Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Metadata Management
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1066 1072 1117
Rank change year-on-year +6 +45 +52
Permanent jobs citing Metadata Management 113 108 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.061% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.069% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 93 80 116
UK median annual salary £55,000 £68,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.58% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £83,300 £95,125 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £70,750 £49,000
% change year-on-year -29.33% +44.39% -10.91%

Metadata 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 154,446 157,552 185,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.85% 89.54% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,126 130,212 153,462
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Metadata Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in the UK

Metadata Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Metadata Management in the UK

Metadata Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Metadata Management over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Metadata Management in the UK

Metadata Management
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metadata Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 +27 109 £57,500 -11.54% 25
London +9 69 £60,000 -9.43% 20
UK excluding London +8 44 £50,000 -29.33% 5
North of England +32 24 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Yorkshire - 22 £55,000 -
South East +10 8 £31,000 -57.24% 1
Midlands +20 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
North West -4 2 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Scotland -47 2 - -
Wales - 2 £44,587 -
East of England +8 1 £85,000 +53.15%

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Metadata Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Metadata Management.

1 74 (65.49%) Data Management
2 65 (57.52%) Data Quality
3 50 (44.25%) Finance
3 50 (44.25%) Data Modelling
4 49 (43.36%) Data Governance
5 45 (39.82%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (38.05%) ETL
6 43 (38.05%) Analytics
7 42 (37.17%) SQL
8 41 (36.28%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (35.40%) Master Data Management
10 33 (29.20%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (28.32%) Degree
12 30 (26.55%) SQL Server
13 24 (21.24%) Data Architecture
13 24 (21.24%) Big Data
13 24 (21.24%) Apache Spark
14 23 (20.35%) Computer Science
14 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (18.58%) Java
15 21 (18.58%) Python
15 21 (18.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (17.70%) Workflow
16 20 (17.70%) Data Analysis
17 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (15.93%) Hadoop
18 18 (15.93%) Data Lineage
19 17 (15.04%) Banking
19 17 (15.04%) Oracle

Metadata 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 24 (21.24%) Apache Spark
2 8 (7.08%) Apache
3 6 (5.31%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.31%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.42%) Luigi
4 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.77%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.82%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (26.55%) SQL Server
3 24 (21.24%) Big Data
4 21 (18.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (15.93%) Hadoop
6 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (14.16%) OLAP
7 16 (14.16%) Relational Database
8 15 (13.27%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (10.62%) Star Schema
10 11 (9.73%) MS Access
10 11 (9.73%) NoSQL
11 10 (8.85%) RDBMS
12 8 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (7.08%) HBase
12 8 (7.08%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (7.08%) Power BI
13 7 (6.19%) Neo4j
14 6 (5.31%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) ERwin
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.65%) Jasmine
3 3 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (2.65%) PhantomJS
3 3 (2.65%) Selenium
4 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 17 (15.04%) Banking
3 11 (9.73%) Retail
4 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.77%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (22.12%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Architect
3 22 (19.47%) Analyst
4 19 (16.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Data Analyst
6 15 (13.27%) Data Architect
7 14 (12.39%) Data Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.85%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Data Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.31%) Java Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.31%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 6 (5.31%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Tableau Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.42%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.42%) SAP Architect
11 4 (3.54%) Consultant
11 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.27%) Kafka
2 9 (7.96%) J2EE
2 9 (7.96%) XML
3 8 (7.08%) SOAP
4 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.19%) JMS
4 7 (6.19%) JSP
4 7 (6.19%) RESTful
4 7 (6.19%) XSD
4 7 (6.19%) XSLT
5 6 (5.31%) Middleware
5 6 (5.31%) Servlets
6 5 (4.42%) HTML
7 4 (3.54%) .NET
7 4 (3.54%) CSS
7 4 (3.54%) HTML5
7 4 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.54%) Web Services
8 3 (2.65%) CSS3
8 3 (2.65%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.20%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (20.35%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.50%) Data Structures
4 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.08%) Taxonomies
5 8 (7.08%) User Experience
6 7 (6.19%) AS400
6 7 (6.19%) Reference Data
7 6 (5.31%) Algorithms
7 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (5.31%) Fintech
8 4 (3.54%) NHS
9 3 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.77%) Social Media
10 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) AIX
2 7 (6.19%) Solaris
2 7 (6.19%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (65.49%) Data Management
2 50 (44.25%) Data Modelling
3 49 (43.36%) Data Governance
4 43 (38.05%) Analytics
4 43 (38.05%) ETL
5 41 (36.28%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (35.40%) Master Data Management
7 24 (21.24%) Data Architecture
8 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (17.70%) Data Analysis
9 20 (17.70%) Workflow
10 18 (15.93%) Data Lineage
11 17 (15.04%) Visualisation
12 15 (13.27%) Data Strategy
12 15 (13.27%) Project Management
13 14 (12.39%) Data Integration
14 12 (10.62%) Logical Data Model
14 12 (10.62%) Migration
15 10 (8.85%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) SQL
2 21 (18.58%) Java
2 21 (18.58%) Python
3 12 (10.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.19%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.31%) C#
5 6 (5.31%) Scala
6 3 (2.65%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.88%) R
8 1 (0.88%) SOQL
8 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Degree
2 15 (13.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.08%) MBA
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (57.52%) Data Quality
2 9 (7.96%) GDPR
3 2 (1.77%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) GCP
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.27%) Tableau
3 12 (10.62%) Sybase
4 6 (5.31%) SAP
5 5 (4.42%) Google
5 5 (4.42%) Informatica
5 5 (4.42%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.65%) Ab Initio
6 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.65%) Splunk
7 2 (1.77%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.88%) Cognos
8 1 (0.88%) Embarcadero
8 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) MapR
8 1 (0.88%) Nintex
8 1 (0.88%) Remedy
8 1 (0.88%) Talend