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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 124 119 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 13 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.39% 1.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 4.23% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 18
Average salary £68,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
221 189 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.11% 9.26% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 195 162 128
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £56,600 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Project Management
3 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Data Management
3 14 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (46.43%) Data Integration
4 13 (46.43%) Quality Management
4 13 (46.43%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (28.57%) Retail
5 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Informatica
5 8 (28.57%) ERP
5 8 (28.57%) ETL
5 8 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 8 (28.57%) Talend
6 7 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 7 (25.00%) MarkLogic
6 7 (25.00%) Apache Pig
6 7 (25.00%) Big Data
6 7 (25.00%) HDFS
6 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) CRM
6 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) XML

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (14.29%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) HFM
1 6 (21.43%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 7 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
1 7 (25.00%) MarkLogic
2 6 (21.43%) Essbase
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 4 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Data Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Big Data Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) Hyperion Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) SAS Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Data Integration Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) ETL Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Quality Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Quality Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XML
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
1 7 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Data Integration
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Project Management
1 14 (50.00%) Data Management
1 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 14 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 14 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 13 (46.43%) Quality Management
3 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) ETL
3 8 (28.57%) ERP
3 8 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 7 (25.00%) Use Case
4 7 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 7 (25.00%) CRM
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Business Development
4 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
5 6 (21.43%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Informatica
2 8 (28.57%) Talend
3 7 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Hyperion
5 4 (14.29%) Axway
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) VMware