The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £55,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 219 216
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 12 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 2
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.90% +4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  

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 4945 5959 5550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4681 4627
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Warwickshire +10 5 £75,000 +40.18%
Birmingham +7 3 £45,250 -9.50%
Coventry -12 1 £47,500 -15.17%
Data Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Data Management
3 6 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) GDPR
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (19.05%) SAS
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (19.05%) Military
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (14.29%) Cognos
6 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Tableau
6 3 (14.29%) Data Privacy
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 2 (9.52%) Migration

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 4 (19.05%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (4.76%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Data Governance
2 6 (28.57%) Data Management
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ACCA
1 2 (9.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (19.05%) GDPR
3 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Tableau
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata