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

Data Modelling
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 133 164
Rank change year-on-year +11 +31 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Modelling 3,621 1,182 3,085
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.89% 2.47% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.65% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,541 958 2,410
10th Percentile £39,200 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +0.84% +3.48%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 117,828 44,634 127,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.20% 93.14% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78,267 37,220 101,550
10th Percentile £32,690 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 October 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 October 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 +9 3,216 £62,500 +4.17% 537
London +4 1,722 £70,000 +7.69% 281
UK excluding London +22 1,589 £55,000 +10.00% 274
Work from Home -25 723 £65,000 +8.33% 103
North of England +30 468 £55,000 +10.00% 68
South East -46 341 £59,500 +4.39% 73
Midlands +6 303 £55,000 +8.91% 71
Yorkshire +34 235 £55,000 +15.79% 24
West Midlands +17 227 £55,000 +7.84% 54
North West -7 208 £55,000 +10.00% 36
East of England +20 156 £60,000 -5.88% 20
South West -36 155 £47,500 +0.53% 17
Scotland -2 134 £53,500 +12.63% 19
East Midlands -38 74 £50,000 +4.17% 17
Wales -29 39 £45,000 -8.16% 6
North East -18 25 £45,000 +9.76% 8
Northern Ireland -51 2 £24,000 -26.15%

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 2,017 (55.70%) SQL
2 1,487 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
3 1,460 (40.32%) Analytics
4 1,220 (33.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1,220 (33.69%) Azure
5 1,213 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1,082 (29.88%) Python
7 1,038 (28.67%) ETL
8 1,017 (28.09%) Power Platform
9 1,002 (27.67%) Power BI
10 876 (24.19%) Finance
11 874 (24.14%) AWS
12 857 (23.67%) Social Skills
13 749 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
14 732 (20.22%) Microsoft
15 710 (19.61%) Visualisation
16 659 (18.20%) SQL Server
17 643 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
18 603 (16.65%) Degree
19 600 (16.57%) Data Quality
20 592 (16.35%) Data Management
21 556 (15.35%) Data Science
22 544 (15.02%) Data Architecture
23 538 (14.86%) Data Analysis
24 528 (14.58%) DevOps
25 526 (14.53%) Java
26 513 (14.17%) Tableau
27 493 (13.62%) Data Lake
28 477 (13.17%) Big Data
29 458 (12.65%) Data Engineering

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
1 341 (9.42%) Apache Spark
2 176 (4.86%) Apache
3 110 (3.04%) Apache Airflow
4 93 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
5 72 (1.99%) Confluence
6 67 (1.85%) SAS
7 56 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 26 (0.72%) Jupyter
9 17 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 15 (0.41%) CMS
11 9 (0.25%) Apache Synapse
11 9 (0.25%) Luigi
12 6 (0.17%) Appian
12 6 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.11%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.11%) nginx
14 4 (0.11%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.083%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.055%) WebLogic
Applications
1 294 (8.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 48 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.22%) SPSS
8 6 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.14%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.083%) Oracle Smart View
11 1 (0.028%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.028%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 39 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (0.94%) SAP ERP
4 22 (0.61%) SAP BPC
5 19 (0.52%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 13 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.30%) SAP MDG
8 8 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.17%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle BRM
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.11%) Elite 3E
12 4 (0.11%) SAP R/3
12 4 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,220 (33.69%) Azure
2 1,017 (28.09%) Power Platform
3 874 (24.14%) AWS
4 430 (11.88%) GCP
5 299 (8.26%) Azure Data Factory
6 261 (7.21%) Serverless
7 226 (6.24%) Snowflake
8 180 (4.97%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 155 (4.28%) SaaS
10 123 (3.40%) Amazon S3
11 97 (2.68%) Amazon Kinesis
12 95 (2.62%) GitHub
13 89 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
14 80 (2.21%) PaaS
15 71 (1.96%) OpenShift
16 66 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
17 58 (1.60%) dbt
18 55 (1.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 50 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
20 48 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (0.91%) Broadband
2 25 (0.69%) Internet
3 21 (0.58%) HTTP
4 17 (0.47%) SSL
5 10 (0.28%) Intranet
6 9 (0.25%) FTP
7 6 (0.17%) AMQP
7 6 (0.17%) DKIM
8 5 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.14%) VPN
8 5 (0.14%) Wireless
9 4 (0.11%) 3G
9 4 (0.11%) BGP
9 4 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.11%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.11%) Extranet
9 4 (0.11%) Firewall
9 4 (0.11%) MPLS
9 4 (0.11%) WAN
9 4 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,220 (33.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1,002 (27.67%) Power BI
3 659 (18.20%) SQL Server
4 513 (14.17%) Tableau
5 493 (13.62%) Data Lake
6 477 (13.17%) Big Data
7 397 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 354 (9.78%) NoSQL
9 325 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
10 322 (8.89%) Relational Database
11 315 (8.70%) MySQL
12 288 (7.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 283 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 270 (7.46%) Hadoop
15 227 (6.27%) Metadata
16 203 (5.61%) Amazon Redshift
17 176 (4.86%) MongoDB
18 152 (4.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 137 (3.78%) BigQuery
20 132 (3.65%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 194 (5.36%) JIRA
2 183 (5.05%) Git (software)
3 141 (3.89%) Jenkins
4 59 (1.63%) ERwin
5 51 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 48 (1.33%) GitLab
7 46 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 29 (0.80%) JUnit
9 29 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 25 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 23 (0.64%) ER Studio
12 22 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (0.55%) Maven
14 19 (0.52%) TestRail
15 18 (0.50%) ESLint
15 18 (0.50%) Mockito
16 17 (0.47%) webpack
17 14 (0.39%) Mocha
18 13 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 876 (24.19%) Finance
2 857 (23.67%) Social Skills
3 749 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (5.97%) Retail
5 160 (4.42%) Presentation Skills
6 127 (3.51%) Marketing
7 124 (3.42%) Banking
8 115 (3.18%) Public Sector
9 107 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 94 (2.60%) Law
11 90 (2.49%) Publishing
12 70 (1.93%) Legal
13 67 (1.85%) Games
14 60 (1.66%) Manufacturing
15 57 (1.57%) Billing
16 54 (1.49%) Advertising
16 54 (1.49%) Influencing Skills
17 50 (1.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 44 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
19 34 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 691 (19.08%) Data Engineer
2 675 (18.64%) Developer
3 637 (17.59%) Analyst
4 619 (17.09%) Architect
5 433 (11.96%) Data Architect
6 242 (6.68%) Data Analyst
7 240 (6.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 223 (6.16%) Business Analyst
9 168 (4.64%) Consultant
10 125 (3.45%) Senior Data Engineer
11 124 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
12 121 (3.34%) Software Engineer
13 115 (3.18%) Azure Engineer
14 108 (2.98%) Data Manager
15 82 (2.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 80 (2.21%) Administrator
17 76 (2.10%) SQL Developer
18 70 (1.93%) Senior Developer
19 68 (1.88%) Data Scientist
20 66 (1.82%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (7.35%) Kafka
2 260 (7.18%) .NET
3 216 (5.97%) REST
4 186 (5.14%) React
5 173 (4.78%) Web Services
6 152 (4.20%) Spring
7 131 (3.62%) AngularJS
7 131 (3.62%) XML
8 124 (3.42%) JSON
9 117 (3.23%) HTML
10 96 (2.65%) Spring Boot
11 92 (2.54%) Node.js
12 80 (2.21%) CSS
13 79 (2.18%) RESTful
14 69 (1.91%) PySpark
15 60 (1.66%) Java EE
16 57 (1.57%) NumPy
17 54 (1.49%) Pandas
18 53 (1.46%) GraphQL
19 50 (1.38%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 255 (7.04%) Management Information System
2 209 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 183 (5.05%) User Experience
4 150 (4.14%) Algorithms
5 127 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 105 (2.90%) Life Science
7 74 (2.04%) Reference Data
8 68 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 67 (1.85%) Cloud Native
9 67 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
10 53 (1.46%) Public Cloud
11 44 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 41 (1.13%) Driving Licence
13 38 (1.05%) Legacy Systems
14 37 (1.02%) iPhone
14 37 (1.02%) Reinsurance
14 37 (1.02%) Social Media
14 37 (1.02%) SWIFT
15 35 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
15 35 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 206 (5.69%) Linux
2 166 (4.58%) Unix
3 76 (2.10%) Windows
4 25 (0.69%) Android
5 22 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 22 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 9 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.22%) Solaris
9 4 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.028%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,487 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
2 1,460 (40.32%) Analytics
3 1,213 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1,038 (28.67%) ETL
5 710 (19.61%) Visualisation
6 643 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
7 592 (16.35%) Data Management
8 556 (15.35%) Data Science
9 544 (15.02%) Data Architecture
10 538 (14.86%) Data Analysis
11 528 (14.58%) DevOps
12 458 (12.65%) Data Engineering
13 457 (12.62%) Data Governance
14 443 (12.23%) Computer Science
15 422 (11.65%) Data Pipeline
16 415 (11.46%) Data Visualisation
17 389 (10.74%) Software Engineering
18 374 (10.33%) Machine Learning
19 362 (10.00%) Scrum
20 349 (9.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,017 (55.70%) SQL
2 1,082 (29.88%) Python
3 526 (14.53%) Java
4 321 (8.86%) C#
5 311 (8.59%) JavaScript
6 257 (7.10%) T-SQL
7 223 (6.16%) R
8 153 (4.23%) Scala
9 140 (3.87%) PowerShell
10 99 (2.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 95 (2.62%) TypeScript
12 83 (2.29%) PL/SQL
13 72 (1.99%) Shell Script
14 68 (1.88%) C
14 68 (1.88%) C++
15 66 (1.82%) Go
16 59 (1.63%) VB
17 51 (1.41%) Perl
18 42 (1.16%) VBA
19 41 (1.13%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 603 (16.65%) Degree
2 160 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 84 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 55 (1.52%) Master's Degree
6 41 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
7 27 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (0.55%) ISEB
9 19 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 14 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.25%) PhD
12 7 (0.19%) HND
12 7 (0.19%) MCSA
12 7 (0.19%) MCSE
13 6 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 5 (0.14%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.14%) HNC
14 5 (0.14%) IIBA
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 600 (16.57%) Data Quality
2 169 (4.67%) QA
3 145 (4.00%) GDPR
4 31 (0.86%) Accessibility
5 21 (0.58%) CDISC
6 19 (0.52%) Good Clinical Practice
6 19 (0.52%) GRC
7 11 (0.30%) PMO
8 9 (0.25%) MiFID
9 8 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.19%) SLA
11 6 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
11 6 (0.17%) WAI
12 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.11%) EMIR
13 4 (0.11%) OASIS TOSCA
14 3 (0.083%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.055%) COBIT
15 2 (0.055%) IFRS
15 2 (0.055%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 231 (6.38%) Docker
2 28 (0.77%) HDFS
3 24 (0.66%) ISA Server
4 23 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.11%) Firmware
7 4 (0.11%) KVM
7 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.055%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.055%) vSphere
8 2 (0.055%) Xen
9 1 (0.028%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.028%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 276 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 117 (3.23%) Ansible
3 58 (1.60%) Terraform
4 24 (0.66%) Prometheus
5 17 (0.47%) Grafana
6 13 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (0.30%) Mesos
7 11 (0.30%) Oozie
8 8 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.14%) Istio
10 5 (0.14%) linkerd
10 5 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.11%) Rancher
11 4 (0.11%) Rsyslog
11 4 (0.11%) Salt
12 3 (0.083%) Ambari
12 3 (0.083%) Kibana
12 3 (0.083%) logstash
Vendors
1 732 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 359 (9.91%) Oracle
3 334 (9.22%) Databricks
4 209 (5.77%) Google
5 188 (5.19%) SAP
6 178 (4.92%) Informatica
7 135 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
8 100 (2.76%) Alteryx
9 79 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 74 (2.04%) Talend
11 63 (1.74%) IBM
12 38 (1.05%) Splunk
13 35 (0.97%) Cognos
14 34 (0.94%) ServiceNow
15 33 (0.91%) Teradata
16 32 (0.88%) Cloudera
17 30 (0.83%) LexisNexis
18 26 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
18 26 (0.72%) StreamSets
19 23 (0.64%) Hortonworks