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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 215 194 176
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 16 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.93% 3.89% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 41
Average salary £46,750 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -
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
546 591 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.01% 11.55% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 453 470 568
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 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
Bristol - 9 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire -25 3 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 35 (89.74%) Data Management
2 21 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (53.85%) Finance
3 19 (48.72%) Data Modelling
3 19 (48.72%) Information Management
4 18 (46.15%) Data Integration
5 17 (43.59%) Information Architecture
5 17 (43.59%) Management Information System
6 13 (33.33%) Reference Data
6 13 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 13 (33.33%) Metadata Management
6 13 (33.33%) Teradata
6 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (28.21%) ETL
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.64%) IBM
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) Business Analysis
9 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.51%) EAI
10 8 (20.51%) Project Management
10 8 (20.51%) Banking
10 8 (20.51%) Retail
10 8 (20.51%) Data Governance
10 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.95%) Trillium
11 7 (17.95%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
12 6 (15.38%) MVS
12 6 (15.38%) JCL

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (7.69%) DB2
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) MagicDraw
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Information Architect
1 16 (41.03%) Architect
1 16 (41.03%) Enterprise Architect
1 16 (41.03%) Enterprise Information Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Data Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Business Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Database Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Integration
2 17 (43.59%) Management Information System
3 13 (33.33%) Reference Data
4 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.56%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Data Management
2 19 (48.72%) Data Modelling
2 19 (48.72%) Information Management
3 17 (43.59%) Information Architecture
4 13 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 13 (33.33%) Metadata Management
4 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (28.21%) ETL
6 10 (25.64%) Business Analysis
7 8 (20.51%) EAI
7 8 (20.51%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) Data Governance
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
9 5 (12.82%) Line Management
9 5 (12.82%) Information Governance
9 5 (12.82%) SOA
10 4 (10.26%) UML
10 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.26%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JCL
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) COREP
1 3 (7.69%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Teradata
2 10 (25.64%) IBM
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) Trillium
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
5 3 (7.69%) Unisys
6 1 (2.56%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
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