The median annual salary for a Governance Analyst was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Governance Analyst
UK
Rank 839 922 932
Rank change year-on-year +83 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Analyst 28 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.042% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 14
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +14.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% -2.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Governance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Governance Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Governance Analyst in the UK

Governance Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Governance Analyst in the UK

Governance Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Analyst over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Analyst in the UK

Governance Analyst
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 25 £43,750 -2.77% 4
London +71 12 £50,000 -47.36% 4
South East +66 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire +30 5 £35,000 -6.66%
West Yorkshire +35 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Leeds +24 4 £35,000 -6.66%
East of England +25 3 £36,500 -
Wales - 3 £32,500 -
West Wales - 3 £32,500 -
Swansea - 3 £32,500 -
Essex - 3 £36,500 -
Reading +31 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +24 2 £35,000 -22.22%
City of London +51 1 £60,000 -36.84%
Kent +21 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £35,000 -
Fareham - 1 £30,000 -
York - 1 £39,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £39,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -

Governance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Governance Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Governance Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (27.27%) PMO
4 14 (25.45%) MS Office
5 13 (23.64%) Banking
5 13 (23.64%) Data Management
5 13 (23.64%) Data Governance
5 13 (23.64%) Project Governance
6 12 (21.82%) Data Quality
6 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (20.00%) IT Governance
7 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 10 (18.18%) Information Security
8 10 (18.18%) ITIL
8 10 (18.18%) COBIT
9 9 (16.36%) Degree
10 8 (14.55%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
10 8 (14.55%) IT Audit
11 7 (12.73%) Internal Audit
11 7 (12.73%) Publishing
11 7 (12.73%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (12.73%) CGEIT
11 7 (12.73%) Process Improvement
11 7 (12.73%) CRISC
11 7 (12.73%) ISACA
12 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
12 6 (10.91%) MS Excel

Governance Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
4 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Publishing
4 5 (9.09%) French Language
4 5 (9.09%) German Language
4 5 (9.09%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.45%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Data Governance
1 13 (23.64%) Data Management
1 13 (23.64%) Project Governance
2 11 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (18.18%) Information Security
3 10 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) IT Audit
4 8 (14.55%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.73%) Internal Audit
5 7 (12.73%) Process Improvement
5 7 (12.73%) Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) Benchmarking
7 5 (9.09%) Information Security Management
7 5 (9.09%) Security Management
7 5 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) CGEIT
2 7 (12.73%) CRISC
2 7 (12.73%) ISACA
2 7 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.27%) CISM
3 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 3 (5.45%) CISA
5 1 (1.82%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) PMO
2 12 (21.82%) Data Quality
2 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (18.18%) COBIT
4 7 (12.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.82%) GDPR
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) IBM
1 5 (9.09%) Reuters
2 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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