The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 86 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 9 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.96% 1.63% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.57% 13.22% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 0
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
Data Quality
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
94 174 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.08% 12.35% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 109 78
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 28 (90.32%) SQL
1 28 (90.32%) SAS
2 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 23 (74.19%) Banking
3 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (48.39%) Data Analysis
5 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Data Reconciliation
6 10 (32.26%) Validation
7 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
8 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) Base SAS
10 5 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (16.13%) Data Validation
10 5 (16.13%) Data Extraction
10 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
10 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
11 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
11 3 (9.68%) Retail
11 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (6.45%) SLA
12 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.45%) AAT
13 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
13 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
13 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 28 (90.32%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Base SAS
2 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
2 5 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (74.19%) Banking
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Analyst
2 19 (61.29%) Data Analyst
3 16 (51.61%) SQL Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Data Analyst
5 8 (25.81%) SAS Analyst
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Support Analyst
7 6 (19.35%) Project Analyst
7 6 (19.35%) Project Support Analyst
7 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (12.90%) Data Quality Analyst
8 4 (12.90%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (12.90%) SAS Data Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Business Objects Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Quality Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior SAS Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (3.23%) Excel Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Data Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Data Reconciliation
3 10 (32.26%) Validation
4 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
5 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Data Validation
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Information Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft