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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 136 154 148
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 14 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.73% 4.89% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 9
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -56.61%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
375 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.91% 7.69% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 222 195 147
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +12 12 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Glasgow - 3 £50,000 -
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) Data Management
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Informatica
4 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
6 8 (25.00%) PowerCenter
6 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) SAP
7 7 (21.88%) ETL
7 7 (21.88%) Workflow
7 7 (21.88%) SAP MDM
8 6 (18.75%) Teradata
8 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (15.63%) Inmon Methodology
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Reference Data
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.50%) B2B
10 4 (12.50%) SAS

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Informatica Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) SAP Data Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Master Data Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Data Integration Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Data Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Database Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Informatica Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Data Management
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
4 8 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
5 7 (21.88%) ETL
5 7 (21.88%) Workflow
6 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (15.63%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (15.63%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) B2B
9 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.38%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (6.25%) Line Management
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CCENT
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Informatica
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) SAP
3 6 (18.75%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) Reuters
4 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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