Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Governance Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Governance Analyst
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1053 1143 1193
Rank change year-on-year +90 +50 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Analyst 129 82 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.043% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.045% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 60 67 95
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £34,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £83,750 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.29% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Governance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Governance Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Analyst in the UK

Governance Analyst
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +57 119 £46,250 -9.31% 3
London +36 85 £40,000 -30.74% 1
UK excluding London +46 40 £48,750 +28.29% 2
South East +55 18 £50,000 +1.52%
North of England -4 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North West -15 11 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +18 4 £45,000 -
Scotland -11 3 £52,500 +38.16%
Isle of Man - 3 £25,000 -
Midlands +21 1 £50,000 +47.06% 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Governance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 88 (68.22%) Finance
2 65 (50.39%) Degree
3 63 (48.84%) Banking
3 63 (48.84%) Data Analysis
4 56 (43.41%) Asset Management
4 56 (43.41%) Wealth Management
5 55 (42.64%) Investment Banking
6 54 (41.86%) Retail Banking
7 53 (41.09%) R
7 53 (41.09%) SDLC
7 53 (41.09%) IT Strategy
8 36 (27.91%) Data Governance
9 28 (21.71%) IT Governance
10 25 (19.38%) Information Security
11 23 (17.83%) Data Quality
12 19 (14.73%) Data Protection
13 17 (13.18%) Information Governance
13 17 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (13.18%) Management Information System
14 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
14 15 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (9.30%) SQL
15 12 (9.30%) Data Management
16 11 (8.53%) Information Security Management
16 11 (8.53%) Security Management
16 11 (8.53%) Quality Management
16 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (7.75%) PCI DSS
18 9 (6.98%) CISSP

Governance Analyst Skill Set
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 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) Firewall
1 7 (5.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) MS Access
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) QlikView
3 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
General
1 88 (68.22%) Finance
2 63 (48.84%) Banking
3 55 (42.64%) Investment Banking
4 54 (41.86%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Electronics
5 3 (2.33%) Law
5 3 (2.33%) Legal
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.33%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) COM
1 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.78%) Equities
4 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.84%) Data Analysis
2 56 (43.41%) Asset Management
2 56 (43.41%) Wealth Management
3 53 (41.09%) IT Strategy
3 53 (41.09%) SDLC
4 36 (27.91%) Data Governance
5 28 (21.71%) IT Governance
6 25 (19.38%) Information Security
7 19 (14.73%) Data Protection
8 17 (13.18%) Information Governance
8 17 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (9.30%) Data Management
11 11 (8.53%) Information Security Management
11 11 (8.53%) Quality Management
11 11 (8.53%) Security Management
12 10 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.43%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.43%) Process Management
14 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) R
2 12 (9.30%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (50.39%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) CISSP
3 3 (2.33%) CISM
3 3 (2.33%) CRISC
4 2 (1.55%) GIAC
4 2 (1.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.83%) Data Quality
2 15 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (7.75%) PCI DSS
4 9 (6.98%) GDPR
5 7 (5.43%) PMO
6 6 (4.65%) COBIT
7 5 (3.88%) Solvency II
8 2 (1.55%) QA
9 1 (0.78%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (3.88%) SAP
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle
3 2 (1.55%) Sybase
4 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.78%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.78%) Planview
4 1 (0.78%) Tableau