The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 186 228 195
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -33
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 51 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.49% 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.69% 4.64% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 47
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,600 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -6.84%
Data Quality
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
587 690 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.03% 10.48% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 453 540 535
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,450 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in the North West

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Quality
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 18 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Cheshire +31 13 £33,000 -17.50% 6
Merseyside - 10 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire - 5 - -
Cumbria - 3 £21,000 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 36 (43.37%) Data Management
2 29 (34.94%) SQL
3 26 (31.33%) Finance
4 22 (26.51%) Retail
4 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (24.10%) Master Data Management
5 20 (24.10%) Big Data
5 20 (24.10%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (21.69%) ITIL
6 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
7 17 (20.48%) Data Mining
8 16 (19.28%) Information Management
9 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Data Management
9 15 (18.07%) Change Management
9 15 (18.07%) Data Acquisition
10 14 (16.87%) Data Governance
10 14 (16.87%) ETL
10 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
11 13 (15.66%) Analytics
12 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
12 12 (14.46%) Project Management
13 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (13.25%) Oracle
14 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
14 10 (12.05%) Degree
14 10 (12.05%) Data Analysis
14 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.05%) Time Management
15 9 (10.84%) Data Cleansing

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (9.64%) SAS
2 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) Big Data
1 20 (24.10%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
3 17 (20.48%) Data Mining
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.61%) QlikView
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.41%) Power BI
8 2 (2.41%) SAP BI
9 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.20%) DB2
9 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.20%) MySQL
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (31.33%) Finance
2 22 (26.51%) Retail
3 9 (10.84%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Marketing
5 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Advertising
7 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Electronics
7 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Head of Data Management
4 12 (14.46%) Data Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Integration Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Data Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Data Quality Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Quality Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Ab Initio Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) DBA
9 4 (4.82%) Designer
10 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Integration Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Business Data Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
1 9 (10.84%) XML
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
2 8 (9.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.82%) Statistics
3 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.61%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Economics
6 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Data Management
2 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (24.10%) Master Data Management
3 18 (21.69%) ITIL
4 16 (19.28%) Information Management
5 15 (18.07%) Change Management
5 15 (18.07%) Data Acquisition
5 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Data Management
6 14 (16.87%) Data Governance
6 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.87%) ETL
7 13 (15.66%) Analytics
8 12 (14.46%) Project Management
9 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.05%) Data Analysis
9 10 (12.05%) Time Management
10 9 (10.84%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (9.64%) Quality Management
12 7 (8.43%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (8.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) Java
2 8 (9.64%) XPath
3 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) R
4 1 (1.20%) VB
4 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) IBM
4 6 (7.23%) Ab Initio
4 6 (7.23%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) Cognizant
5 4 (4.82%) Teradata
6 3 (3.61%) GoldenSource
6 3 (3.61%) Informatica
6 3 (3.61%) Tableau
6 3 (3.61%) Talend
6 3 (3.61%) Vertica
7 2 (2.41%) Netezza
8 1 (1.20%) Cognos
8 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
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Manchester
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