Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Information Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Management over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Management
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 468 512 585
Rank change year-on-year +44 +73 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Management 448 507 663
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 260 346 425
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,428 £33,747
25th Percentile £38,906 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £80,975 £94,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £51,593 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.93% -1.73% +17.21%

Information Management 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 78,066 101,391 137,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.48% 92.19% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59,996 81,496 108,890
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Management.

Salary trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Information Management over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 2021. 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 +58 396 £50,000 -9.09% 52
UK excluding London +94 310 £47,500 -7.93% 29
South East +88 118 £57,500 -9.45% 11
Work from Home -69 110 £55,000 -35.29% 8
London +16 104 £61,000 -2.40% 24
North of England +30 58 £42,500 -4.22% 7
East of England +91 56 £37,060 -35.55% 3
South West -23 28 £46,500 +3.33% 3
Midlands +17 27 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Yorkshire +18 24 £51,000 +8.51% 4
North West +19 22 £43,000 -3.09% 3
Scotland +14 17 £45,000 -2.54% 1
West Midlands +1 17 £42,000 -16.00% 1
North East +15 12 £41,695 +19.13%
East Midlands +15 10 £27,000 -39.15% 3
Wales +38 4 £48,900 +2.95%
Northern Ireland - 2 £23,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT jobs citing Information Management 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 Information Management.

1 148 (33.04%) Management Information System
2 119 (26.56%) SQL
3 118 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 111 (24.78%) Degree
6 94 (20.98%) LIMS
6 94 (20.98%) C#
7 81 (18.08%) .NET
8 79 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
9 77 (17.19%) Software Engineering
10 71 (15.85%) Azure
11 68 (15.18%) Project Management
12 65 (14.51%) Computer Science
13 61 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
14 59 (13.17%) Workflow
15 57 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (12.50%) Analytics
17 52 (11.61%) SharePoint
18 50 (11.16%) SQL Server
18 50 (11.16%) Java
18 50 (11.16%) Continuous Improvement
19 48 (10.71%) Finance
19 48 (10.71%) Information Security
20 47 (10.49%) Python
21 46 (10.27%) Web Services
21 46 (10.27%) Windows
21 46 (10.27%) Validation
22 45 (10.04%) Microsoft Office
23 42 (9.38%) Security Cleared
24 41 (9.15%) SC Cleared

Information Management
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 52 (11.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.01%) ArcGIS
3 8 (1.79%) CMS
4 7 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.34%) IIS
5 6 (1.34%) SAS
5 6 (1.34%) Tornado
6 5 (1.12%) Confluence
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.67%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.22%) Mule
8 1 (0.22%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (10.04%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.89%) SPSS
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.45%) GIMP
7 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.12%) Sentinel
1 5 (1.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 71 (15.85%) Azure
2 40 (8.93%) AWS
3 39 (8.71%) Microsoft 365
3 39 (8.71%) Power Platform
4 20 (4.46%) GCP
5 15 (3.35%) SaaS
6 8 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (1.56%) GitHub
8 6 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (1.12%) Power Automate
9 5 (1.12%) PowerApps
10 4 (0.89%) Azure Functions
10 4 (0.89%) Azure Logic Apps
10 4 (0.89%) Serverless
10 4 (0.89%) ShareGate
11 3 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.45%) Asana
13 1 (0.22%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.13%) HTTP
1 14 (3.13%) Network Security
2 11 (2.46%) Firewall
2 11 (2.46%) Intranet
3 10 (2.23%) DNS
3 10 (2.23%) FTP
3 10 (2.23%) Internet
3 10 (2.23%) SMTP
3 10 (2.23%) SSL
4 6 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.89%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.22%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) WebEx
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (7.37%) Power BI
4 29 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.02%) Tableau
6 15 (3.35%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.13%) Big Data
7 14 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.46%) Data Lake
9 9 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.34%) DTS
13 5 (1.12%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.46%) Rational Rhapsody
3 15 (3.35%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 13 (2.90%) Rational Quality Manager
4 13 (2.90%) Rational Team Concert
5 11 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.23%) Selenium
7 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.56%) JIRA
9 6 (1.34%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.12%) InstallShield
10 5 (1.12%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.12%) NUnit
10 5 (1.12%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.12%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.12%) WiX
11 4 (0.89%) Spinnaker
11 4 (0.89%) Toad
12 1 (0.22%) ESLint
General
1 48 (10.71%) Finance
2 33 (7.37%) Marketing
3 24 (5.36%) Legal
4 22 (4.91%) Aerospace
5 21 (4.69%) Public Sector
6 19 (4.24%) Law
7 13 (2.90%) Retail
8 12 (2.68%) Back Office
8 12 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.68%) Publishing
9 11 (2.46%) Military
10 9 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.56%) Games
11 7 (1.56%) Online Betting
12 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.89%) Avionics
13 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.67%) Billing
14 3 (0.67%) Electronics
15 2 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (21.65%) Developer
2 88 (19.64%) Analyst
3 52 (11.61%) Software Developer
4 32 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 27 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
6 26 (5.80%) Architect
6 26 (5.80%) Consultant
7 21 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
8 19 (4.24%) .NET Developer
8 19 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (4.24%) C# Developer
8 19 (4.24%) Data Architect
9 17 (3.79%) Information Analyst
10 13 (2.90%) Information Systems Analyst
10 13 (2.90%) Senior Data Analyst
11 11 (2.46%) C++ Developer
11 11 (2.46%) C++ Software Developer
11 11 (2.46%) Senior Manager
11 11 (2.46%) SOC Analyst
11 11 (2.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (18.08%) .NET
2 46 (10.27%) Web Services
3 37 (8.26%) REST
4 30 (6.70%) .NET Core
5 28 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 26 (5.80%) RESTful
7 22 (4.91%) Entity Framework
8 21 (4.69%) HTML
9 18 (4.02%) AngularJS
10 17 (3.79%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.79%) XML
11 16 (3.57%) Ajax
12 14 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (3.13%) XSD
13 13 (2.90%) JTS
14 12 (2.68%) CSS
14 12 (2.68%) SOAP
15 11 (2.46%) WSDL
16 10 (2.23%) LDAP
17 9 (2.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 148 (33.04%) Management Information System
2 94 (20.98%) LIMS
3 57 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.80%) Data Structures
5 25 (5.58%) Algorithms
6 18 (4.02%) User Experience
7 17 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (3.13%) Data Centre
9 13 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.90%) NHS
9 13 (2.90%) Organisational Skills
10 12 (2.68%) Life Science
11 11 (2.46%) Cyberattack
11 11 (2.46%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (2.23%) Analytical Mindset
12 10 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (2.01%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.79%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.79%) Taxonomies
15 7 (1.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.27%) Windows
2 41 (9.15%) Linux
3 18 (4.02%) Unix
4 13 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.89%) AIX
5 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (17.19%) Software Engineering
4 68 (15.18%) Project Management
5 65 (14.51%) Computer Science
6 61 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (13.17%) Workflow
8 56 (12.50%) Analytics
9 50 (11.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 48 (10.71%) Information Security
11 46 (10.27%) Validation
12 38 (8.48%) Configuration Management
12 38 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (8.26%) DevOps
14 36 (8.04%) Data Management
15 34 (7.59%) Data Architecture
15 34 (7.59%) ITIL
16 32 (7.14%) Decision-Making
16 32 (7.14%) TDD
17 31 (6.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.56%) SQL
2 94 (20.98%) C#
3 50 (11.16%) Java
4 47 (10.49%) Python
5 41 (9.15%) C++
6 40 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 34 (7.59%) C
8 24 (5.36%) R
9 20 (4.46%) VB
10 15 (3.35%) Ruby
11 11 (2.46%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.34%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.34%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.89%) SAS Macro
16 3 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.67%) X++
17 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 111 (24.78%) Degree
2 42 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 41 (9.15%) SC Cleared
4 28 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.46%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (2.23%) CCNP
8 8 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.34%) CISSP
10 5 (1.12%) ISEB
10 5 (1.12%) MCP
10 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.89%) CSPO
11 4 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.67%) GIAC
12 3 (0.67%) IISP
12 3 (0.67%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.67%) PhD
12 3 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.36%) QA
2 23 (5.13%) Data Quality
3 16 (3.57%) GDPR
3 16 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.23%) SLA
5 7 (1.56%) GxP
5 7 (1.56%) PMO
6 4 (0.89%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.89%) Good Clinical Practice
7 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.67%) NIST
8 2 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.45%) GRC
8 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.45%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 2 (0.45%) NCSC
8 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (4.02%) Docker
2 15 (3.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.79%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.89%) PowerHA
7 3 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (5.58%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.68%) Terraform
3 6 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.34%) Packer
3 6 (1.34%) Puppet
4 5 (1.12%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.67%) Nessus
6 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.22%) Ansible
7 1 (0.22%) Kibana
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 112 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.59%) Twitter
3 27 (6.03%) Oracle
4 22 (4.91%) IBM
5 18 (4.02%) Cisco
6 17 (3.79%) Google
7 16 (3.57%) SAP
8 13 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.46%) ANSYS
9 11 (2.46%) Bloomberg
10 10 (2.23%) Blue Coat
10 10 (2.23%) Darktrace
10 10 (2.23%) FireEye
10 10 (2.23%) LogRhythm
10 10 (2.23%) McAfee
10 10 (2.23%) Splunk
10 10 (2.23%) VMware
11 6 (1.34%) Adobe
12 5 (1.12%) hybris
12 5 (1.12%) Sparx