Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 160 176
Rank change year-on-year +35 +16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 1,226 3,131 3,243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.55% 2.25% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.44% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 2,578 2,506
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £36,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,296 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.59% - -

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 44,432 128,499 152,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.54% 92.19% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36,216 100,929 121,805
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,057 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 2020. 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 +34 1,150 £60,000 - 229
London +14 619 £63,750 -5.56% 134
UK excluding London +41 585 £51,296 +2.59% 124
Work from Home +75 174 £60,000 +14.29% 23
South East +31 160 £57,250 -4.58% 14
North of England +35 140 £50,000 +3.19% 31
Midlands +79 106 £51,000 +20.00% 18
South West +107 84 £45,000 -14.06% 12
North West +35 82 £50,000 -2.24% 12
West Midlands +54 62 £53,000 +21.51% 7
Yorkshire +62 49 £47,500 - 11
East Midlands +80 44 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Scotland +40 34 £47,500 - 22
East of England +16 31 £65,000 +36.84% 18
Wales +43 20 £49,500 +10.00% 3
Northern Ireland +26 10 £32,500 -27.78% 5
North East 0 9 £41,000 -15.38% 8

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 638 (52.04%) SQL
2 498 (40.62%) Business Intelligence
3 443 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
4 382 (31.16%) Azure
5 379 (30.91%) Finance
6 372 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
7 353 (28.79%) ETL
8 341 (27.81%) Analytics
9 301 (24.55%) Python
10 300 (24.47%) Power Platform
11 299 (24.39%) Power BI
11 299 (24.39%) SQL Server
12 258 (21.04%) Microsoft
13 231 (18.84%) AWS
14 225 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
15 211 (17.21%) Java
16 207 (16.88%) Big Data
17 204 (16.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 187 (15.25%) Visualisation
19 180 (14.68%) DevOps
20 162 (13.21%) Relational Database
21 157 (12.81%) Data Architecture
22 152 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 150 (12.23%) Data Lake
24 145 (11.83%) Data Analysis
25 143 (11.66%) JavaScript
26 140 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 139 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
28 130 (10.60%) Data Integration
28 130 (10.60%) Tableau

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 77 (6.28%) Apache Spark
2 28 (2.28%) Apache
3 27 (2.20%) CMS
4 25 (2.04%) Confluence
5 17 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.14%) SAS
6 14 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.98%) Apache Airflow
8 11 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.82%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.49%) nginx
12 5 (0.41%) Mule
13 4 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.33%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 70 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.41%) SPSS
5 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 56 (4.57%) R3 Corda
2 50 (4.08%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (0.65%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.57%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.33%) Eikon
7 4 (0.33%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.24%) Actimize
8 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.16%) PolarLake
9 2 (0.16%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 382 (31.16%) Azure
2 300 (24.47%) Power Platform
3 231 (18.84%) AWS
4 113 (9.22%) GCP
5 62 (5.06%) Azure Data Factory
6 59 (4.81%) SaaS
7 25 (2.04%) Serverless
8 20 (1.63%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
9 14 (1.14%) GitHub
9 14 (1.14%) iPaaS
9 14 (1.14%) Office 365
9 14 (1.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 13 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
11 12 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.98%) PaaS
12 11 (0.90%) Trello
13 10 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
14 9 (0.73%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.57%) Internet
2 4 (0.33%) Firewall
2 4 (0.33%) HTTP
3 2 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.082%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.082%) PSTN
4 1 (0.082%) SSH
4 1 (0.082%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
2 299 (24.39%) Power BI
2 299 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 207 (16.88%) Big Data
4 204 (16.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 162 (13.21%) Relational Database
6 152 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 150 (12.23%) Data Lake
8 140 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 125 (10.20%) Snowflake Schema
10 98 (7.99%) NoSQL
11 86 (7.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 85 (6.93%) Hadoop
13 69 (5.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 63 (5.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 63 (5.14%) MySQL
15 55 (4.49%) BigQuery
16 51 (4.16%) Looker
17 50 (4.08%) OLTP
18 49 (4.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (6.44%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.75%) JIRA
3 33 (2.69%) ERwin
4 29 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 28 (2.28%) IntelliJ
6 16 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.22%) JUnit
7 15 (1.22%) PowerDesigner
8 14 (1.14%) Gradle
9 13 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.82%) Maven
11 9 (0.73%) Ant
11 9 (0.73%) Mockito
12 8 (0.65%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.65%) ER Studio
13 7 (0.57%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.57%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.57%) LSMW
14 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.41%) GitLab
General
1 379 (30.91%) Finance
2 84 (6.85%) Marketing
3 42 (3.43%) Retail
4 38 (3.10%) Banking
5 28 (2.28%) Public Sector
6 17 (1.39%) Advertising
7 13 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.98%) Games
9 11 (0.90%) Front Office
10 9 (0.73%) Back Office
10 9 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.57%) Law
13 6 (0.49%) Police
14 5 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.41%) Military
15 4 (0.33%) Local Government
16 3 (0.24%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 407 (33.20%) Developer
2 225 (18.35%) Analyst
3 173 (14.11%) Data Engineer
4 168 (13.70%) Architect
5 133 (10.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 117 (9.54%) Data Architect
7 91 (7.42%) Data Analyst
8 78 (6.36%) Senior Developer
9 75 (6.12%) SQL Developer
10 70 (5.71%) Business Analyst
11 61 (4.98%) Consultant
12 54 (4.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 51 (4.16%) SQL BI Developer
14 49 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 47 (3.83%) Power BI Developer
16 42 (3.43%) SSIS Developer
17 38 (3.10%) Data Scientist
18 37 (3.02%) Software Engineer
19 33 (2.69%) ETL Developer
19 33 (2.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (10.52%) Web Services
2 100 (8.16%) HTML
3 91 (7.42%) .NET
4 85 (6.93%) CSS
5 80 (6.53%) XML
6 69 (5.63%) REST
7 58 (4.73%) JSON
8 57 (4.65%) OAuth
9 56 (4.57%) SOAP
10 49 (4.00%) Spring Boot
11 48 (3.92%) OAuth2
12 46 (3.75%) Node.js
13 41 (3.34%) Kafka
14 40 (3.26%) MDX
15 39 (3.18%) ASP.NET
16 35 (2.85%) RESTful
17 30 (2.45%) HTML5
18 28 (2.28%) Spring
19 26 (2.12%) AngularJS
20 21 (1.71%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 225 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 59 (4.81%) Data Structures
4 48 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 35 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (2.53%) Reinsurance
7 24 (1.96%) User Experience
8 23 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (1.79%) Reference Data
10 20 (1.63%) N-Tier
11 18 (1.47%) Marketing Technology
12 14 (1.14%) Cloud Native
13 13 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
14 11 (0.90%) CMDB
15 10 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.82%) Social Media
16 8 (0.65%) Credit Risk
16 8 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (0.57%) Clustering
17 7 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.40%) Linux
2 31 (2.53%) Unix
3 25 (2.04%) Windows
4 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (0.41%) HPUX
6 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.082%) CentOS
7 1 (0.082%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.082%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.082%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (40.62%) Business Intelligence
2 443 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 353 (28.79%) ETL
4 341 (27.81%) Analytics
5 187 (15.25%) Visualisation
6 180 (14.68%) DevOps
7 157 (12.81%) Data Architecture
8 145 (11.83%) Data Analysis
9 139 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
10 130 (10.60%) Data Integration
11 123 (10.03%) Data Engineering
11 123 (10.03%) Scrum
12 121 (9.87%) Data Analytics
13 120 (9.79%) Data Science
14 111 (9.05%) Data Governance
15 108 (8.81%) Data Management
16 106 (8.65%) Machine Learning
16 106 (8.65%) User Stories
17 105 (8.56%) Data Visualisation
18 104 (8.48%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 638 (52.04%) SQL
2 301 (24.55%) Python
3 211 (17.21%) Java
4 143 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 101 (8.24%) C#
6 87 (7.10%) T-SQL
7 81 (6.61%) R
8 62 (5.06%) Scala
9 60 (4.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 57 (4.65%) Kotlin
11 37 (3.02%) TypeScript
12 25 (2.04%) C++
13 22 (1.79%) Apex Code
14 21 (1.71%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.47%) C
16 17 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.14%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.98%) PL/SQL
18 12 (0.98%) VB.NET
19 11 (0.90%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 125 (10.20%) Degree
2 51 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.34%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.39%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.98%) AWS Certification
5 12 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.73%) PhD
7 5 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.24%) HNC
9 3 (0.24%) ISEB
10 2 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.16%) IIBA
10 2 (0.16%) MCITP
11 1 (0.082%) CBAP
11 1 (0.082%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (10.03%) Data Quality
2 58 (4.73%) GDPR
3 40 (3.26%) QA
4 18 (1.47%) SLA
5 9 (0.73%) NIST
6 5 (0.41%) IFRS
6 5 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.33%) MiFID
8 2 (0.16%) NCSC
8 2 (0.16%) PMO
9 1 (0.082%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.082%) Basel III
9 1 (0.082%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 48 (3.92%) Docker
2 16 (1.31%) HDFS
3 10 (0.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.49%) Varnish
6 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.082%) NDS
7 1 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.082%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (3.18%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.45%) Terraform
3 20 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.49%) Control-M
5 5 (0.41%) Ansible
6 4 (0.33%) Ambari
6 4 (0.33%) Marathon
6 4 (0.33%) Mesos
7 3 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.24%) Puppet
7 3 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.16%) Argo
8 2 (0.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.082%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.082%) Kibana
9 1 (0.082%) Oozie
9 1 (0.082%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.082%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 258 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 130 (10.60%) Tableau
3 95 (7.75%) Oracle
4 48 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (3.67%) Google
6 44 (3.59%) Databricks
6 44 (3.59%) SAP
7 32 (2.61%) Informatica
8 28 (2.28%) Teradata
9 24 (1.96%) Talend
10 21 (1.71%) Pardot
11 19 (1.55%) Cognos
12 16 (1.31%) IBM
13 15 (1.22%) Cloudera
13 15 (1.22%) Hortonworks
14 13 (1.06%) Ab Initio
15 12 (0.98%) Guidewire
16 10 (0.82%) Alteryx
16 10 (0.82%) Tealium
17 9 (0.73%) MuleSoft