The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 235 212 195
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 7 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% 3.73% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 22
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Data Quality
England

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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
579 616 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.83% 10.10% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 479 477 489
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the South West region.

Data Quality Salary Trend in the South West

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in the South West

Data Quality
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Gloucestershire +1 3 - -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Information Management
2 5 (35.71%) Information Governance
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (28.57%) QA
3 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XSD
4 3 (21.43%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) OO

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) TKPROF
2 3 (21.43%) OLTP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
2 2 (14.29%) LSMW
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Information Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Information Governance Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Governance Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) XSD
1 3 (21.43%) XSLT
1 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
1 3 (21.43%) JPA
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (14.29%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) W3C
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
1 5 (35.71%) Information Management
1 5 (35.71%) Information Governance
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) BPEL
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (21.43%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) XPath
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.14%) Trillium
4 1 (7.14%) DataFlux