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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 116 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 8 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 0.77% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.46% 8.72% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 13
Average salary £42,500 £80,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £80,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +13.33%
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
231 195 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.84% 8.82% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 196 154 168
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Planview
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (16.67%) Talend
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) DataStage
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Architect
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Planview
2 2 (16.67%) Talend
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow