Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 175 204
Rank change year-on-year +9 +29 -38
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 3,297 3,730 3,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.07% 2.08% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.26% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,470 2,641 2,605
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,625 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -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 145,877 165,074 169,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.58% 91.89% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 115,394 131,109 140,507
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,696
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Modelling in the UK

Data Modelling
Top 16 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 14 December 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 +14 3,078 £60,000 +9.09% 410
UK excluding London +13 1,669 £52,500 +5.00% 235
London -3 1,593 £65,000 - 194
South East +30 568 £55,250 +5.24% 54
North of England +17 430 £50,000 - 68
North West +38 230 £55,000 +17.02% 32
Midlands +18 179 £50,000 +5.26% 52
Yorkshire -23 179 £50,000 - 33
East of England +26 158 £55,000 - 21
Scotland +18 155 £49,500 +10.00% 13
South West -36 147 £45,000 +8.11% 21
West Midlands +16 118 £51,250 +7.33% 38
East Midlands +47 61 £50,000 +17.65% 13
Northern Ireland -1 22 £50,750 +69.17% 2
North East +20 21 £40,750 -4.12% 3
Wales +1 18 £28,000 -27.95% 4

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 1,711 (51.90%) SQL
2 1,331 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1,255 (38.06%) Business Intelligence
4 993 (30.12%) Data Warehouse
5 957 (29.03%) ETL
6 956 (29.00%) SQL Server
7 939 (28.48%) Finance
8 901 (27.33%) Analytics
9 761 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 721 (21.87%) Big Data
11 681 (20.66%) Python
12 635 (19.26%) Degree
13 626 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
14 618 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
15 562 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 521 (15.80%) Java
17 520 (15.77%) Power BI
18 507 (15.38%) Oracle
19 498 (15.10%) Hadoop
20 486 (14.74%) Visualisation
21 470 (14.26%) Data Analysis
22 460 (13.95%) Tableau
23 438 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
24 433 (13.13%) Data Architecture
25 428 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 426 (12.92%) T-SQL
27 420 (12.74%) Data Management
28 411 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
29 409 (12.41%) Apache Spark
30 387 (11.74%) Scrum

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
1 409 (12.41%) Apache Spark
2 167 (5.07%) Apache
3 136 (4.12%) SAS
4 67 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 57 (1.73%) Apache Pig
5 57 (1.73%) Confluence
6 48 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 30 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 30 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 19 (0.58%) JBoss
11 18 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 13 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 12 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.33%) CMS
15 10 (0.30%) Drupal
15 10 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.15%) nginx
16 5 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 207 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (3.12%) MS Visio
3 56 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (1.15%) SPSS
6 12 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.15%) Stata
8 4 (0.12%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.061%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.061%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.061%) Snagit
10 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.030%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 27 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
7 9 (0.27%) FastStats
8 8 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
8 8 (0.24%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.21%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (0.18%) Eloqua
10 6 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
10 6 (0.18%) Teamcenter
11 5 (0.15%) Endur
11 5 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 626 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 411 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 107 (3.25%) PaaS
5 95 (2.88%) SaaS
6 87 (2.64%) Azure Data Factory
7 77 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
8 66 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
9 57 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
10 55 (1.67%) Serverless
11 39 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
12 34 (1.03%) IaaS
13 30 (0.91%) Amazon S3
14 25 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 22 (0.67%) Azure Functions
15 22 (0.67%) Azure Machine Learning
15 22 (0.67%) Data Lake Analytics
15 22 (0.67%) GitHub
16 19 (0.58%) Amazon SageMaker
16 19 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.49%) Internet
2 12 (0.36%) HTTP
3 9 (0.27%) DNS
4 7 (0.21%) Firewall
5 6 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.15%) DAB
6 5 (0.15%) SMS
6 5 (0.15%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.12%) AMQP
7 4 (0.12%) Anycast
7 4 (0.12%) DHCP
7 4 (0.12%) FTP
7 4 (0.12%) Quagga
8 3 (0.091%) Broadband
8 3 (0.091%) Intranet
8 3 (0.091%) LAN
8 3 (0.091%) SMTP
8 3 (0.091%) WAN
9 2 (0.061%) MQTT
9 2 (0.061%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 993 (30.12%) Data Warehouse
2 956 (29.00%) SQL Server
3 721 (21.87%) Big Data
4 562 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 520 (15.77%) Power BI
6 498 (15.10%) Hadoop
7 428 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 379 (11.50%) NoSQL
9 373 (11.31%) Relational Database
10 355 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 227 (6.89%) Data Lake
12 199 (6.04%) Apache Hive
13 179 (5.43%) MongoDB
14 172 (5.22%) QlikView
15 166 (5.03%) BusinessObjects
16 154 (4.67%) MySQL
17 129 (3.91%) Amazon Redshift
17 129 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 125 (3.79%) RDBMS
19 124 (3.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 189 (5.73%) Git (software)
2 173 (5.25%) JIRA
3 108 (3.28%) ERwin
4 92 (2.79%) Visual Studio
5 75 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 64 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 60 (1.82%) Subversion
8 53 (1.61%) ER Studio
9 39 (1.18%) Maven
9 39 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
9 39 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 39 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 37 (1.12%) Eclipse
11 23 (0.70%) NUnit
12 18 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
13 16 (0.49%) Toad
14 13 (0.39%) JUnit
15 12 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.36%) Bitbucket
15 12 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 939 (28.48%) Finance
2 203 (6.16%) Retail
3 184 (5.58%) Banking
4 152 (4.61%) Marketing
5 82 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 67 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 66 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 57 (1.73%) Front Office
9 56 (1.70%) Law
10 51 (1.55%) Advertising
11 46 (1.40%) Games
11 46 (1.40%) Military
12 33 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 28 (0.85%) Legal
13 28 (0.85%) Publishing
14 25 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 23 (0.70%) Back Office
16 15 (0.45%) Automotive
17 14 (0.42%) Digital Economy
18 13 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 906 (27.48%) Developer
2 670 (20.32%) Analyst
3 660 (20.02%) Architect
4 464 (14.07%) Data Architect
5 322 (9.77%) Business Analyst
6 308 (9.34%) Data Engineer
7 287 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 186 (5.64%) SQL Developer
9 180 (5.46%) Consultant
10 179 (5.43%) Data Analyst
11 139 (4.22%) Data Scientist
12 119 (3.61%) Senior Developer
13 113 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 105 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
15 99 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
16 89 (2.70%) DBA
17 75 (2.27%) Big Data Engineer
18 74 (2.24%) Business Developer
19 69 (2.09%) Senior Data Engineer
20 67 (2.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (8.83%) Kafka
2 284 (8.61%) .NET
3 253 (7.67%) Web Services
4 213 (6.46%) XML
5 157 (4.76%) HTML
6 154 (4.67%) CSS
7 141 (4.28%) JSON
7 141 (4.28%) REST
8 104 (3.15%) AngularJS
9 100 (3.03%) SOAP
10 99 (3.00%) ASP.NET
11 90 (2.73%) Middleware
12 85 (2.58%) Spark Streaming
13 81 (2.46%) React
14 79 (2.40%) Spring
15 77 (2.34%) WCF
16 71 (2.15%) J2EE
17 62 (1.88%) HTML5
18 58 (1.76%) jQuery
19 56 (1.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 618 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (6.40%) Data Structures
3 147 (4.46%) Algorithms
4 136 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 104 (3.15%) Fintech
6 100 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
7 94 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 82 (2.49%) User Experience
9 81 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
10 62 (1.88%) FMCG
11 51 (1.55%) Replication
12 41 (1.24%) Social Network
13 37 (1.12%) Reference Data
14 35 (1.06%) Derivative
15 34 (1.03%) Equities
15 34 (1.03%) Hedge funds
16 32 (0.97%) Taxonomies
17 29 (0.88%) Virtual Team
18 25 (0.76%) Life Science
19 24 (0.73%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 182 (5.52%) Linux
2 156 (4.73%) Unix
3 117 (3.55%) Windows
4 36 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 14 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.21%) Android
8 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.061%) AIX
10 2 (0.061%) Solaris
11 1 (0.030%) Debian
11 1 (0.030%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.030%) VMS
11 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,331 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 1,255 (38.06%) Business Intelligence
3 957 (29.03%) ETL
4 901 (27.33%) Analytics
5 486 (14.74%) Visualisation
6 470 (14.26%) Data Analysis
7 438 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
8 433 (13.13%) Data Architecture
9 420 (12.74%) Data Management
10 387 (11.74%) Scrum
11 377 (11.43%) Data Science
12 363 (11.01%) Data Integration
13 306 (9.28%) Data Engineering
14 298 (9.04%) Computer Science
15 287 (8.70%) Migration
16 280 (8.49%) Machine Learning
17 276 (8.37%) Data Visualisation
18 260 (7.89%) SDLC
19 254 (7.70%) Business Analysis
20 249 (7.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,711 (51.90%) SQL
2 681 (20.66%) Python
3 521 (15.80%) Java
4 426 (12.92%) T-SQL
5 306 (9.28%) C#
6 291 (8.83%) JavaScript
7 250 (7.58%) R
8 207 (6.28%) Scala
9 177 (5.37%) PL/SQL
10 78 (2.37%) PowerShell
11 70 (2.12%) VBA
12 69 (2.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 63 (1.91%) C++
13 63 (1.91%) Shell Script
14 58 (1.76%) C
15 44 (1.33%) PHP
16 33 (1.00%) VB
17 29 (0.88%) Apex Code
18 27 (0.82%) Perl
19 24 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 635 (19.26%) Degree
2 164 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 111 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 57 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
5 39 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.18%) PhD
6 38 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 33 (1.00%) Master's Degree
8 27 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 23 (0.70%) MCSA
9 23 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
10 21 (0.64%) ISEB
11 20 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.36%) CISSP
14 10 (0.30%) CBAP
15 9 (0.27%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.21%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (10.92%) Data Quality
2 155 (4.70%) QA
3 100 (3.03%) GDPR
4 18 (0.55%) MiFID
5 17 (0.52%) PMO
6 16 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
6 16 (0.49%) SLA
7 15 (0.45%) ISO 20022
8 11 (0.33%) COBIT
9 10 (0.30%) SEPA
9 10 (0.30%) TARGET2
10 9 (0.27%) IFRS
10 9 (0.27%) IFRS 9
10 9 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.21%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.15%) FATCA
13 4 (0.12%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.061%) COSO
14 2 (0.061%) PSD2
System Software
1 91 (2.76%) Docker
2 40 (1.21%) HDFS
3 37 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 28 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 16 (0.49%) Apache Flume
6 12 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (0.21%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
11 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.030%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 39 (1.18%) Oozie
3 36 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 28 (0.85%) Terraform
5 26 (0.79%) Ansible
6 23 (0.70%) Automic
6 23 (0.70%) Puppet
7 22 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (0.55%) Kibana
9 16 (0.49%) Ambari
10 14 (0.42%) Mesos
11 12 (0.36%) logstash
12 11 (0.33%) Control-M
13 10 (0.30%) SCCM
14 8 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
16 6 (0.18%) Tivoli
17 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 761 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 507 (15.38%) Oracle
3 460 (13.95%) Tableau
4 292 (8.86%) SAP
5 132 (4.00%) Informatica
6 124 (3.76%) Google
7 103 (3.12%) Cognos
8 100 (3.03%) IBM
9 98 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
10 90 (2.73%) Cloudera
11 84 (2.55%) Hortonworks
12 66 (2.00%) Talend
13 49 (1.49%) CA Agile Central
14 41 (1.24%) MicroStrategy
15 40 (1.21%) WorldPay
16 39 (1.18%) Alteryx
17 34 (1.03%) Teradata
18 33 (1.00%) Cadence
19 31 (0.94%) Databricks
20 29 (0.88%) Telerik