Extract, Transform and Load (ETL)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring ETL skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited ETL over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 167 145 134
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing ETL 1,494 1,989 5,348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.62% 2.44% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.56% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 1,619 2,933
10th Percentile £42,000 £42,414 £41,027
25th Percentile £51,625 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +11.45%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

ETL falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75,478 77,846 169,786
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.06% 95.36% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49,870 50,645 86,192
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,678
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +6.06%

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 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for ETL in the UK

ETL
Top 18 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 24 July 2024. 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 -19 1,328 £67,500 +3.85% 169
UK excluding London -4 870 £60,000 +9.09% 122
London -16 568 £76,000 +1.33% 60
Work from Home -49 547 £65,000 +8.33% 112
North of England +41 266 £56,500 +2.73% 41
South East -33 192 £65,000 +8.33% 27
North West +61 172 £60,000 +14.29% 19
Midlands -39 139 £60,000 +20.00% 18
South West 0 117 £53,500 -21.90% 19
Scotland -9 115 £62,500 +8.70% 5
West Midlands -33 106 £62,500 +25.00% 13
Yorkshire +23 59 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North East -13 35 £71,500 +30.00% 16
East Midlands -43 31 £45,000 -14.29% 5
East of England -47 23 £57,500 - 10
Wales +13 15 £43,257 -3.15% 1
Northern Ireland +13 3 £87,500 +105.88%
Channel Islands - 1 - - 1

ETL
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 99 (6.63%) Apache Spark
2 55 (3.68%) Apache Airflow
3 45 (3.01%) Apache
4 35 (2.34%) SAS
5 21 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.34%) Confluence
7 10 (0.67%) IIS
8 5 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.20%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Exchange
10 2 (0.13%) Moodle
11 1 (0.067%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.067%) Documentum
11 1 (0.067%) Luigi
11 1 (0.067%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.067%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.67%) Trello
6 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.067%) InVision
8 1 (0.067%) Sketch
8 1 (0.067%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 18 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.40%) NEC Housing
4 4 (0.27%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.27%) Salesforce CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Endur
5 3 (0.20%) SystmOne
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
6 2 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (0.13%) Primavera
7 1 (0.067%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.067%) HFM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.067%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.067%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.067%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 781 (52.28%) Azure
2 502 (33.60%) AWS
3 445 (29.79%) Power Platform
4 310 (20.75%) GCP
5 217 (14.52%) Azure Data Factory
6 196 (13.12%) Azure DevOps
7 163 (10.91%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 98 (6.56%) Snowflake
9 84 (5.62%) Amazon S3
10 70 (4.69%) SaaS
11 69 (4.62%) Serverless
12 52 (3.48%) dbt
13 50 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
14 36 (2.41%) Azure Logic Apps
14 36 (2.41%) GitHub
15 32 (2.14%) PowerApps
16 30 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
17 28 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
18 25 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
19 22 (1.47%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.94%) Firewall
2 6 (0.40%) Network Security
3 5 (0.33%) DNS
4 4 (0.27%) SAN
5 3 (0.20%) DHCP
5 3 (0.20%) HTTP
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) WAN
6 2 (0.13%) WebEx
6 2 (0.13%) Wireless
7 1 (0.067%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.067%) 5G
7 1 (0.067%) FTP
7 1 (0.067%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (47.12%) Data Warehouse
2 431 (28.85%) Power BI
3 323 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 243 (16.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 222 (14.86%) BigQuery
6 185 (12.38%) Data Lake
7 178 (11.91%) Looker
8 141 (9.44%) Tableau
9 117 (7.83%) Big Data
10 112 (7.50%) NoSQL
11 111 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 107 (7.16%) Amazon Redshift
13 88 (5.89%) Relational Database
14 80 (5.35%) Azure SQL Database
15 76 (5.09%) Data Mining
16 60 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 57 (3.82%) Metadata
18 50 (3.35%) Power Query
19 48 (3.21%) Amazon QuickSight
20 42 (2.81%) Data Vault
Development Applications
1 92 (6.16%) Git
2 86 (5.76%) JIRA
3 37 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.21%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.94%) Selenium
6 13 (0.87%) GitLab
7 12 (0.80%) SoapUI
7 12 (0.80%) SpecFlow
7 12 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.74%) Bitbucket
9 10 (0.67%) NUnit
10 9 (0.60%) Postman
11 8 (0.54%) RStudio
12 7 (0.47%) JMeter
12 7 (0.47%) Spinnaker
13 6 (0.40%) ERwin
13 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.40%) Toad
14 5 (0.33%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.27%) CircleCI
General
1 380 (25.44%) Social Skills
2 366 (24.50%) Analytical Skills
3 365 (24.43%) Finance
4 115 (7.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 102 (6.83%) Legal
6 91 (6.09%) Law
7 77 (5.15%) Billing
8 64 (4.28%) Marketing
9 58 (3.88%) Banking
10 55 (3.68%) Retail
11 46 (3.08%) Public Sector
12 33 (2.21%) Presentation Skills
13 24 (1.61%) Financial Institution
14 21 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 19 (1.27%) Manufacturing
16 16 (1.07%) Games
17 13 (0.87%) Telecoms
18 10 (0.67%) Local Government
19 9 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
19 9 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 475 (31.79%) Data Engineer
2 233 (15.60%) Senior
3 214 (14.32%) Developer
4 192 (12.85%) Lead
5 172 (11.51%) Architect
6 151 (10.11%) Data Architect
7 120 (8.03%) Senior Data Engineer
8 119 (7.97%) Analyst
9 118 (7.90%) Data Manager
10 106 (7.10%) Engineering Manager
11 83 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 73 (4.89%) Azure Engineer
13 64 (4.28%) Lead Data Engineer
14 62 (4.15%) Azure Data Engineer
14 62 (4.15%) Software Engineer
15 61 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
16 58 (3.88%) Data Analyst
17 50 (3.35%) Power BI Developer
18 45 (3.01%) SQL Developer
19 32 (2.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (7.16%) PySpark
2 67 (4.48%) Kafka
3 57 (3.82%) .NET
4 42 (2.81%) XML
5 35 (2.34%) REST
6 31 (2.07%) JSON
7 28 (1.87%) Web Services
8 22 (1.47%) SOAP
9 20 (1.34%) .NET Framework
10 18 (1.20%) Apache Beam
11 16 (1.07%) CSS
11 16 (1.07%) HTML
11 16 (1.07%) Middleware
12 14 (0.94%) Pandas
13 11 (0.74%) ASP.NET
13 11 (0.74%) React
14 10 (0.67%) .NET Core
14 10 (0.67%) MDX
15 8 (0.54%) AngularJS
16 7 (0.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 105 (7.03%) Product Ownership
2 104 (6.96%) Algorithms
3 95 (6.36%) Self-Motivation
4 93 (6.22%) Data Structures
5 84 (5.62%) Onboarding
6 65 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 40 (2.68%) Public Cloud
8 33 (2.21%) Reinsurance
9 28 (1.87%) Replication
10 25 (1.67%) NHS
11 22 (1.47%) Data Fabric
12 21 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (1.41%) Legacy Systems
13 20 (1.34%) Cyberattack
14 17 (1.14%) Distributed Systems
15 15 (1.00%) Blog
15 15 (1.00%) Reference Data
16 11 (0.74%) Cloud Native
17 10 (0.67%) Cyber Threat
17 10 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.28%) Windows
2 46 (3.08%) Linux
3 24 (1.61%) zOS
4 23 (1.54%) Unix
5 14 (0.94%) Solaris
6 12 (0.80%) CentOS
6 12 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.067%) Android
9 1 (0.067%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.067%) VMS
9 1 (0.067%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (46.12%) Data Modelling
2 540 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
3 535 (35.81%) Analytics
4 521 (34.87%) Data Engineering
5 480 (32.13%) Agile
6 425 (28.45%) Problem-Solving
7 392 (26.24%) Visualisation
8 341 (22.82%) DevOps
9 305 (20.41%) Data Integration
10 291 (19.48%) CI/CD
11 285 (19.08%) Data Pipeline
12 253 (16.93%) Data Governance
13 252 (16.87%) Data Visualisation
14 249 (16.67%) Data Management
15 243 (16.27%) Data Architecture
16 223 (14.93%) Data Analysis
17 209 (13.99%) Scrum
18 193 (12.92%) Platform Engineering
19 189 (12.65%) Machine Learning
20 184 (12.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 953 (63.79%) SQL
2 538 (36.01%) Python
3 174 (11.65%) T-SQL
4 105 (7.03%) C#
5 95 (6.36%) Java
6 83 (5.56%) R
7 64 (4.28%) PowerShell
8 60 (4.02%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 52 (3.48%) Scala
10 49 (3.28%) JavaScript
11 30 (2.01%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.54%) MATLAB
13 21 (1.41%) VBA
14 14 (0.94%) Bash
14 14 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.80%) Go
16 11 (0.74%) Bicep
16 11 (0.74%) TypeScript
17 8 (0.54%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 243 (16.27%) Degree
2 104 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (4.35%) Master's Degree
4 54 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 38 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 33 (2.21%) Azure Certification
7 29 (1.94%) DBS Check
8 17 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.07%) MBA
10 14 (0.94%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (0.74%) AWS Certification
13 10 (0.67%) ISEB
13 10 (0.67%) PhD
14 6 (0.40%) IIBA
15 5 (0.33%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.27%) CISM
16 4 (0.27%) CISSP
17 3 (0.20%) MCP
17 3 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 344 (23.03%) Data Quality
2 139 (9.30%) QA
3 122 (8.17%) GDPR
4 23 (1.54%) Accessibility
5 15 (1.00%) California Consumer Privacy Act
6 9 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.27%) NIST
8 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.13%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.067%) ITGC
9 1 (0.067%) NCSC
9 1 (0.067%) PMO
9 1 (0.067%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (1.67%) Docker
2 12 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.47%) HDFS
4 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.067%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.067%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 82 (5.49%) Terraform
2 35 (2.34%) Kubernetes
3 14 (0.94%) Ansible
4 8 (0.54%) Grafana
5 5 (0.33%) HP ALM
5 5 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.13%) Puppet
6 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.067%) FTK
7 1 (0.067%) SCCM
Vendors
1 285 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 270 (18.07%) Databricks
3 211 (14.12%) Google
4 126 (8.43%) Oracle
5 104 (6.96%) Informatica
6 30 (2.01%) SAP
7 24 (1.61%) Alteryx
8 21 (1.41%) Salesforce
9 15 (1.00%) MuleSoft
10 14 (0.94%) IBM
11 12 (0.80%) F5
11 12 (0.80%) Talend
12 10 (0.67%) Cloudera
12 10 (0.67%) Splunk
13 9 (0.60%) BT
14 7 (0.47%) Cognos
14 7 (0.47%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.40%) Jitterbit
15 6 (0.40%) NEC
16 5 (0.33%) ServiceNow