The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £50,452 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 206 227 201
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 9 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 11
Median salary £50,452 £42,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.70% -20.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,890 £32,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,013 £67,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Data Manager in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 2 £48,500 +10.85%
Sutton Coldfield -4 2 - -
Worcestershire -5 2 £52,403 +10.32%
Warwickshire +28 1 - -
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (54.55%) Data Quality
2 9 (40.91%) Data Governance
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Military
3 8 (36.36%) Data Management
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) CRM
7 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
8 3 (13.64%) Scorecard
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
8 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) e-Learning
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (9.09%) Cognos
9 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office
9 2 (9.09%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft

Data Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Data Governance
2 8 (36.36%) Data Management
3 7 (31.82%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scorecard
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
8 1 (4.55%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ACCA
1 1 (4.55%) CIMA
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cognos
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Pega