Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 298 307
Rank change year-on-year +45 +9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 47 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 20
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +35.29% -22.73%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £91,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £62,138 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.56% -11.11% +12.50%

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 7,687 9,191 10,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.62% 90.97% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,858 7,456 8,029
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +5 18 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Warwickshire +49 11 £60,000 +37.14% 1
Staffordshire +31 10 £42,500 +7.59% 3
Solihull +3 2 £61,500 -29.71%
Coventry +11 1 £77,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £47,500 -
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (55.32%) Finance
1 26 (55.32%) Data Quality
2 18 (38.30%) Data Management
3 15 (31.91%) Data Security
4 13 (27.66%) Data Strategy
5 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Information Architecture
6 11 (23.40%) Tableau
7 10 (21.28%) Data Architecture
7 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (19.15%) Migration
8 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (19.15%) Analytics
8 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.02%) Power BI
9 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (14.89%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (12.77%) DAMA
11 6 (12.77%) Change Management
11 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.64%) SAP
12 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
12 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
12 5 (10.64%) Validation

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 (2.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (4.26%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) IaaS
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.02%) Power BI
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.51%) Big Data
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.38%) OLAP
5 3 (6.38%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (6.38%) QlikView
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) Essbase
7 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.13%) DB2
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) LSMW
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Architect
1 14 (29.79%) Data Architect
2 8 (17.02%) Data Governance Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Data Governance Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Data Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Governance Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) IT Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Principal SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) SAP MDG Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.13%) SAP MM Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) SAP SD Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Blog
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) FMCG
6 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Data Management
2 15 (31.91%) Data Security
3 13 (27.66%) Data Strategy
4 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (25.53%) Information Architecture
5 10 (21.28%) Data Architecture
5 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.15%) Analytics
6 9 (19.15%) Migration
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.89%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
8 6 (12.77%) DAMA
8 6 (12.77%) ETL
9 5 (10.64%) DAMA DMBOK
9 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
9 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
9 5 (10.64%) Validation
10 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.26%) ABAP
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) Delphi
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) CISM
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (55.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Tableau
2 5 (10.64%) Alteryx
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Cognos
4 3 (6.38%) Greenplum
4 3 (6.38%) Informatica
4 3 (6.38%) Talend
4 3 (6.38%) Teradata
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Hortonworks