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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 236 188 192
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 7 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.30% 5.72% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 33
Average salary £39,500 £57,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.70% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
539 612 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.04% 11.48% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 425 500 614
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 3 March 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
Bristol -10 2 £37,375 -
Wiltshire -16 2 £46,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Data Management
3 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Trillium
5 5 (29.41%) Retail
5 5 (29.41%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
6 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) MVS
7 3 (17.65%) JCL
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) Teradata

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) OLTP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) TKPROF
4 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
4 1 (5.88%) Kalido
4 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) MagicDraw
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Automotive
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Quality Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Quality Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Governance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Database Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Database Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Information Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
1 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) JPA
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (11.76%) XSD
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.76%) W3C
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
4 1 (5.88%) Ontologies
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Management
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JCL
3 2 (11.76%) XPath
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) VCP4
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Trillium
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Teradata
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.88%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) DataFlux
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Siebel