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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 164 132 158
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 7 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.69% 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.79% 8.86% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
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
391 237 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.47% 7.78% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 250 123 202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -26 5 £37,500 -1.31%
Glasgow - 2 £47,500 - 1
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (90.00%) Data Management
2 17 (85.00%) Master Data Management
3 16 (80.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) ETL
5 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) Oracle
8 9 (45.00%) Finance
8 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (40.00%) ERP
9 8 (40.00%) SAP
9 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (40.00%) Migration
9 8 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
9 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
9 8 (40.00%) Pentaho
9 8 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (40.00%) Talend
10 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (30.00%) Analytics
12 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (20.00%) Workflow
13 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
13 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) Spotfire
4 4 (20.00%) QlikView
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) ETL Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Information Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
2 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Data Management
2 17 (85.00%) Master Data Management
3 14 (70.00%) ETL
4 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (40.00%) ERP
6 8 (40.00%) Migration
6 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (30.00%) Analytics
8 4 (20.00%) Information Management
8 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Workflow
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
11 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
11 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) Talend
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Tableau
4 2 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica