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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 121 138
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 9 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 1.18% 0.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.71% 9.92% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 13
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £45,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
191 353 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.52% 11.91% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 124 213 260
Median salary £35,250 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +7 6 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Edinburgh -25 4 £35,500 -25.26% 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 14 (60.87%) Data Modelling
2 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Data Management
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Analytics
6 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Data Architecture
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (26.09%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) IBM
9 5 (21.74%) OLTP
9 5 (21.74%) ERwin
9 5 (21.74%) OLAP
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) UML
9 5 (21.74%) Banking
9 5 (21.74%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (21.74%) ISO20022
9 5 (21.74%) Master Data Management
9 5 (21.74%) Metadata Management
9 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture

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 3 (13.04%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) Data Lake
3 5 (21.74%) OLAP
3 5 (21.74%) OLTP
4 4 (17.39%) Star Schema
5 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) BigQuery
6 1 (4.35%) MS Access
6 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) ERwin
1 5 (21.74%) MagicDraw
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Back Office
3 4 (17.39%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Information Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Development DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Reference Data
3 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Data Modelling
2 11 (47.83%) Data Management
3 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
6 7 (30.43%) Data Architecture
7 6 (26.09%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (21.74%) Data Lineage
8 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) Master Data Management
8 5 (21.74%) Metadata Management
8 5 (21.74%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (21.74%) UML
9 4 (17.39%) Cash Management
9 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
9 4 (17.39%) ETL
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) Ontologies
9 4 (17.39%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) JCL
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO20022
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Tableau
3 3 (13.04%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Netezza
5 1 (4.35%) Teradata