The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 179 140 171
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +31
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 10 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 1.01% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.95% 15.02% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 11
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Data Quality
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
339 253 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.38% 6.75% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 299 220 336
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,825 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Manchester

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (71.43%) Finance
1 15 (71.43%) Data Management
2 12 (57.14%) Quality Management
3 7 (33.33%) Essbase
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 7 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 7 (33.33%) HFM
3 7 (33.33%) Time Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Six Sigma
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Data Reconciliation
6 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Statistics
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Stress Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) HFM
1 7 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Essbase
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Hyperion Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Data Integration Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Data Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Information Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Information Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Data Quality Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Quality Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) NHS Information Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Data Management
2 12 (57.14%) Quality Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Six Sigma
5 4 (19.05%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Stress Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.52%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
1 7 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft