Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 714 800 866
Rank change year-on-year +86 +66 -28
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 176 318 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 135 218 291
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £43,800 £36,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.35% +4.55%

IT Governance 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 82,739 132,565 159,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.24% 92.26% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65,666 103,797 128,166
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Governance.

Salary trend for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Governance over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the UK over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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 +59 164 £65,000 +8.33% 7
UK excluding London +43 100 £56,250 -6.25% 4
London +145 72 £65,000 - 3
North of England +103 29 £55,000 +4.76%
South West +87 27 £60,000 +33.33%
South East +99 23 £77,500 +19.23% 3
North West +61 16 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire +102 13 £85,000 +50.44%
Work from Home +18 12 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Midlands +42 11 £51,250 +22.02% 1
West Midlands +37 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Wales +4 6 £30,125 -31.14%
East of England +29 3 £95,000 +26.67%
Scotland +61 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands +55 2 £41,250 -23.61%

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT jobs citing IT Governance 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 IT Governance.

1 91 (51.70%) Finance
2 64 (36.36%) ITIL
3 55 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (19.89%) Project Management
6 34 (19.32%) Service Management
7 31 (17.61%) PRINCE2
8 30 (17.05%) Microsoft
9 29 (16.48%) Information Security
9 29 (16.48%) Degree
9 29 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (16.48%) Project Delivery
10 28 (15.91%) COBIT
11 27 (15.34%) IT Strategy
12 24 (13.64%) Management Information System
13 23 (13.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 23 (13.07%) Azure
14 22 (12.50%) Office 365
15 21 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (11.93%) ITSM
16 20 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (11.36%) .NET
17 19 (10.80%) Windows
17 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (10.23%) Windows Server
18 18 (10.23%) Acceptance Criteria
18 18 (10.23%) QA
19 17 (9.66%) SharePoint
19 17 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (9.09%) Active Directory

IT Governance
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 17 (9.66%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.25%) CMS
2 11 (6.25%) Confluence
2 11 (6.25%) Drupal
3 7 (3.98%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.14%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (3.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.70%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.14%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.57%) Line 500
5 1 (0.57%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.07%) Azure
2 22 (12.50%) Office 365
3 16 (9.09%) AWS
4 10 (5.68%) SaaS
5 3 (1.70%) IaaS
5 3 (1.70%) iPaaS
5 3 (1.70%) PaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Boomi
6 2 (1.14%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.57%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.57%) Logic Apps
7 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.57%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.57%) ShareGate
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) DNS
2 5 (2.84%) Network Security
3 4 (2.27%) Firewall
4 3 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.14%) LAN
5 2 (1.14%) VPN
5 2 (1.14%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.82%) MySQL
3 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.70%) Big Data
5 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.14%) Power BI
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 11 (6.25%) JIRA
2 5 (2.84%) ReSharper
2 5 (2.84%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (51.70%) Finance
2 16 (9.09%) Banking
3 14 (7.95%) Marketing
4 10 (5.68%) Legal
5 8 (4.55%) Law
5 8 (4.55%) Retail
6 5 (2.84%) Electronics
6 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.84%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.70%) Automotive
7 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) International Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (19.89%) Analyst
2 28 (15.91%) IT Manager
3 24 (13.64%) Architect
4 22 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 17 (9.66%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.95%) Risk Analyst
7 13 (7.39%) Governance Manager
7 13 (7.39%) IT Risk Analyst
8 12 (6.82%) Information Officer
8 12 (6.82%) Information Security Officer
8 12 (6.82%) IT Governance Manager
8 12 (6.82%) Security Officer
9 8 (4.55%) Consultant
9 8 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) IT Governance Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) IT Services Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Service Desk Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.36%) .NET
2 7 (3.98%) Web Services
3 6 (3.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.84%) .NET Core
5 3 (1.70%) Middleware
6 2 (1.14%) ADO
6 2 (1.14%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.57%) Ajax
7 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.57%) CSS
7 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.57%) HTML
7 1 (0.57%) jQuery
7 1 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.57%) LAMP
7 1 (0.57%) Node.js
7 1 (0.57%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.57%) React
7 1 (0.57%) SOAP
7 1 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.55%) e-Learning
4 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.84%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.70%) Social Media
8 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.14%) PMI
8 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.57%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.80%) Windows
2 18 (10.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.57%) CentOS
3 1 (0.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.36%) ITIL
2 55 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (19.89%) Project Management
5 34 (19.32%) Service Management
6 31 (17.61%) PRINCE2
7 29 (16.48%) Information Security
7 29 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (16.48%) Project Delivery
8 27 (15.34%) IT Strategy
9 21 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (11.93%) ITSM
10 20 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.23%) Acceptance Criteria
12 17 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (8.52%) DevOps
14 15 (8.52%) SDLC
14 15 (8.52%) Strategic Roadmap
15 14 (7.95%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.25%) SQL
2 6 (3.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.84%) Python
4 3 (1.70%) C#
4 3 (1.70%) Scala
5 2 (1.14%) Java
5 2 (1.14%) VB
6 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.84%) SANS
4 4 (2.27%) CISA
4 4 (2.27%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.70%) CGEIT
5 3 (1.70%) CRISC
6 2 (1.14%) MCSE
6 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.14%) PMP
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) CISM
7 1 (0.57%) CISSP
7 1 (0.57%) GCWN
7 1 (0.57%) GISF
7 1 (0.57%) MCSA
7 1 (0.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.91%) COBIT
2 23 (13.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (10.23%) QA
4 14 (7.95%) GDPR
5 13 (7.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 10 (5.68%) ISO 9001
7 7 (3.98%) PMO
8 6 (3.41%) NIST
9 5 (2.84%) ISAE 3402
9 5 (2.84%) SLA
10 4 (2.27%) PCI DSS
11 3 (1.70%) COSO
12 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 16 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.57%) SCCM
1 1 (0.57%) SCOM
1 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle
2 13 (7.39%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 11 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 9 (5.11%) SAP
5 7 (3.98%) Cognos
5 7 (3.98%) IBM
6 4 (2.27%) Citrix
7 2 (1.14%) Concur
7 2 (1.14%) Darktrace
7 2 (1.14%) Dell
7 2 (1.14%) Facebook
7 2 (1.14%) Instagram
7 2 (1.14%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.14%) Nintex
7 2 (1.14%) Pinterest
7 2 (1.14%) Planview
7 2 (1.14%) Sage
7 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow