
15 149 (4.24%) Apache Hive
16 146 (4.15%) MongoDB
17 144 (4.09%) OLAP
18 134 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
19 131 (3.72%) RDBMS
20 128 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 183 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 162 (4.61%) JIRA
3 106 (3.01%) ERwin
4 100 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 73 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 67 (1.91%) Visual Studio
7 56 (1.59%) Maven
8 55 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 54 (1.54%) Subversion
10 40 (1.14%) Selenium
11 28 (0.80%) JUnit
12 27 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 26 (0.74%) PowerDesigner
14 24 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (0.65%) NUnit
16 21 (0.60%) ER Studio
17 17 (0.48%) RStudio
17 17 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
18 16 (0.45%) webpack
19 15 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 1,076 (30.59%) Finance
2 245 (6.97%) Banking
3 240 (6.82%) Retail
4 192 (5.46%) Marketing
5 154 (4.38%) Financial Institution
6 135 (3.84%) Investment Banking
7 101 (2.87%) Front Office
8 87 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 82 (2.33%) Advertising
10 66 (1.88%) Games
11 43 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 43 (1.22%) Publishing
12 34 (0.97%) Legal
13 30 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 28 (0.80%) Law
15 26 (0.74%) Back Office
16 24 (0.68%) Billing
17 13 (0.37%) Military
18 12 (0.34%) General Ledger
18 12 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,136 (32.30%) Developer
2 774 (22.01%) Analyst
3 698 (19.85%) Architect
4 453 (12.88%) Data Architect
5 360 (10.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 317 (9.01%) Business Analyst
7 239 (6.80%) SQL Developer
8 220 (6.26%) Data Analyst
9 185 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 176 (5.00%) Consultant
11 170 (4.83%) Data Engineer
12 146 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
13 145 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
14 141 (4.01%) C# Developer
15 135 (3.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 91 (2.59%) SQL Analyst
16 91 (2.59%) SSIS Developer
17 90 (2.56%) Business Developer
18 89 (2.53%) Data Modeller
18 89 (2.53%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (7.53%) .NET
2 253 (7.19%) Web Services
3 234 (6.65%) XML
4 207 (5.89%) HTML
5 193 (5.49%) REST
6 155 (4.41%) Kafka
7 149 (4.24%) CSS
8 143 (4.07%) Spring
9 139 (3.95%) SOAP
10 136 (3.87%) RESTful
11 130 (3.70%) WCF
12 125 (3.55%) AngularJS
13 116 (3.30%) JSON
14 89 (2.53%) Middleware
15 88 (2.50%) React
16 86 (2.45%) ASP.NET
17 74 (2.10%) Natural Language Processing
18 73 (2.08%) .NET Framework
19 67 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
20 62 (1.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 663 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 336 (9.55%) Computer Science
3 183 (5.20%) Management Information System
4 154 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
5 133 (3.78%) Data Structures
6 110 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 100 (2.84%) Fintech
8 94 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 87 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
10 61 (1.73%) User Experience
11 60 (1.71%) Algorithms
12 59 (1.68%) Hedge funds
13 55 (1.56%) Replication
14 54 (1.54%) Equities
15 42 (1.19%) Life Science
16 38 (1.08%) Virtual Team
17 35 (1.00%) Taxonomies
18 31 (0.88%) CMDB
19 30 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
20 28 (0.80%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 199 (5.66%) Linux
2 135 (3.84%) Unix
3 127 (3.61%) Windows
4 41 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.20%) AIX
7 7 (0.20%) CentOS
7 7 (0.20%) Solaris
8 6 (0.17%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.14%) Android
9 5 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.085%) Debian
10 3 (0.085%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.057%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.057%) VMS
12 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,346 (38.27%) Business Intelligence
2 1,256 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 934 (26.56%) ETL
4 881 (25.05%) Analytics
5 631 (17.94%) Problem-Solving
6 529 (15.04%) Data Analysis
7 456 (12.97%) Data Management
8 446 (12.68%) Data Architecture
9 417 (11.86%) Scrum
10 399 (11.34%) Visualisation
11 353 (10.04%) SDLC
12 333 (9.47%) Data Integration
13 329 (9.35%) Data Governance
14 296 (8.42%) Logical Data Model
15 287 (8.16%) Business Analysis
16 275 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 267 (7.59%) Migration
18 266 (7.56%) Data Science
19 261 (7.42%) Data Analytics
20 255 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1,807 (51.38%) SQL
2 568 (16.15%) Java
3 496 (14.10%) Python
4 472 (13.42%) T-SQL
5 357 (10.15%) C#
6 286 (8.13%) JavaScript
7 191 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 184 (5.23%) R
9 151 (4.29%) Scala
10 143 (4.07%) VBA
11 79 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 77 (2.19%) Shell Script
13 70 (1.99%) Perl
14 64 (1.82%) C++
15 56 (1.59%) C
15 56 (1.59%) PHP
16 48 (1.36%) VB
17 37 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 32 (0.91%) Bash Shell
19 31 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 628 (17.86%) Degree
2 125 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 106 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 62 (1.76%) Master's Degree
5 45 (1.28%) PhD
6 43 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 38 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 26 (0.74%) ISEB
9 23 (0.65%) PMI Certification
10 21 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 21 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
11 19 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
12 18 (0.51%) DBS Check
12 18 (0.51%) Postgraduate
13 17 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (0.45%) MBA
15 14 (0.40%) MCSA
15 14 (0.40%) MCSE
16 11 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (10.46%) Data Quality
2 184 (5.23%) QA
3 64 (1.82%) GDPR
4 27 (0.77%) SLA
5 21 (0.60%) PMO
6 19 (0.54%) GCP
7 13 (0.37%) IFRS
8 11 (0.31%) IFRS 9
8 11 (0.31%) MiFID
9 6 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.14%) PSD2
11 4 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
11 4 (0.11%) EMIR
11 4 (0.11%) HL7
11 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.085%) Basel III
12 3 (0.085%) ISO 20022
12 3 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.057%) GxP
System Software
1 53 (1.51%) HDFS
2 45 (1.28%) Docker
3 22 (0.63%) Apache Flume
4 19 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 17 (0.48%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.11%) vSphere
10 2 (0.057%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.057%) iptables
10 2 (0.057%) KVM
10 2 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.057%) QEMU
11 1 (0.028%) NFS
11 1 (0.028%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.028%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (0.94%) Oozie
2 23 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 21 (0.60%) Ansible
4 15 (0.43%) Kibana
5 14 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.40%) Puppet
6 12 (0.34%) SCCM
7 11 (0.31%) Perfmon
8 10 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.23%) Terraform
11 6 (0.17%) Control-M
11 6 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.14%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.085%) Salt
15 2 (0.057%) Mesos
Vendors
1 721 (20.50%) Microsoft
2 544 (15.47%) Oracle
3 373 (10.61%) Tableau
4 210 (5.97%) SAP
5 177 (5.03%) Talend
6 168 (4.78%) Informatica
7 133 (3.78%) IBM
8 115 (3.27%) Google
9 112 (3.18%) Cloudera
10 92 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
11 91 (2.59%) Cognos
12 68 (1.93%) MicroStrategy
13 50 (1.42%) Teradata
14 43 (1.22%) Alteryx
15 36 (1.02%) Cognizant
16 35 (1.00%) Vertica
17 32 (0.91%) Ab Initio
18 30 (0.85%) Hortonworks
19 28 (0.80%) SnapLogic
20 27 (0.77%) EXASOL