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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 127 113 142
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 13 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 1.76% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.81% 16.07% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 35 6
Median salary £41,421 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,284 £40,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,030 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Data Quality
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
191 336 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.03% 10.96% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125 194 209
Median salary £42,341 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Quality Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Quality
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Edinburgh -21 7 £41,421 -12.79% 1
Glasgow -8 6 - -
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 21 (55.26%) Finance
1 21 (55.26%) Data Management
2 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (47.37%) Data Modelling
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (39.47%) Data Integration
5 15 (39.47%) Analytics
6 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (26.32%) Data Governance
7 10 (26.32%) Tableau
7 10 (26.32%) ETL
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) Reference Data
8 9 (23.68%) Banking
9 8 (21.05%) General Ledger
9 8 (21.05%) Data Architecture
9 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
9 8 (21.05%) IBM
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) Master Data Management
9 8 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (18.42%) Metadata Management
10 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
10 7 (18.42%) Cognos
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (18.42%) Information Management
11 6 (15.79%) Information Architecture
11 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) Big Data
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.16%) Data Lake
4 5 (13.16%) OLAP
4 5 (13.16%) OLTP
4 5 (13.16%) Star Schema
5 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
5 4 (10.53%) DataStage
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.26%) ActiveReports
7 2 (5.26%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 2 (5.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (5.26%) PowerCenter
7 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.16%) ERwin
2 5 (13.16%) MagicDraw
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
3 8 (21.05%) General Ledger
4 4 (10.53%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Information Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Support Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Cognos BI Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.26%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) MDX
2 4 (10.53%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Integration
2 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) Reference Data
4 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.53%) Ontologies
5 4 (10.53%) Taxonomies
6 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Data Management
2 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (47.37%) Data Modelling
4 15 (39.47%) Analytics
5 10 (26.32%) Data Governance
5 10 (26.32%) ETL
6 8 (21.05%) Data Architecture
6 8 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (21.05%) Master Data Management
7 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
7 7 (18.42%) Information Management
7 7 (18.42%) Metadata Management
8 6 (15.79%) Information Architecture
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) Data Lineage
9 5 (13.16%) People Management
9 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
9 5 (13.16%) UML
10 4 (10.53%) ITSM
10 4 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) R
6 2 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CISA
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) CRISC
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO20022
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Tableau
2 8 (21.05%) IBM
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Cognos
4 6 (15.79%) Informatica
5 4 (10.53%) Ab Initio
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (5.26%) Netezza
7 2 (5.26%) Teradata