Period
to 15 January 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 157 166
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 1,424 2,781 3,149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.28% 2.20% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.39% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 2,295 2,443
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £93,750 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,364 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% +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 57,644 116,455 139,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.13% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46,596 93,252 111,456
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.11% -

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 January 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 January 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 +10 1,265 £60,000 - 283
UK excluding London +23 683 £52,500 +0.26% 157
London -1 664 £67,500 -3.57% 132
Work from Home +4 275 £62,500 +13.64% 37
North of England 0 188 £52,500 +1.94% 53
South East +39 176 £55,000 -8.33% 32
South West +68 104 £49,500 -5.47% 16
North West +18 102 £57,500 +6.50% 29
Midlands +1 81 £52,500 +20.69% 32
Yorkshire +20 72 £49,500 -1.00% 17
Scotland +49 64 £52,500 +16.67% 8
West Midlands +3 51 £60,000 +36.36% 25
Wales +58 34 £46,250 +8.82% 5
East Midlands +38 30 £51,500 +37.33% 7
East of England -1 28 £65,000 +10.17% 12
North East -8 14 £43,000 -11.25% 7
Northern Ireland +20 8 £32,500 -21.21%

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 793 (55.69%) SQL
2 617 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
3 549 (38.55%) Azure
4 484 (33.99%) Data Warehouse
5 467 (32.79%) Analytics
6 463 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
7 444 (31.18%) ETL
8 420 (29.49%) Python
9 369 (25.91%) Power Platform
10 364 (25.56%) Power BI
11 348 (24.44%) Finance
12 306 (21.49%) SQL Server
12 306 (21.49%) AWS
13 297 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
14 279 (19.59%) Microsoft
15 248 (17.42%) DevOps
16 241 (16.92%) Visualisation
17 201 (14.12%) Big Data
18 200 (14.04%) Data Analysis
19 195 (13.69%) Data Architecture
20 189 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 183 (12.85%) Data Management
22 176 (12.36%) Relational Database
23 175 (12.29%) Java
23 175 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
24 172 (12.08%) Data Science
25 167 (11.73%) Scrum
26 157 (11.03%) Data Analytics
27 155 (10.88%) Data Lake
28 151 (10.60%) Azure Data Factory

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 98 (6.88%) Apache Spark
2 41 (2.88%) Apache
3 20 (1.40%) Confluence
4 19 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.05%) Apache Airflow
5 15 (1.05%) SAS
5 15 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.63%) CMS
7 8 (0.56%) Jupyter
8 7 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.21%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.21%) Liferay
12 3 (0.21%) nginx
13 2 (0.14%) FileNet
13 2 (0.14%) JBoss
13 2 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 74 (5.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.28%) Gliffy
6 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.21%) SPSS
7 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (1.97%) R3 Corda
2 18 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.05%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.56%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 8 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 6 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.14%) FastStats
9 2 (0.14%) Maximo
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.14%) PolarLake
10 1 (0.070%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.070%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.070%) Shopify
10 1 (0.070%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 549 (38.55%) Azure
2 369 (25.91%) Power Platform
3 306 (21.49%) AWS
4 151 (10.60%) Azure Data Factory
5 144 (10.11%) GCP
6 53 (3.72%) SaaS
7 29 (2.04%) Amazon S3
8 23 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.62%) iPaaS
9 22 (1.54%) Serverless
10 21 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 20 (1.40%) Apigee
11 20 (1.40%) PaaS
11 20 (1.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 18 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
13 17 (1.19%) GitHub
13 17 (1.19%) Trello
14 16 (1.12%) PowerApps
14 16 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 14 (0.98%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.77%) Internet
2 8 (0.56%) WAN
3 7 (0.49%) BGP
3 7 (0.49%) Ethernet
3 7 (0.49%) MPLS
3 7 (0.49%) OSPF
3 7 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (0.49%) VLAN
3 7 (0.49%) VPN
4 5 (0.35%) HTTP
5 3 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.070%) AMQP
6 1 (0.070%) Firewall
6 1 (0.070%) FTP
6 1 (0.070%) LAN
6 1 (0.070%) Skype
6 1 (0.070%) SSH
6 1 (0.070%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 484 (33.99%) Data Warehouse
2 364 (25.56%) Power BI
3 306 (21.49%) SQL Server
4 201 (14.12%) Big Data
5 189 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 176 (12.36%) Relational Database
7 155 (10.88%) Data Lake
8 133 (9.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 132 (9.27%) NoSQL
10 125 (8.78%) Snowflake Schema
11 124 (8.71%) Tableau
12 113 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 104 (7.30%) Azure SQL Database
14 99 (6.95%) Amazon Redshift
15 91 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
16 90 (6.32%) MySQL
17 80 (5.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 72 (5.06%) Looker
19 69 (4.85%) Hadoop
20 59 (4.14%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 100 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 57 (4.00%) JIRA
3 40 (2.81%) Visual Studio
4 39 (2.74%) IntelliJ
5 24 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.33%) ERwin
7 18 (1.26%) Flyway
8 12 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 12 (0.84%) Selenium
9 11 (0.77%) Gradle
9 11 (0.77%) Maven
10 10 (0.70%) JUnit
11 9 (0.63%) CircleCI
11 9 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.56%) Ant
12 8 (0.56%) Grunt
12 8 (0.56%) gulp
12 8 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.49%) GitLab
13 7 (0.49%) Mockito
General
1 348 (24.44%) Finance
2 88 (6.18%) Marketing
3 77 (5.41%) Retail
4 61 (4.28%) Public Sector
5 37 (2.60%) Banking
6 32 (2.25%) Games
7 19 (1.33%) Advertising
8 13 (0.91%) Law
8 13 (0.91%) Legal
9 11 (0.77%) Publishing
10 9 (0.63%) Digital Economy
10 9 (0.63%) Electronics
10 9 (0.63%) Front Office
10 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.49%) Local Government
11 7 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.42%) Housing Association
13 5 (0.35%) Billing
13 5 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 373 (26.19%) Developer
2 250 (17.56%) Data Engineer
3 231 (16.22%) Analyst
4 205 (14.40%) Architect
5 148 (10.39%) Data Architect
6 108 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 100 (7.02%) Data Analyst
8 86 (6.04%) Consultant
9 75 (5.27%) Business Analyst
10 62 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 52 (3.65%) Data Scientist
12 50 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 47 (3.30%) Senior Data Engineer
14 40 (2.81%) SQL Developer
15 36 (2.53%) Data Consultant
15 36 (2.53%) Software Engineer
16 35 (2.46%) Azure Developer
16 35 (2.46%) Java Developer
16 35 (2.46%) SQL Analyst
17 33 (2.32%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.58%) Web Services
2 79 (5.55%) HTML
3 76 (5.34%) REST
4 74 (5.20%) Spring Boot
5 73 (5.13%) .NET
6 69 (4.85%) CSS
7 54 (3.79%) XML
8 48 (3.37%) OAuth
9 44 (3.09%) JSON
9 44 (3.09%) Kafka
9 44 (3.09%) Node.js
10 42 (2.95%) RESTful
11 40 (2.81%) ASP.NET
12 39 (2.74%) SOAP
13 33 (2.32%) Spring
14 28 (1.97%) OAuth2
15 27 (1.90%) .NET Core
15 27 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (1.83%) .NET Framework
16 26 (1.83%) React
Miscellaneous
1 297 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (6.04%) Data Structures
3 58 (4.07%) Algorithms
4 48 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.88%) User Experience
6 31 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (1.69%) Reference Data
8 20 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 16 (1.12%) NHS
10 15 (1.05%) Cloud Native
10 15 (1.05%) Hedge funds
11 13 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
11 13 (0.91%) Life Science
11 13 (0.91%) Reinsurance
11 13 (0.91%) Taxonomies
12 12 (0.84%) Social Media
13 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.70%) Clustering
14 10 (0.70%) Data Centre
15 9 (0.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.86%) Linux
2 28 (1.97%) Windows
3 16 (1.12%) Unix
4 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
2 467 (32.79%) Analytics
3 463 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
4 444 (31.18%) ETL
5 248 (17.42%) DevOps
6 241 (16.92%) Visualisation
7 200 (14.04%) Data Analysis
8 195 (13.69%) Data Architecture
9 183 (12.85%) Data Management
10 175 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
11 172 (12.08%) Data Science
12 167 (11.73%) Scrum
13 157 (11.03%) Data Analytics
14 148 (10.39%) Machine Learning
15 137 (9.62%) Data Engineering
16 129 (9.06%) Data Integration
17 127 (8.92%) Data Visualisation
18 118 (8.29%) Decision-Making
19 111 (7.79%) Mentoring
20 106 (7.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 793 (55.69%) SQL
2 420 (29.49%) Python
3 175 (12.29%) Java
4 149 (10.46%) JavaScript
5 119 (8.36%) T-SQL
6 111 (7.79%) R
7 96 (6.74%) C#
8 52 (3.65%) Scala
9 45 (3.16%) TypeScript
10 35 (2.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 29 (2.04%) C++
11 29 (2.04%) Kotlin
11 29 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 28 (1.97%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.33%) Go
15 16 (1.12%) C
15 16 (1.12%) PHP
16 15 (1.05%) VBA
17 9 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 149 (10.46%) Degree
2 69 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (0.84%) PhD
7 11 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (0.63%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.28%) HND
11 4 (0.28%) ISEB
12 3 (0.21%) IIBA
13 2 (0.14%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.14%) MBCS
13 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.070%) CBAP
14 1 (0.070%) CIW
14 1 (0.070%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (9.55%) Data Quality
2 60 (4.21%) QA
3 48 (3.37%) GDPR
4 19 (1.33%) NIST
5 8 (0.56%) WCAG
6 7 (0.49%) OASIS TOSCA
7 6 (0.42%) IFRS
7 6 (0.42%) SLA
8 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.28%) CDISC
9 4 (0.28%) PMO
10 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.14%) EMIR
10 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.14%) MiFID
10 2 (0.14%) NCSC
11 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (6.81%) Docker
2 23 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.77%) HDFS
4 7 (0.49%) KVM
4 7 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.21%) Varnish
7 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 67 (4.71%) Terraform
3 7 (0.49%) Ansible
3 7 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.42%) Grafana
5 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.28%) Control-M
6 4 (0.28%) Puppet
7 3 (0.21%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.21%) Zipkin
8 1 (0.070%) Argo
8 1 (0.070%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.070%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.070%) Foglight
8 1 (0.070%) Kibana
8 1 (0.070%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 279 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 108 (7.58%) Databricks
3 94 (6.60%) Oracle
4 83 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
5 79 (5.55%) Google
6 76 (5.34%) SAP
7 53 (3.72%) Informatica
8 41 (2.88%) Talend
9 39 (2.74%) Alteryx
9 39 (2.74%) IBM
10 32 (2.25%) Cognos
11 14 (0.98%) Teradata
12 11 (0.77%) Splunk
12 11 (0.77%) Xamarin
13 9 (0.63%) Ab Initio
13 9 (0.63%) Cisco
13 9 (0.63%) MuleSoft
13 9 (0.63%) Pardot
13 9 (0.63%) Vertica
14 8 (0.56%) TIBCO