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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 58 87
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 2 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 3.30% 1.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.64% 31.34% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 38 9
Median salary £31,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.73% +11.76%
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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
55 134 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.19% 10.53% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 101 139
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Tableau
4 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) BigQuery
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Lineage
5 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JCL
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle