Data Lake Jobs with Work from Home Options

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UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 170 203 265
Rank change year-on-year +33 +62 +66
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake 658 681 1,040
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.93% 1.70% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.39% 6.84% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 564 510 558
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,984 £47,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £61,180 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £80,294 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% +14.71% +12.00%
75th Percentile £142,500 £106,250 £87,188
90th Percentile £148,750 £150,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £87,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home

Data Lake is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,839 9,949 21,534
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 22.97% 24.86% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,234 6,813 11,050
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £49,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £77,375 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Data Lake as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Data Lake trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Data Lake.

Data Lake salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Data Lake over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Data Lake salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 301 (45.74%) Apache Airflow
2 254 (38.60%) Apache
3 43 (6.53%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.30%) Confluence
4 2 (0.30%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Exchange
5 1 (0.15%) SAS
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Primavera
2 3 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.15%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 392 (59.57%) AWS
2 357 (54.26%) Snowflake
3 304 (46.20%) Azure
3 304 (46.20%) dbt
4 136 (20.67%) GCP
5 122 (18.54%) Power Platform
6 87 (13.22%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 85 (12.92%) Azure Data Factory
8 49 (7.45%) Matillion
9 43 (6.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 29 (4.41%) Serverless
11 24 (3.65%) Azure DevOps
12 14 (2.13%) PowerApps
13 13 (1.98%) Power Automate
14 12 (1.82%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
14 12 (1.82%) Azure Machine Learning
15 9 (1.37%) GitHub
16 7 (1.06%) Azure AKS
16 7 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
16 7 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.43%) Wireless
2 11 (1.67%) Network Security
3 2 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.15%) Firewall
4 1 (0.15%) HTTP
4 1 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (46.05%) Dremio
2 298 (45.29%) Apache Arrow
3 294 (44.68%) Amazon Athena
4 236 (35.87%) Apache Ignite
5 230 (34.95%) Data Warehouse
6 130 (19.76%) Big Data
7 120 (18.24%) Power BI
8 97 (14.74%) SQL Server
9 55 (8.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 43 (6.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 33 (5.02%) Star Schema
12 31 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (4.26%) Tableau
14 26 (3.95%) Metadata
15 24 (3.65%) NoSQL
16 19 (2.89%) Delta Lake
16 19 (2.89%) Relational Database
17 18 (2.74%) BigQuery
18 13 (1.98%) Data Mining
19 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (4.71%) GitLab
2 11 (1.67%) MLflow
3 6 (0.91%) Git
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.46%) JIRA
5 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.30%) ER Studio
6 2 (0.30%) ERwin
7 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 418 (63.53%) Finance
2 260 (39.51%) Banking
3 247 (37.54%) Front Office
4 244 (37.08%) Investment Banking
5 75 (11.40%) Social Skills
6 50 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (7.60%) Presentation Skills
7 20 (3.04%) Retail
8 15 (2.28%) Billing
8 15 (2.28%) Public Sector
9 14 (2.13%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.98%) Marketing
11 11 (1.67%) Back Office
12 10 (1.52%) Legal
13 9 (1.37%) Influencing Skills
14 5 (0.76%) Games
15 4 (0.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.61%) Wearables
16 3 (0.46%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (28.12%) Senior
2 157 (23.86%) Data Engineer
3 144 (21.88%) AWS Engineer
4 140 (21.28%) Lead
5 137 (20.82%) Software Engineer
6 110 (16.72%) Architect
7 105 (15.96%) Python Engineer
8 88 (13.37%) AWS Software Engineer
9 86 (13.07%) Java Engineer
9 86 (13.07%) Java Software Engineer
9 86 (13.07%) Python Software Engineer
10 79 (12.01%) Senior Software Engineer
11 73 (11.09%) Developer
12 63 (9.57%) Solutions Architect
13 62 (9.42%) Consultant
14 59 (8.97%) Technical Leader
15 57 (8.66%) Data Consultant
16 56 (8.51%) Big Data Engineer
17 54 (8.21%) Site Engineer
17 54 (8.21%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (44.07%) gRPC
1 290 (44.07%) Protocol Buffers
2 247 (37.54%) Pandas
3 239 (36.32%) NumPy
3 239 (36.32%) SciPy
4 46 (6.99%) PySpark
5 9 (1.37%) JSON
5 9 (1.37%) Kafka
6 8 (1.22%) Apache Beam
7 6 (0.91%) XML
8 5 (0.76%) Web Services
9 4 (0.61%) MDX
9 4 (0.61%) YAML
10 3 (0.46%) RESTful
11 2 (0.30%) .NET
11 2 (0.30%) FastAPI
11 2 (0.30%) Flask
12 1 (0.15%) ARM Templates
12 1 (0.15%) Node.js
12 1 (0.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 298 (45.29%) Hedge funds
2 244 (37.08%) Derivative
2 244 (37.08%) Equities
2 244 (37.08%) Fixed Income
2 244 (37.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 54 (8.21%) Clustering
4 50 (7.60%) Data Structures
5 36 (5.47%) Pricing Data
6 31 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.58%) Product Ownership
9 14 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.13%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.06%) IoT
11 7 (1.06%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.91%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.76%) Distributed Computing
13 5 (0.76%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.30%) Linux
1 2 (0.30%) Unix
1 2 (0.30%) Windows
2 1 (0.15%) AIX
2 1 (0.15%) Solaris
2 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (47.57%) Agile
2 301 (45.74%) Asset Management
3 266 (40.43%) Investment Management
4 253 (38.45%) Software Engineering
5 171 (25.99%) Analytics
6 141 (21.43%) Data Pipeline
7 131 (19.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 129 (19.60%) Data Engineering
9 128 (19.45%) ETL
10 123 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
11 121 (18.39%) Data Modelling
12 110 (16.72%) Data Science
13 109 (16.57%) DevOps
14 104 (15.81%) Greeks
14 104 (15.81%) Machine Learning
15 99 (15.05%) Line Management
16 96 (14.59%) Data Architecture
17 83 (12.61%) Roadmaps
18 68 (10.33%) CI/CD
19 62 (9.42%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 447 (67.93%) Python
2 322 (48.94%) Java
3 291 (44.22%) JavaScript
4 236 (35.87%) TypeScript
5 235 (35.71%) SQL
6 62 (9.42%) Go
7 48 (7.29%) T-SQL
8 25 (3.80%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 18 (2.74%) C#
10 12 (1.82%) R
11 11 (1.67%) Kotlin
11 11 (1.67%) Scala
11 11 (1.67%) U-SQL
12 3 (0.46%) C
13 2 (0.30%) VBA
14 1 (0.15%) Bash
14 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (9.27%) Azure Certification
2 47 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 35 (5.32%) Degree
4 27 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.06%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.91%) CIMA
9 3 (0.46%) MCP
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.15%) LPIC
10 1 (0.15%) MCSE
10 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (26.44%) Data Quality
2 33 (5.02%) GDPR
3 6 (0.91%) California Consumer Privacy Act
4 4 (0.61%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.30%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 83 (12.61%) Kubernetes
2 68 (10.33%) Terraform
3 54 (8.21%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.30%) Argo
4 2 (0.30%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 128 (19.45%) Databricks
2 90 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.28%) Google
3 15 (2.28%) SAP
4 14 (2.13%) Oracle
5 8 (1.22%) Teradata
6 6 (0.91%) Adobe
6 6 (0.91%) Apple
7 5 (0.76%) Talend
8 3 (0.46%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.30%) CrowdStrike
10 1 (0.15%) Ariba
10 1 (0.15%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.15%) Reuters
10 1 (0.15%) Salesforce
10 1 (0.15%) Sparx
10 1 (0.15%) UiPath
10 1 (0.15%) VMware
10 1 (0.15%) Workday