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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 87 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 7 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 2.62% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.59% 21.59% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 5
Median salary £41,421 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +46.15%
UK excluding London median 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
73 176 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.67% 12.14% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 117 118
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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 7 December 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
1 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 7 (50.00%) Data Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
5 4 (28.57%) Tableau
5 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Information Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Google
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Information Security
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) BigQuery
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Data Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Data Governance Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Governance Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Analytics
1 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
2 7 (50.00%) Data Management
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Data Lineage
7 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft