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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 97 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.34% 1.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.25% 2.65% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £36,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £58,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
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
212 189 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.33% 12.83% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 120 117 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,460 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £52,500
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 31 August 2015.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (65.00%) Informatica
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) PowerCenter
3 8 (40.00%) ETL
4 7 (35.00%) Teradata
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (35.00%) ETL Development
5 6 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (30.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 6 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) B2B
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Line Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Information Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (10.00%) SAS
1 2 (10.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Informatica Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Data Integration Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Database Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Informatica Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) ETL Development
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (30.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 5 (25.00%) B2B
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Information Management
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Informatica
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Teradata
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.00%) SAP