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Data Warehouse Developer

What Does a Professional in this Career Do?

Designs, builds and maintains computer systems that store large amounts of data for companies and organizations. Implements systems for processing or retrieving data as needed to analyze activity or company operations; addresses security and privacy requirements for data.

Job Outlook

There were 805 Data Warehouse Developer job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 20522 in the United States.

In combination with other careers in the Data Warehousing Specialist industry, which includes the Data Warehouse Developer career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:

Salary

Many new Data Warehouse Developer jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.

National

The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $90,905.

State

The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $91,784.

Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Data Warehouse Developer postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $74,836.

Education and Experience

Posted Data Warehouse Developer jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.

Education LevelPercentage
Associate's Degree3%
Bachelor's Degree58%
Master's Degree28%
Doctoral Degree1%
Other10%

Posted Data Warehouse Developer jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.

Years of ExperiencePercentage
0 to 2 years12%
3 to 5 years42%
6 to 8 years23%
9+ years24%

Skills

Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Data Warehouse Developer positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.

Baseline Skills

A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.

  • Communication Skills (37%)
  • Teamwork / Collaboration (29%)
  • Problem Solving (23%)
  • Planning (18%)
  • Microsoft Excel (15%)

Defining Skills

A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.

  • SQL (35%)
  • Data Warehousing (33%)
  • Extraction Transformation and Loading (ETL) (24%)
  • Data Governance (15%)
  • Business Intelligence (14%)

Necessary Skills

A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.

  • Data Management (16%)
  • Python (15%)
  • Project Management (15%)
  • Data Analysis (15%)
  • Data Quality (15%)

Distinguishing Skills

A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.

  • Microsoft Sql Server Integration Services (SSIS) (7%)
  • Data Warehouse Development (6%)
  • Performance tuning (5%)
  • Apache Hadoop (5%)
  • Data Structures (5%)

Alternative Job Titles

Sometimes employers post jobs with Data Warehouse Developer skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:

  • Client Executive
  • Data Governance Analyst
  • Etl Tester
  • Data Warehouse Architect

Similar Occupations

If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.

Common Employers

Here are the employers that have posted the most Data Warehouse Developer jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.

United States

  • Humana (773)
  • Deloitte (531)
  • Anthem Blue Cross (480)
  • Fiserv (479)
  • Accenture (367)

North Carolina

  • Humana (22)
  • Wells Fargo (20)
  • Deloitte (20)
  • Infosys (19)
  • Fiserv (15)

NC State Programs Relevant to this Career

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