The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 85 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 14 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.05% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.93% 7.59% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £41,250 £70,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.07% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,250 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,553 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.66%
Data Quality
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
236 145 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.77% 10.23% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 134 95 79
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -30.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (50.00%) Data Management
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) SAP MDM
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (33.33%) Informatica
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (22.22%) Reference Data
5 4 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) SAS
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Teradata
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Data Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) SAP Data Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Master Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Informatica Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Data Integration Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Management
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) B2B
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
8 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
1 6 (33.33%) Informatica
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) BMC