Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Data Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 319 275
Rank change year-on-year +16 -44 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 23 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 22
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -7.22% -25.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £63,875 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.88% -4.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9716 11097 10597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.18% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8802 8814
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the West Midlands

Data Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Manager in the West Midlands

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the West Midlands

Data Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +6 6 £43,000 -4.44%
Solihull - 5 £87,500 -
Coventry +7 3 £35,000 -33.96%
Warwickshire 0 3 £65,000 +23.81%
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Data Management
2 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (43.48%) Analytics
4 9 (39.13%) Data Strategy
4 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (21.74%) ERP
7 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Tableau
7 5 (21.74%) Data Governance
7 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
7 5 (21.74%) Power BI
8 4 (17.39%) Office 365
8 4 (17.39%) Master Data Management
8 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
8 4 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (17.39%) SAP ERP
8 4 (17.39%) B2B
8 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
8 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management

Data Manager Skill Set
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 3 (13.04%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP ERP
2 2 (8.70%) iTrent
2 2 (8.70%) Maximo
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) Power BI
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Data Management
2 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (43.48%) Analytics
4 9 (39.13%) Data Strategy
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Data Governance
6 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) B2B
7 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (17.39%) Master Data Management
7 4 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Migration
8 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
1 5 (21.74%) Tableau
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Intel
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel