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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 193 237 208
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -29
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 38 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.30% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.43% 3.06% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 36
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £52,500 £46,500
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
591 687 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.61% 9.78% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 462 577 450
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
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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 +35 24 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Cheshire +26 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 -
Lancashire +16 2 £42,500 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 36 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 35 (44.87%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
4 21 (26.92%) ETL
5 20 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
7 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.79%) Finance
8 16 (20.51%) Data Management
8 16 (20.51%) Oracle
8 16 (20.51%) Degree
9 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (17.95%) T-SQL
10 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (15.38%) CRM
11 12 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 12 (15.38%) Data Governance
12 11 (14.10%) VBA
12 11 (14.10%) Retail
12 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) Information Management
13 10 (12.82%) SAP
13 10 (12.82%) Project Management
13 10 (12.82%) Analytics
13 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
14 9 (11.54%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 7 (8.97%) SAS
2 6 (7.69%) TWiki
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Firewall
1 6 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.54%) Data Mining
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (10.26%) OLAP
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (5.13%) QlikView
9 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.85%) SAS EBI
10 3 (3.85%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.28%) Calabash
4 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.28%) ERwin
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Retail
3 9 (11.54%) Marketing
4 6 (7.69%) Legal
4 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.85%) Advertising
6 3 (3.85%) Law
7 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Data Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Administrator
4 8 (10.26%) Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Data Administrator
5 6 (7.69%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.69%) Server Support
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Customer Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Customer Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Head of E-Commerce
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
1 2 (2.56%) MDX
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.28%) JSON
2 1 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.28%) RESTful
2 1 (1.28%) SignalR
2 1 (1.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.28%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
3 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.69%) Replication
4 6 (7.69%) Statistics
5 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.41%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (5.13%) Life Science
6 4 (5.13%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.85%) Economics
8 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.28%) NHS
9 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
1 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (26.92%) ETL
3 16 (20.51%) Data Management
4 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.38%) CRM
4 12 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
5 11 (14.10%) Information Management
6 10 (12.82%) Analytics
6 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.82%) Project Management
7 9 (11.54%) Time Management
8 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.97%) Migration
8 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (7.69%) Coaching
9 6 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) T-SQL
3 11 (14.10%) VBA
4 8 (10.26%) C#
5 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.85%) R
7 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) CCDP
2 6 (7.69%) CCNA
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.69%) MCP
2 6 (7.69%) MCSE
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) Oracle
3 10 (12.82%) SAP
4 7 (8.97%) Alteryx
4 7 (8.97%) Tableau
5 4 (5.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.85%) Talend
6 3 (3.85%) Vertica
7 2 (2.56%) Informatica
7 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.28%) IFS
8 1 (1.28%) Northgate
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