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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ETL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ETL over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 128 120 116
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +19
Permanent jobs citing ETL 5,352 3,078 2,209
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.96% 2.86% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 3.04% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,916 2,400 1,652
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%

ETL 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 172,408 101,121 73,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.36% 93.84% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 84,642 70,010 59,458
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £44,842 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £49,800 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.42% +4.84% +5.56%

ETL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ETL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ETL.

Salary trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ETL over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for ETL in the UK

ETL
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ETL within the UK over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England 0 4,716 £62,500 +8.70% 317
London +2 2,898 £70,000 +7.69% 152
Work from Home -5 2,436 £62,500 +8.70% 113
UK excluding London -16 1,806 £52,500 +7.14% 170
North of England -36 467 £52,500 +10.53% 55
South East +18 432 £55,500 -0.89% 24
Midlands -8 335 £50,000 +11.11% 39
North West -17 275 £55,000 +10.00% 27
South West +11 251 £48,750 +8.33% 22
West Midlands -21 219 £52,500 +10.53% 24
East of England -26 196 £55,000 -18.52% 15
Yorkshire -49 172 £50,000 +11.11% 25
East Midlands -11 115 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Scotland -56 102 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Wales -2 54 £51,250 +55.30% 3
North East -38 19 £47,625 +16.87% 3
Northern Ireland -20 6 £45,000 -43.75% 2

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT jobs citing ETL 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 ETL.

1 3,565 (66.61%) SQL
2 2,421 (45.24%) Python
3 2,385 (44.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2,268 (42.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2,173 (40.60%) Azure
6 2,141 (40.00%) Analytics
7 1,776 (33.18%) AWS
8 1,771 (33.09%) Data Modelling
9 1,756 (32.81%) Agile
10 1,389 (25.95%) Social Skills
11 1,381 (25.80%) SQL Server
12 1,348 (25.19%) Power Platform
13 1,326 (24.78%) Power BI
14 1,282 (23.95%) Data Engineering
15 1,275 (23.82%) Data Pipeline
16 1,242 (23.21%) Finance
17 1,169 (21.84%) Data Lake
18 1,138 (21.26%) Microsoft
19 1,115 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 1,085 (20.27%) Big Data
21 1,082 (20.22%) Visualisation
22 1,068 (19.96%) Data Science
23 1,031 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
24 990 (18.50%) GCP
25 972 (18.16%) DevOps
26 927 (17.32%) Problem-Solving
27 881 (16.46%) CI/CD
28 776 (14.50%) Tableau
29 770 (14.39%) Apache Spark
30 759 (14.18%) Java

ETL
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
1 770 (14.39%) Apache Spark
2 470 (8.78%) Apache Airflow
3 308 (5.75%) Apache
4 112 (2.09%) SharePoint
5 102 (1.91%) Confluence
6 98 (1.83%) SAS
7 78 (1.46%) Jupyter
8 69 (1.29%) Luigi
9 44 (0.82%) CMS
10 43 (0.80%) Apache Pig
11 23 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (0.30%) IIS
13 15 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.22%) Apache Pulsar
14 12 (0.22%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.22%) Tornado
15 8 (0.15%) JBoss
15 8 (0.15%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
15 8 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 343 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 32 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 30 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 27 (0.50%) SPSS
7 12 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (0.19%) Stata
9 7 (0.13%) Campfire
10 6 (0.11%) Pipeline Pilot
11 2 (0.037%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.037%) FileZilla
12 1 (0.019%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 42 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 16 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.24%) FastStats
5 9 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.17%) Loan IQ
6 6 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.11%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 6 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.075%) Acoustic Campaign
8 4 (0.075%) Sage X3
8 4 (0.075%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.075%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.056%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.056%) Shopify
9 3 (0.056%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 2,173 (40.60%) Azure
2 1,776 (33.18%) AWS
3 1,348 (25.19%) Power Platform
4 990 (18.50%) GCP
5 650 (12.14%) Azure Data Factory
6 583 (10.89%) Snowflake
7 341 (6.37%) Amazon S3
8 318 (5.94%) Azure DevOps
9 313 (5.85%) GitHub
10 305 (5.70%) Serverless
11 292 (5.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 256 (4.78%) SaaS
13 242 (4.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 170 (3.18%) Matillion
15 158 (2.95%) Amazon Kinesis
16 137 (2.56%) Google Data Studio
17 135 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
18 134 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
19 116 (2.17%) PaaS
20 115 (2.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 50 (0.93%) Internet
2 33 (0.62%) Cisco IPT
3 29 (0.54%) Broadband
4 27 (0.50%) HTTP
5 21 (0.39%) DNS
6 16 (0.30%) FTP
7 14 (0.26%) Intranet
7 14 (0.26%) Network Security
8 11 (0.21%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.19%) Skype
10 9 (0.17%) Firewall
11 8 (0.15%) 5G
12 7 (0.13%) Extranet
13 5 (0.093%) DHCP
13 5 (0.093%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.093%) SNMP
13 5 (0.093%) VPN
14 3 (0.056%) LAN
14 3 (0.056%) WAN
15 2 (0.037%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,385 (44.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1,381 (25.80%) SQL Server
3 1,326 (24.78%) Power BI
4 1,169 (21.84%) Data Lake
5 1,115 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,085 (20.27%) Big Data
7 776 (14.50%) Tableau
8 638 (11.92%) NoSQL
9 627 (11.72%) Relational Database
10 619 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 540 (10.09%) Hadoop
12 520 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
13 481 (8.99%) Amazon Redshift
14 402 (7.51%) BigQuery
15 369 (6.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 360 (6.73%) MySQL
17 325 (6.07%) Metadata
18 268 (5.01%) Looker
19 239 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
20 231 (4.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 421 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 276 (5.16%) JIRA
3 223 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 159 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 98 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 94 (1.76%) GitLab
7 70 (1.31%) CircleCI
8 64 (1.20%) ERwin
9 55 (1.03%) Bitbucket
10 45 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (0.78%) Subversion
12 29 (0.54%) Cucumber
13 22 (0.41%) ER Studio
14 21 (0.39%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (0.34%) IBM UrbanCode
16 18 (0.34%) Mercurial
17 17 (0.32%) Selenium
18 15 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 15 (0.28%) Postman
General
1 1,389 (25.95%) Social Skills
2 1,242 (23.21%) Finance
3 1,031 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
4 396 (7.40%) Marketing
5 277 (5.18%) Banking
6 259 (4.84%) Retail
7 227 (4.24%) Advertising
8 218 (4.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 175 (3.27%) Law
10 167 (3.12%) Public Sector
11 166 (3.10%) Games
12 123 (2.30%) Legal
13 108 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
14 103 (1.92%) Manufacturing
15 95 (1.78%) Telecoms
16 81 (1.51%) Influencing Skills
17 72 (1.35%) Automotive
18 69 (1.29%) Organisational Skills
19 60 (1.12%) Financial Institution
20 57 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,075 (38.77%) Data Engineer
2 1,023 (19.11%) Developer
3 641 (11.98%) Analyst
4 548 (10.24%) Senior Data Engineer
5 418 (7.81%) Architect
6 400 (7.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 330 (6.17%) Data Analyst
8 314 (5.87%) Data Architect
9 215 (4.02%) SQL Developer
10 211 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
11 187 (3.49%) Consultant
12 176 (3.29%) Software Engineer
13 131 (2.45%) Senior Developer
14 130 (2.43%) DBA
15 127 (2.37%) Azure Data Engineer
16 122 (2.28%) Data Consultant
16 122 (2.28%) Data Manager
17 118 (2.20%) Security Engineer
18 114 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
19 110 (2.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (10.39%) Kafka
2 403 (7.53%) .NET
3 258 (4.82%) PySpark
4 235 (4.39%) REST
5 219 (4.09%) XML
6 215 (4.02%) Pandas
7 162 (3.03%) React
8 149 (2.78%) JSON
9 134 (2.50%) Apache Beam
10 123 (2.30%) HTML
10 123 (2.30%) RESTful
11 116 (2.17%) GraphQL
12 111 (2.07%) AngularJS
13 99 (1.85%) NumPy
13 99 (1.85%) Web Services
14 97 (1.81%) Node.js
15 92 (1.72%) Django
16 91 (1.70%) CSS
17 84 (1.57%) Spark Streaming
18 78 (1.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 285 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
2 276 (5.16%) Data Structures
3 226 (4.22%) Algorithms
4 196 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 161 (3.01%) Cloud Native
6 141 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 97 (1.81%) User Experience
8 92 (1.72%) IoT
9 86 (1.61%) Public Cloud
10 82 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
11 72 (1.35%) Virtual Team
12 71 (1.33%) Legacy Systems
13 69 (1.29%) Life Science
14 67 (1.25%) Replication
15 58 (1.08%) NHS
16 55 (1.03%) Sports Betting
17 54 (1.01%) Blog
18 50 (0.93%) Reference Data
19 47 (0.88%) Marketing Technology
20 45 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 293 (5.47%) Linux
2 139 (2.60%) Unix
3 135 (2.52%) Windows
4 26 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 18 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.22%) Solaris
8 11 (0.21%) Android
9 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.13%) VMS
11 5 (0.093%) AIX
11 5 (0.093%) HPUX
11 5 (0.093%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.037%) SUSE
13 1 (0.019%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,268 (42.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2,141 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1,771 (33.09%) Data Modelling
4 1,756 (32.81%) Agile
5 1,282 (23.95%) Data Engineering
6 1,275 (23.82%) Data Pipeline
7 1,082 (20.22%) Visualisation
8 1,068 (19.96%) Data Science
9 972 (18.16%) DevOps
10 927 (17.32%) Problem-Solving
11 881 (16.46%) CI/CD
12 738 (13.79%) Machine Learning
13 721 (13.47%) Data Management
14 718 (13.42%) Data Analytics
15 646 (12.07%) Data Architecture
16 640 (11.96%) Data Analysis
17 573 (10.71%) Data Integration
18 569 (10.63%) Software Engineering
19 553 (10.33%) Artificial Intelligence
20 546 (10.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3,565 (66.61%) SQL
2 2,421 (45.24%) Python
3 759 (14.18%) Java
4 660 (12.33%) T-SQL
5 484 (9.04%) Scala
6 417 (7.79%) C#
7 293 (5.47%) PowerShell
8 284 (5.31%) JavaScript
9 282 (5.27%) R
10 171 (3.20%) Bash
11 158 (2.95%) TypeScript
12 157 (2.93%) PL/SQL
13 138 (2.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 129 (2.41%) C
15 95 (1.78%) C++
16 82 (1.53%) Go
17 72 (1.35%) Shell Script
18 62 (1.16%) Ruby
19 52 (0.97%) VBA
20 45 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 647 (12.09%) Degree
2 204 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 139 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 105 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 77 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 53 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
7 36 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 33 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 33 (0.62%) CISSP
10 32 (0.60%) AWS Certification
11 23 (0.43%) PhD
12 22 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
13 16 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.19%) HND
15 9 (0.17%) PMP
15 9 (0.17%) Postgraduate
16 8 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 700 (13.08%) Data Quality
2 248 (4.63%) QA
3 179 (3.34%) GDPR
4 48 (0.90%) Accessibility
5 47 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.47%) CDISC
7 24 (0.45%) HL7
8 22 (0.41%) SLA
9 8 (0.15%) NIST
10 7 (0.13%) PMO
11 6 (0.11%) MiFID
11 6 (0.11%) SOC 2
12 5 (0.093%) GRC
12 5 (0.093%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.075%) COBIT
13 4 (0.075%) EMIR
13 4 (0.075%) WAI
13 4 (0.075%) WCAG
14 3 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials
14 3 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 388 (7.25%) Docker
2 70 (1.31%) Apache Flume
3 47 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 43 (0.80%) HDFS
5 21 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 21 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.11%) LXC
7 5 (0.093%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (0.093%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.093%) Samba
8 4 (0.075%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.075%) zsh
9 2 (0.037%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 348 (6.50%) Kubernetes
2 309 (5.77%) Terraform
3 82 (1.53%) Ansible
4 65 (1.21%) Oozie
5 52 (0.97%) Grafana
6 34 (0.64%) Prometheus
7 29 (0.54%) Argo
8 28 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
10 17 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
10 17 (0.32%) Puppet
11 14 (0.26%) Control-M
11 14 (0.26%) Kibana
11 14 (0.26%) Proxmox
12 11 (0.21%) Rancher
13 9 (0.17%) Istio
14 6 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.093%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (0.093%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.093%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1,138 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 650 (12.14%) Oracle
3 629 (11.75%) Google
4 565 (10.56%) Databricks
5 379 (7.08%) Informatica
6 233 (4.35%) Talend
7 172 (3.21%) SAP
8 165 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
9 163 (3.05%) Alteryx
10 109 (2.04%) Teradata
11 98 (1.83%) Cognos
12 86 (1.61%) IBM
13 74 (1.38%) Cloudera
14 56 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
14 56 (1.05%) MuleSoft
15 45 (0.84%) Palantir
16 43 (0.80%) Ab Initio
17 39 (0.73%) Facebook
17 39 (0.73%) Workday
18 31 (0.58%) Splunk