Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 138 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -16
Permanent jobs citing ETL 3,867 4,236 4,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.67% 2.44% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.65% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,163 3,450 3,410
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 133,132 159,666 154,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.82% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 104,204 128,438 126,868
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,790
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

ETL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ETL.

Salary trend for ETL in the UK

ETL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ETL over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +3 3,521 £55,000 - 209
London +11 1,944 £60,500 -3.20% 87
UK excluding London +11 1,787 £48,000 +6.67% 141
South East +2 458 £55,500 +11.00% 26
North of England 0 435 £45,000 - 50
Midlands +20 261 £47,500 - 18
North West +17 229 £45,000 - 29
East of England +56 206 £52,000 +9.47% 10
South West -3 204 £50,000 +25.00% 18
Scotland +32 182 £45,000 +5.88% 16
West Midlands +1 173 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire -42 168 £45,000 - 18
East Midlands +44 86 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North East +36 39 £44,334 +23.15% 3
Wales -4 30 £35,000 -3.45% 3
Northern Ireland -12 18 £45,000 +50.00%
Channel Islands - 3 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 2,640 (68.27%) SQL
2 2,078 (53.74%) Business Intelligence
3 1,918 (49.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1,681 (43.47%) SQL Server
5 1,459 (37.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,331 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
7 1,191 (30.80%) Analytics
8 1,089 (28.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 979 (25.32%) Finance
10 924 (23.89%) Microsoft
11 916 (23.69%) Data Modelling
12 878 (22.70%) Python
13 848 (21.93%) T-SQL
14 844 (21.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 842 (21.77%) Big Data
16 840 (21.72%) Power BI
16 840 (21.72%) Power Platform
17 799 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 760 (19.65%) Oracle
19 737 (19.06%) Analytical Skills
20 691 (17.87%) Java
21 636 (16.45%) Tableau
22 571 (14.77%) Visualisation
23 569 (14.71%) Hadoop
24 539 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
25 481 (12.44%) Relational Database
26 460 (11.90%) Apache Spark
27 456 (11.79%) Data Quality
28 452 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
29 448 (11.59%) C#

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
1 460 (11.90%) Apache Spark
2 167 (4.32%) Apache
3 148 (3.83%) SAS
4 111 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 76 (1.97%) Apache Pig
6 75 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (1.06%) Confluence
8 28 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
8 28 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (0.62%) IIS
9 24 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.34%) CMS
13 11 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.23%) ArcGIS
15 8 (0.21%) Jupyter
15 8 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 287 (7.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 91 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.23%) SPSS
8 3 (0.078%) ArchiCAD
8 3 (0.078%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.078%) MicroStation
8 3 (0.078%) Revit
9 2 (0.052%) Mingle
10 1 (0.026%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 64 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 21 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 15 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.26%) NetSuite
5 10 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.18%) FastStats
7 7 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.16%) Actimize
8 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.16%) HFM
8 6 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
8 6 (0.16%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.16%) Maximo
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 844 (21.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 840 (21.72%) Power Platform
3 539 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
4 212 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 144 (3.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 71 (1.84%) Amazon S3
7 60 (1.55%) SaaS
8 55 (1.42%) Amazon EMR
9 47 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
10 46 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
11 45 (1.16%) GitHub
11 45 (1.16%) Serverless
12 34 (0.88%) PaaS
13 25 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
14 23 (0.59%) Office 365
15 21 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
15 21 (0.54%) FinancialForce
16 19 (0.49%) Google Analytics
17 18 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
18 16 (0.41%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (0.83%) Internet
2 22 (0.57%) Broadband
3 21 (0.54%) FTP
4 9 (0.23%) Extranet
5 7 (0.18%) HTTP
6 6 (0.16%) SMTP
7 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.10%) Intranet
8 4 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.10%) SSH
8 4 (0.10%) VPN
9 3 (0.078%) MVNO
9 3 (0.078%) WAN
9 3 (0.078%) Wireless
10 2 (0.052%) Firewall
10 2 (0.052%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.052%) SSL
10 2 (0.052%) Telnet
10 2 (0.052%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,918 (49.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1,681 (43.47%) SQL Server
3 1,459 (37.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1,089 (28.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 842 (21.77%) Big Data
6 840 (21.72%) Power BI
7 799 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 569 (14.71%) Hadoop
9 481 (12.44%) Relational Database
10 377 (9.75%) NoSQL
11 298 (7.71%) QlikView
12 279 (7.21%) Apache Hive
13 278 (7.19%) BusinessObjects
14 238 (6.15%) Data Lake
15 216 (5.59%) MongoDB
16 215 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
17 209 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
18 191 (4.94%) RDBMS
19 181 (4.68%) OLAP
20 178 (4.60%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 186 (4.81%) JIRA
2 181 (4.68%) Git (software)
3 159 (4.11%) Visual Studio
4 134 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 86 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 82 (2.12%) Eclipse
7 77 (1.99%) Eclipse RCP
8 63 (1.63%) Subversion
9 59 (1.53%) Maven
10 56 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 52 (1.34%) Selenium
12 48 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 41 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
14 24 (0.62%) Ant
14 24 (0.62%) Gradle
15 22 (0.57%) Cucumber
16 21 (0.54%) SoapUI
17 18 (0.47%) Bitbucket
18 17 (0.44%) ER Studio
18 17 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 979 (25.32%) Finance
2 211 (5.46%) Banking
3 186 (4.81%) Marketing
4 174 (4.50%) Retail
5 76 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 62 (1.60%) Legal
7 47 (1.22%) Law
8 31 (0.80%) Games
9 28 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.70%) Advertising
11 22 (0.57%) Back Office
12 21 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.52%) Automotive
14 16 (0.41%) Front Office
15 15 (0.39%) Billing
15 15 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.36%) Electronics
16 14 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 14 (0.36%) Publishing
17 5 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,503 (38.87%) Developer
2 684 (17.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 590 (15.26%) Analyst
4 506 (13.09%) Data Engineer
5 503 (13.01%) SQL Developer
6 352 (9.10%) Architect
7 272 (7.03%) Senior Developer
8 254 (6.57%) Data Architect
9 218 (5.64%) SQL BI Developer
10 213 (5.51%) ETL Developer
11 211 (5.46%) Data Analyst
12 194 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 160 (4.14%) SSIS Developer
14 155 (4.01%) Consultant
14 155 (4.01%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 129 (3.34%) Big Data Engineer
15 129 (3.34%) SQL Server Developer
16 127 (3.28%) Software Engineer
17 122 (3.15%) Junior
18 120 (3.10%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (8.30%) .NET
2 283 (7.32%) Kafka
3 203 (5.25%) Web Services
4 192 (4.97%) XML
5 164 (4.24%) MDX
6 151 (3.90%) HTML
7 150 (3.88%) Middleware
8 121 (3.13%) CSS
9 101 (2.61%) JSON
10 91 (2.35%) ASP.NET
11 83 (2.15%) REST
12 80 (2.07%) JSP
13 78 (2.02%) Spark Streaming
14 73 (1.89%) SOAP
15 68 (1.76%) Apache NiFi
16 58 (1.50%) WCF
17 45 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
18 38 (0.98%) RESTful
19 37 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (0.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 737 (19.06%) Analytical Skills
2 207 (5.35%) Data Structures
3 153 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 129 (3.34%) Fintech
5 127 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
6 115 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 67 (1.73%) User Experience
8 65 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 62 (1.60%) Replication
10 46 (1.19%) Life Science
11 42 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 41 (1.06%) Clustering
13 39 (1.01%) Reinsurance
14 34 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (0.70%) Reference Data
16 25 (0.65%) Data Centre
16 25 (0.65%) NHS
17 24 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
18 18 (0.47%) Credit Risk
19 16 (0.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 290 (7.50%) Linux
2 195 (5.04%) Windows
3 186 (4.81%) Unix
4 25 (0.65%) Windows Server
5 18 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.23%) CentOS
8 8 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.13%) Android
10 5 (0.13%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.078%) AIX
12 3 (0.078%) Debian
13 1 (0.026%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.026%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,078 (53.74%) Business Intelligence
2 1,331 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1,191 (30.80%) Analytics
4 916 (23.69%) Data Modelling
5 571 (14.77%) Visualisation
6 452 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
7 400 (10.34%) Data Integration
8 399 (10.32%) Machine Learning
9 382 (9.88%) Migration
10 381 (9.85%) Scrum
11 377 (9.75%) Data Analysis
12 376 (9.72%) Data Science
13 331 (8.56%) Data Architecture
14 328 (8.48%) Data Visualisation
15 326 (8.43%) Data Analytics
15 326 (8.43%) Data Management
16 320 (8.28%) Data Engineering
17 302 (7.81%) Kimball Methodology
18 295 (7.63%) SDLC
19 290 (7.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,640 (68.27%) SQL
2 878 (22.70%) Python
3 848 (21.93%) T-SQL
4 691 (17.87%) Java
5 448 (11.59%) C#
6 263 (6.80%) Scala
7 249 (6.44%) PL/SQL
8 192 (4.97%) R
9 159 (4.11%) PowerShell
10 144 (3.72%) JavaScript
11 138 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 120 (3.10%) C++
13 119 (3.08%) VBA
14 60 (1.55%) PHP
15 57 (1.47%) Shell Script
16 55 (1.42%) VB
17 38 (0.98%) Bash Shell
18 36 (0.93%) VB.NET
19 34 (0.88%) C
20 33 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 366 (9.46%) Degree
2 113 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 83 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 36 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 24 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (0.52%) ISEB
8 19 (0.49%) Master's Degree
9 16 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.36%) PhD
12 10 (0.26%) AWS Certification
13 9 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
14 8 (0.21%) MCP
15 6 (0.16%) MCSA
16 5 (0.13%) HND
16 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.10%) Postgraduate
18 3 (0.078%) CIMA
18 3 (0.078%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (11.79%) Data Quality
2 192 (4.97%) QA
3 119 (3.08%) GDPR
4 44 (1.14%) SLA
5 18 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.28%) IFRS
8 10 (0.26%) ISO 20022
9 8 (0.21%) MiFID
10 6 (0.16%) PMO
11 5 (0.13%) HL7
12 4 (0.10%) Basel III
12 4 (0.10%) COREP
12 4 (0.10%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.078%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.078%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.052%) ISO 15022
14 2 (0.052%) SEPA
15 1 (0.026%) FATCA
15 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 127 (3.28%) Docker
2 111 (2.87%) HDFS
3 84 (2.17%) Apache Flume
4 31 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 17 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 11 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.052%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.026%) pfSense
9 1 (0.026%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 96 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 87 (2.25%) Oozie
3 56 (1.45%) Terraform
4 51 (1.32%) Ansible
5 49 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 37 (0.96%) Ambari
7 34 (0.88%) Puppet
8 31 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
10 19 (0.49%) Control-M
11 14 (0.36%) Grafana
12 12 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (0.28%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.26%) Nagios
14 10 (0.26%) Salt
15 7 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
15 7 (0.18%) Prometheus
16 5 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
17 4 (0.10%) Dollar Universe
17 4 (0.10%) VictorOps
Vendors
1 924 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 760 (19.65%) Oracle
3 636 (16.45%) Tableau
4 406 (10.50%) Informatica
5 322 (8.33%) SAP
6 245 (6.34%) Talend
7 231 (5.97%) IBM
8 181 (4.68%) Google
9 165 (4.27%) Cloudera
10 127 (3.28%) Cognos
11 106 (2.74%) Databricks
11 106 (2.74%) Teradata
12 99 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
13 97 (2.51%) Hortonworks
14 76 (1.97%) Ab Initio
15 62 (1.60%) Alteryx
16 52 (1.34%) Netezza
17 47 (1.22%) MuleSoft
18 40 (1.03%) MapR
18 40 (1.03%) TIBCO