Period
to 17 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 281 262
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +43
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 29 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.39% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.43% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 35
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £65,000 £79,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year - +14.04% -15.56%

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 8,679 9,307 9,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.28% 90.06% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,778 7,297 8,061
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 February 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 February 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
Birmingham +15 17 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Warwickshire +1 4 £42,500 -17.07% 3
Solihull - 3 £87,500 -
Staffordshire +10 2 £61,250 +88.46%
Coventry -14 1 - -
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 19 (65.52%) Data Management
2 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (51.72%) Data Quality
4 14 (48.28%) Master Data Management
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) ETL
7 8 (27.59%) Data Architecture
7 8 (27.59%) Data Strategy
8 7 (24.14%) Data Structures
8 7 (24.14%) Virtual Team
8 7 (24.14%) Data Extraction
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (17.24%) Information Security
10 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
11 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
11 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
11 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 4 (13.79%) Data Analytics
11 4 (13.79%) GDPR
11 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (10.34%) Information Governance
12 3 (10.34%) Data Visualisation
12 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
12 3 (10.34%) Computer Science

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 2 (6.90%) Power BI
2 2 (6.90%) QlikView
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ERwin
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
1 11 (37.93%) Data Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Compliance Officer
5 3 (10.34%) Data Compliance Officer
5 3 (10.34%) Data Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Officer
5 3 (10.34%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Structures
1 7 (24.14%) Virtual Team
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Data Management
2 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (48.28%) Master Data Management
4 8 (27.59%) Data Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Data Strategy
4 8 (27.59%) ETL
5 7 (24.14%) Data Extraction
6 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.24%) Analytics
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (10.34%) Information Governance
10 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) Data Quality
2 4 (13.79%) GDPR
3 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau