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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 59 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 38 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.98% 1.08% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.15% 6.70% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 15
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £43,750 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
135 224 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.60% 16.17% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 100 132 108
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 12 February 2016.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (72.15%) Data Management
2 50 (63.29%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (60.76%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (58.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (51.90%) Security Cleared
7 40 (50.63%) ETL
8 38 (48.10%) Cognos
8 38 (48.10%) PRINCE2
8 38 (48.10%) BusinessObjects
8 38 (48.10%) Talend Open Studio
8 38 (48.10%) Visualisation
8 38 (48.10%) Talend
8 38 (48.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 38 (48.10%) Enterprise Data Management
8 38 (48.10%) QlikView
9 24 (30.38%) Finance
10 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (20.25%) Informatica
12 13 (16.46%) Data Integration
13 12 (15.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (15.19%) PowerCenter
14 11 (13.92%) Master Data Management
15 10 (12.66%) Data Governance
15 10 (12.66%) Project Management
15 10 (12.66%) SAP
16 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (6.33%) SAS
2 3 (3.80%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.27%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (63.29%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (53.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (48.10%) BusinessObjects
3 38 (48.10%) QlikView
4 12 (15.19%) PowerCenter
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.53%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
2 4 (5.06%) Marketing
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Consultant
2 40 (50.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 40 (50.63%) Developer
3 38 (48.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 15 (18.99%) Informatica Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Data Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Master Data Manager
6 8 (10.13%) SAP Data Manager
6 8 (10.13%) SAP Manager
6 8 (10.13%) SAP Master Data Manager
7 7 (8.86%) AIX Consultant
7 7 (8.86%) Data Consultant
7 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (8.86%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) Data Integration Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Integration Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.10%) Visualisation
2 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.46%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.06%) Photography
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) AIX
1 7 (8.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Data Management
2 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (60.76%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (58.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (50.63%) ETL
6 38 (48.10%) Enterprise Data Management
6 38 (48.10%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (13.92%) Master Data Management
9 10 (12.66%) Data Governance
9 10 (12.66%) Project Management
10 9 (11.39%) Analytics
10 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
10 9 (11.39%) Scrum
11 8 (10.13%) Information Management
12 7 (8.86%) B2B
12 7 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (8.86%) Software Delivery
13 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
14 5 (6.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) C#
3 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (51.90%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Cognos
1 38 (48.10%) Talend
2 16 (20.25%) Informatica
3 10 (12.66%) SAP
4 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.33%) Google
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) Tableau
6 4 (5.06%) IBM
6 4 (5.06%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Teradata