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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 155 127 148
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 4 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.98% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.13% 10.99% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £33,750 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.19% -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
353 282 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.56% 8.90% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 233 149 163
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Quality
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh -31 3 £32,500 -50.38% 1
Glasgow -5 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (90.91%) Data Management
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Master Data Management
4 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
4 7 (63.64%) ETL
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (36.36%) ERP
7 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (36.36%) SAP
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (36.36%) Migration
7 4 (36.36%) Talend
7 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
7 4 (36.36%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
7 4 (36.36%) Data Extraction
7 4 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (36.36%) Pentaho
8 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
9 2 (18.18%) Cognos
9 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
9 2 (18.18%) MS Office
9 2 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (18.18%) SAS
9 2 (18.18%) Reference Data

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Pentaho
3 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ETL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Extraction
2 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Data Management
2 8 (72.73%) Master Data Management
3 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
3 7 (63.64%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Information Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Talend
3 2 (18.18%) Cognos
3 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 2 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago