The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 99 123
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.36% 4.62% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Median salary £34,000 £82,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.78% +106.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
112 130 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.96% 9.81% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 70 104 188
Median salary £33,000 £45,306 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.16% +13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in Cheshire

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Data Quality
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 - -
Chester +2 1 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £22,000 -
Data Quality
North West

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 22 (62.86%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (37.14%) Billing
5 13 (37.14%) Benchmarking
5 13 (37.14%) Change Management
5 13 (37.14%) Analytics
6 12 (34.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
7 11 (31.43%) ETL
7 11 (31.43%) Cost Transparency
8 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Teradata
9 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) Validation
10 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
11 6 (17.14%) Neural Network
11 6 (17.14%) Economics
11 6 (17.14%) Stata
11 6 (17.14%) Data Management
11 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
11 6 (17.14%) VBA

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (17.14%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (17.14%) SPSS
2 6 (17.14%) Stata
3 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (8.57%) MS Office
4 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) Power BI
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Billing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Commercial Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Statistician
5 3 (8.57%) Statistician
6 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Procurement Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Governance Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Statistical Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
4 6 (17.14%) Economics
4 6 (17.14%) Neural Network
4 6 (17.14%) Statistics
5 2 (5.71%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.86%) Linked Data
6 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (37.14%) Analytics
2 13 (37.14%) Benchmarking
2 13 (37.14%) Change Management
3 12 (34.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 11 (31.43%) Cost Transparency
4 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
4 11 (31.43%) ETL
5 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Validation
8 6 (17.14%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (17.14%) Data Management
8 6 (17.14%) Data Validation
8 6 (17.14%) Hidden Markov Model
8 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
8 6 (17.14%) Monte Carlo Method
8 6 (17.14%) Structural Equation Modelling
8 6 (17.14%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
2 6 (17.14%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) R
2 6 (17.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Teradata
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.71%) GoldenSource
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) Netezza
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau