Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 289 309
Rank change year-on-year +36 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 39 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 38
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,750 £68,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% -7.69%

Data 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,237 9,094 10,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.25% 91.40% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6,311 7,518 8,501
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Governance in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Staffordshire +17 13 - -
Warwickshire +29 11 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Birmingham -8 10 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Solihull +3 2 £61,500 -29.71%
Coventry +3 1 £77,500 +63.16% 3
Wolverhampton - 1 £47,500 -
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Data 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 23 (58.97%) Data Quality
3 21 (53.85%) Data Management
4 13 (33.33%) Games
4 13 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (28.21%) Analytics
5 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.51%) Essbase
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle
7 8 (20.51%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
8 7 (17.95%) Data Strategy
8 7 (17.95%) Decision-Making
9 6 (15.38%) Change Management
9 6 (15.38%) Legal
9 6 (15.38%) Information Architecture
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.82%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (12.82%) Data Security
10 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
10 5 (12.82%) SQL
10 5 (12.82%) DAMA
10 5 (12.82%) DAMA DMBOK
11 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
11 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Essbase
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) Power BI
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.56%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) LSMW
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Games
3 6 (15.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
1 7 (17.95%) Data Architect
1 7 (17.95%) Data Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Data Governance Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Data Governance Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Governance Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Support Manager
4 2 (5.13%) IT Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Blog
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Data Management
2 11 (28.21%) Analytics
3 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
5 7 (17.95%) Data Strategy
5 7 (17.95%) Decision-Making
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
6 6 (15.38%) Information Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.82%) DAMA
7 5 (12.82%) DAMA DMBOK
7 5 (12.82%) Data Security
7 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
7 5 (12.82%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
8 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) ABAP
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) Delphi
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) Data Quality
2 13 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.13%) QA
4 1 (2.56%) GDPR
4 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Aderant
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Intapp
4 1 (2.56%) Talend
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Trillium