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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 237 223 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -50
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 8 16 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.27% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.55% 2.53% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 50
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
517 633 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.16% 10.67% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 409 479 592
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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
Wiltshire -15 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Bristol - 3 £46,250 -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (71.43%) Data Management
2 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Retail
4 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Trillium
5 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (28.57%) Data Governance
6 6 (28.57%) MVS
6 6 (28.57%) JCL
6 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
6 6 (28.57%) Teradata
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Line Management
8 4 (19.05%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
9 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
9 3 (14.29%) Information Management
9 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) MagicDraw
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Retail
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Data Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Data Quality Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Data Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Database Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Head of Development
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.76%) Ontologies
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Data Management
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Data Governance
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Management
7 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JCL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Trillium
2 6 (28.57%) Teradata
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Siebel
5 1 (4.76%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.76%) Kalido
5 1 (4.76%) DataFlux