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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 196 236 216
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 32 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.67% 3.98% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 35
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £76,750 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
564 628 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.96% 9.68% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 450 493 493
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +12.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +21 23 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Cheshire +17 3 £37,000 -24.10%
Merseyside - 3 £24,500 - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (48.53%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
4 22 (32.35%) Finance
5 20 (29.41%) Oracle
6 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (26.47%) Retail
6 18 (26.47%) Data Management
6 18 (26.47%) Degree
7 17 (25.00%) Information Management
8 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 16 (23.53%) Data Governance
9 15 (22.06%) Project Management
9 15 (22.06%) ETL
10 13 (19.12%) Time Management
11 12 (17.65%) CRM
12 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
12 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
13 10 (14.71%) Marketing
13 10 (14.71%) Master Data Management
13 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
13 10 (14.71%) IBM
14 9 (13.24%) SAS
14 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
14 9 (13.24%) Process Improvement
14 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
15 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (11.76%) Information Architecture

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.24%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.94%) TWiki
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.35%) Big Data
5 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.35%) QlikView
6 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.41%) OLAP
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.41%) SAS EBI
7 3 (4.41%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.47%) ERwin
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Retail
3 10 (14.71%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Advertising
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Law
5 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Integration Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Head of E-Commerce
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Junior
7 4 (5.88%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) .NET
1 8 (11.76%) XML
2 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 7 (10.29%) XSLT
3 2 (2.94%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (48.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (7.35%) Statistics
5 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.41%) Economics
7 2 (2.94%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.94%) Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (26.47%) Data Management
3 17 (25.00%) Information Management
4 16 (23.53%) Data Governance
5 15 (22.06%) ETL
5 15 (22.06%) Project Management
6 13 (19.12%) Time Management
7 12 (17.65%) CRM
8 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
9 10 (14.71%) Master Data Management
10 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
10 9 (13.24%) Process Improvement
11 8 (11.76%) Information Architecture
12 7 (10.29%) Analytics
12 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
12 7 (10.29%) Migration
13 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.82%) Coaching
13 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) Java
2 7 (10.29%) XPath
3 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.35%) VBA
4 3 (4.41%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.47%) R
6 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) CCDP
2 2 (2.94%) CCNA
2 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.94%) MCP
2 2 (2.94%) MCSE
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.71%) IBM
4 7 (10.29%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.41%) Informatica
6 2 (2.94%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.94%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.94%) Teradata
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) IFS
7 1 (1.47%) Tableau
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