The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 108 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 21 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.88% 10.56% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £80,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Data Quality
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 180 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.35% 8.51% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 154 162 144
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,176 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Birmingham region.

Data Quality Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality.

1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 17 (65.38%) Data Governance
3 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
4 14 (53.85%) Project Management
4 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (53.85%) Data Architecture
4 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 13 (50.00%) Data Management
6 11 (42.31%) ETL
7 10 (38.46%) Migration
7 10 (38.46%) Data Migration
7 10 (38.46%) Data Integration
8 9 (34.62%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (34.62%) Talend
8 9 (34.62%) Master Data Management
8 9 (34.62%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (34.62%) Informatica
8 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (34.62%) ERP
9 8 (30.77%) CRM
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) Quality Management
10 7 (26.92%) Business Development
10 7 (26.92%) Java EE
10 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Data Management
10 7 (26.92%) Use Case
10 7 (26.92%) Retail
10 7 (26.92%) Java
10 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) Apache Pig
2 5 (19.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.85%) HFM
2 1 (3.85%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 7 (26.92%) Big Data
3 7 (26.92%) MarkLogic
3 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
3 7 (26.92%) Apache Hive
3 7 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (19.23%) Base SAS
4 5 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (19.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.69%) DB2
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.85%) Essbase
7 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (11.54%) ERwin
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Data Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Big Data Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Data Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (3.85%) ETL Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Siebel Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Java EE
1 7 (26.92%) XML
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Data Governance
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
2 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (53.85%) Data Architecture
3 13 (50.00%) Data Management
4 11 (42.31%) ETL
5 10 (38.46%) Migration
5 10 (38.46%) Data Migration
6 9 (34.62%) Master Data Management
6 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (34.62%) ERP
7 8 (30.77%) CRM
7 8 (30.77%) Quality Management
8 7 (26.92%) Business Development
8 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Data Management
8 7 (26.92%) Use Case
8 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
8 7 (26.92%) MapReduce
9 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 3 (11.54%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) HDFS
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Talend
2 9 (34.62%) Informatica
3 7 (26.92%) HP
3 7 (26.92%) Cloudera
4 4 (15.38%) Axway
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) DataFlux
6 1 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.85%) Siebel
6 1 (3.85%) Trillium
6 1 (3.85%) Hyperion