Period
to 24 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Metadata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata over the 6 months to 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Metadata
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 155 277
Rank change year-on-year -45 +122 -5
Permanent jobs citing Metadata 62 11 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.58% 1.45% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 10 14
10th Percentile £32,875 £31,250 £29,389
25th Percentile £45,000 " £33,797
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £38,000 £44,261
Median % change year-on-year +64.47% -14.14% +40.51%
75th Percentile £69,688 " £86,563
90th Percentile £90,000 £45,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £49,669
% change year-on-year +4.17% +20.80% -24.74%

Metadata 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,733 760 1,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.90% 27.36% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,359 690 1,488
10th Percentile £30,700 £32,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Metadata
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Metadata as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Metadata in Yorkshire

Metadata
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Metadata in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Metadata in Yorkshire

Metadata
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Metadata in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Metadata in Yorkshire

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Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Metadata within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 October 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -37 55 £62,500 +92.31% 5
North Yorkshire -2 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South Yorkshire -38 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Metadata
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, IT jobs citing Metadata 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Metadata.

1 36 (58.06%) Data Modelling
2 33 (53.23%) Data Governance
3 29 (46.77%) SQL
4 25 (40.32%) Data Quality
5 24 (38.71%) Metadata Management
5 24 (38.71%) Data Architecture
5 24 (38.71%) Data Pipeline
6 21 (33.87%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (32.26%) Azure
7 20 (32.26%) Analytics
7 20 (32.26%) Degree
8 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
8 19 (30.65%) Python
9 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
9 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (29.03%) TOGAF
10 17 (27.42%) Social Skills
10 17 (27.42%) Databricks
11 16 (25.81%) DAMA
11 16 (25.81%) Mathematics
11 16 (25.81%) AWS
11 16 (25.81%) Reference Data
12 14 (22.58%) Taxonomies
12 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
12 14 (22.58%) Data Management
13 13 (20.97%) Informatica
13 13 (20.97%) Ontologies
13 13 (20.97%) Statistics
14 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
14 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
2 6 (9.68%) Apache Airflow
2 6 (9.68%) Luigi
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) SAS
4 3 (4.84%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.26%) Azure
2 16 (25.81%) AWS
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (9.68%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (9.68%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 5 (8.06%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (4.84%) Collibra
6 2 (3.23%) Serverless
7 1 (1.61%) Alation
7 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Stack
7 1 (1.61%) SaaS
7 1 (1.61%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 11 (17.74%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (17.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (17.74%) Hadoop
3 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.29%) Metadata Repository
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (9.68%) Azkaban
5 6 (9.68%) Big Data
5 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.68%) MySQL
5 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.06%) Amazon Athena
6 5 (8.06%) HBase
7 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) JIRA
General
1 17 (27.42%) Social Skills
2 10 (16.13%) Finance
3 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.29%) Public Sector
5 6 (9.68%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (8.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.84%) Retail
8 2 (3.23%) Legal
8 2 (3.23%) Marketing
9 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Architect
2 16 (25.81%) Data Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Data Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Azure Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Business Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Data Modeller
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Data Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) Statistical Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Governance Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Graduate
9 2 (3.23%) Graduate Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Statistical Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Kafka
2 6 (9.68%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (8.06%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) LAMP
4 4 (6.45%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (4.84%) .NET
6 1 (1.61%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (1.61%) Node.js
6 1 (1.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 16 (25.81%) Reference Data
3 14 (22.58%) Taxonomies
4 8 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
6 6 (9.68%) NHS
7 4 (6.45%) Life Science
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Data Modelling
2 33 (53.23%) Data Governance
3 24 (38.71%) Data Architecture
3 24 (38.71%) Data Pipeline
3 24 (38.71%) Metadata Management
4 21 (33.87%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (32.26%) Analytics
6 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
7 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.03%) TOGAF
8 16 (25.81%) DAMA
8 16 (25.81%) Mathematics
9 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
9 14 (22.58%) Data Management
10 13 (20.97%) Ontologies
10 13 (20.97%) Statistics
11 12 (19.35%) Data Engineering
12 11 (17.74%) Business Transformation
12 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Python
3 5 (8.06%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) Scala
4 4 (6.45%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (40.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.45%) CDISC
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) GDPR
4 1 (1.61%) GLP
4 1 (1.61%) GRC
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Databricks
2 13 (20.97%) Informatica
3 5 (8.06%) Remedy
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) SAP