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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 121 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.36% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.99% 4.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £54,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.55%
Data Quality
North West

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
229 148 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.52% 8.89% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 184 80 159
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,500 £51,000
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 Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £54,000 -
Chester - 5 £31,000 -
Data Quality
North West

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 19 (67.86%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (60.71%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (57.14%) Middleware
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle EDQ
5 13 (46.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (46.43%) Talend
5 13 (46.43%) Data Migration
5 13 (46.43%) ERP
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (46.43%) Migration
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
7 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
9 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
9 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) HFM
10 5 (17.86%) UNIX
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) ETL
11 4 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
11 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
12 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
12 3 (10.71%) Analytics
12 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
12 3 (10.71%) Data Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (17.86%) HFM
3 2 (7.14%) SAP MDM
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
3 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Leader
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Hyperion Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 2 (7.14%) Informatics
3 2 (7.14%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (46.43%) Migration
2 13 (46.43%) ERP
2 13 (46.43%) Data Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Competitive Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (7.14%) MapReduce
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) Talend
3 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (7.14%) Informatica
4 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Tableau
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Fujitsu