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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 167 127 152
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +25
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 4 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.97% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.02% 11.19% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £41,250 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
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
391 268 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.78% 8.66% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 258 138 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -39 2 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Glasgow - 2 £47,500 -
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (89.47%) Data Management
2 16 (84.21%) Master Data Management
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) ETL
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
8 8 (42.11%) ERP
8 8 (42.11%) SAP
8 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (42.11%) Migration
8 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
8 8 (42.11%) Pentaho
8 8 (42.11%) Data Extraction
8 8 (42.11%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (42.11%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (42.11%) Talend
8 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
9 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (31.58%) Analytics
10 4 (21.05%) Tableau
10 4 (21.05%) PowerPivot
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 4 (21.05%) Workflow

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (42.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Pentaho
2 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
4 4 (21.05%) QlikView
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (21.05%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.26%) French Language
5 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) ETL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Information Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Extraction
2 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Data Management
2 16 (84.21%) Master Data Management
3 13 (68.42%) ETL
4 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
5 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (42.11%) ERP
6 8 (42.11%) Migration
6 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Information Management
8 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
8 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
11 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
11 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) Talend
3 4 (21.05%) Tableau
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
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