Period
to 10 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Records Manager was £37,779 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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

Records Manager
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 837 1075 1213
Rank change year-on-year +238 +138 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Records Manager 2 42 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.029% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.030% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Median annual salary £37,779 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.14% +22.86% -
10th Percentile £33,876 £40,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,681 £45,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,779 - £35,000

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 73,416 140,757 170,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.88% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,114 112,373 138,268
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Records Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Records Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Records Manager in the UK

Records Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Records Manager.

Salary trend for Records Manager in the UK

Records Manager
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Records Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 10 July 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 +240 2 £37,779 -12.14% 1
UK excluding London +198 2 £37,779 -
South East - 2 £37,779 -

Records Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, Records Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Records Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Skype

Records Manager 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR