The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 345 302 372
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +70
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 842 1135 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 1.03% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.05% 8.71% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 634 836 694
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11937 13030 13318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.21% 11.86% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9466 10305 10255
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Quality
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK.

Data Quality Salary Trend in the UK

Data Quality
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 795 £52,500 +5.00% 72
London -38 395 £62,500 +11.60% 40
South East +9 141 £50,000 +11.11% 7
City of London -9 62 £60,000 +4.34% 9
Berkshire +45 58 £50,000 +2.56% 1
North West +16 56 £40,000 -4.47% 8
East of England +22 47 £58,750 +66.66% 3
Yorkshire +9 44 £35,000 -30.00% 4
West Yorkshire +3 39 £35,000 -30.00% 4
South West -15 34 £40,000 -13.04% 5
West Midlands -63 34 £42,500 - 4
Scotland -7 26 £43,750 -7.89% 4
Leeds +10 23 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Cheshire +35 22 £48,750 +18.18% 3
Reading +23 22 £45,000 +5.88%
Hertfordshire +32 20 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands -4 20 £37,250 +6.42%
Cambridgeshire +20 18 £60,000 +58.94%
Glasgow -8 18 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Manchester -9 18 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Hampshire 0 17 £55,000 +32.53%
West Sussex - 15 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +5 14 £29,500 -37.89%
Leicester +2 14 £29,500 -37.89%
Maidenhead 0 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Oxfordshire -10 13 £57,500 +65.34% 1
Bristol +28 12 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £33,000 -23.25% 4
Bradford -3 12 £45,000 -41.55% 1
Milton Keynes -5 12 £33,000 -23.25% 4

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 651 (39.74%) SQL
2 632 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
3 554 (33.82%) ETL
4 550 (33.58%) Data Warehouse
5 529 (32.30%) Data Management
6 503 (30.71%) Finance
7 437 (26.68%) Analytics
8 432 (26.37%) SQL Server
9 412 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
10 384 (23.44%) Oracle
11 377 (23.02%) Data Governance
12 347 (21.18%) Data Modelling
13 326 (19.90%) Microsoft
14 283 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
15 271 (16.54%) Data Analysis
16 246 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 237 (14.47%) Master Data Management
18 226 (13.80%) Degree
19 224 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 222 (13.55%) MS Excel
21 211 (12.88%) CRM
21 211 (12.88%) Data Architecture
22 207 (12.64%) Informatica
23 192 (11.72%) Tableau
24 187 (11.42%) Management Information System
25 185 (11.29%) Data Integration
26 180 (10.99%) Relational Database
27 178 (10.87%) Big Data
28 176 (10.74%) Information Management
29 175 (10.68%) Marketing

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 114 (6.96%) SAS
2 51 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 15 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 11 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 10 (0.61%) PowerExchange
6 6 (0.37%) Apache
6 6 (0.37%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.37%) IIS
7 4 (0.24%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.18%) CMS
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.12%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.12%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.12%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.12%) Documentum
9 2 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.061%) Confluence
10 1 (0.061%) WebSphere
Applications
1 222 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.95%) MS Office
3 60 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 26 (1.59%) SPSS
6 13 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.31%) GNU Octave
7 5 (0.31%) MS Project
8 2 (0.12%) Stata
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 12 (0.73%) SAP MDM
4 11 (0.67%) SAP HR
5 10 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.43%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.37%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 6 (0.37%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.37%) Unica
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.24%) RMDS
11 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.28%) Force.com
3 21 (1.28%) SaaS
4 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.61%) Office 365
5 8 (0.49%) iPaaS
5 8 (0.49%) Taleo
6 7 (0.43%) Oracle CX
7 6 (0.37%) BlueKai
8 5 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.12%) GitHub
10 2 (0.12%) PaaS
11 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.061%) IaaS
11 1 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.37%) Intranet
2 5 (0.31%) Internet
3 4 (0.24%) DSL
4 3 (0.18%) Firewall
4 3 (0.18%) LAN
4 3 (0.18%) PPP
4 3 (0.18%) WAN
4 3 (0.18%) Wireless
5 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.061%) DHCP
6 1 (0.061%) HTTP
6 1 (0.061%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (33.58%) Data Warehouse
2 432 (26.37%) SQL Server
3 246 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 180 (10.99%) Relational Database
6 178 (10.87%) Big Data
7 134 (8.18%) QlikView
8 133 (8.12%) BusinessObjects
8 133 (8.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 101 (6.17%) Hadoop
10 71 (4.33%) Data Mining
11 70 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 58 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 57 (3.48%) Power BI
14 56 (3.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 49 (2.99%) Oracle ODI
15 49 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
16 42 (2.56%) PowerPivot
16 42 (2.56%) RDBMS
17 41 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 33 (2.01%) ERwin
3 30 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
5 16 (0.98%) JIRA
6 13 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.24%) JSUnit
10 4 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
11 3 (0.18%) Selenium
11 3 (0.18%) TestDirector
11 3 (0.18%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.12%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.12%) LSMW
12 2 (0.12%) ProC
12 2 (0.12%) PVCS
12 2 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 503 (30.71%) Finance
2 175 (10.68%) Marketing
3 133 (8.12%) Retail
4 114 (6.96%) Banking
5 77 (4.70%) Legal
6 33 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 28 (1.71%) Retail Banking
8 26 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 26 (1.59%) Publishing
9 25 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.10%) Back Office
10 18 (1.10%) Private Banking
10 18 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 16 (0.98%) Advertising
12 15 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
12 15 (0.92%) Front Office
12 15 (0.92%) Games
13 14 (0.85%) Billing
13 14 (0.85%) Law
14 12 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 501 (30.59%) Analyst
2 242 (14.77%) Developer
3 238 (14.53%) Data Analyst
4 227 (13.86%) Architect
5 169 (10.32%) Data Architect
6 144 (8.79%) Data Manager
7 143 (8.73%) Consultant
8 96 (5.86%) SQL Analyst
9 88 (5.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 80 (4.88%) Business Analyst
11 75 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 66 (4.03%) Data Consultant
13 63 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
14 59 (3.60%) Data Quality Analyst
15 53 (3.24%) Governance Manager
16 49 (2.99%) Administrator
16 49 (2.99%) SQL Developer
17 48 (2.93%) Quality Analyst
18 44 (2.69%) SSIS Developer
19 42 (2.56%) Data Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (6.84%) .NET
2 90 (5.49%) Web Services
3 75 (4.58%) XML
4 58 (3.54%) MDX
5 48 (2.93%) Middleware
5 48 (2.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 37 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 23 (1.40%) HTML
7 23 (1.40%) REST
8 19 (1.16%) COM
9 18 (1.10%) CSS
9 18 (1.10%) SOAP
10 13 (0.79%) Velocity
11 11 (0.67%) XSLT
12 8 (0.49%) AngularJS
12 8 (0.49%) HTML5
12 8 (0.49%) JSON
13 7 (0.43%) CSS3
13 7 (0.43%) XSD
14 6 (0.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 412 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (11.42%) Management Information System
3 185 (11.29%) Data Integration
4 171 (10.44%) Visualisation
5 97 (5.92%) Computer Science
6 67 (4.09%) Data Structures
7 63 (3.85%) Mathematics
8 53 (3.24%) Statistics
9 46 (2.81%) Reference Data
10 44 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (2.20%) Data Extraction
12 30 (1.83%) Virtual Team
13 26 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
14 24 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
15 22 (1.34%) Replication
16 18 (1.10%) Derivative
17 17 (1.04%) User Experience
18 16 (0.98%) CMDB
19 15 (0.92%) Economics
20 14 (0.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 59 (3.60%) Windows
2 31 (1.89%) Unix
3 20 (1.22%) Linux
4 18 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.31%) Solaris
7 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.061%) AIX
9 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
2 554 (33.82%) ETL
3 529 (32.30%) Data Management
4 437 (26.68%) Analytics
5 377 (23.02%) Data Governance
6 347 (21.18%) Data Modelling
7 283 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
8 271 (16.54%) Data Analysis
9 237 (14.47%) Master Data Management
10 211 (12.88%) CRM
10 211 (12.88%) Data Architecture
11 176 (10.74%) Information Management
12 161 (9.83%) Migration
13 143 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 132 (8.06%) Data Analytics
15 131 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
16 126 (7.69%) ITIL
17 123 (7.51%) Project Management
18 111 (6.78%) Quality Management
19 108 (6.59%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 651 (39.74%) SQL
2 165 (10.07%) T-SQL
3 89 (5.43%) C#
4 86 (5.25%) Java
5 72 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 67 (4.09%) VBA
7 54 (3.30%) Python
8 48 (2.93%) R
9 35 (2.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 34 (2.08%) Apex Code
11 25 (1.53%) JavaScript
11 25 (1.53%) VB
12 19 (1.16%) PHP
13 15 (0.92%) Perl
14 11 (0.67%) XPath
15 10 (0.61%) C++
16 9 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.49%) Groovy
17 8 (0.49%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 226 (13.80%) Degree
2 29 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (0.61%) MBA
5 9 (0.55%) CISSP
6 7 (0.43%) IBM Certification
6 7 (0.43%) ISEB
7 6 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.37%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.31%) CCA
8 5 (0.31%) MCSA
9 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.24%) PhD
9 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.18%) MCITP
10 3 (0.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (7.45%) QA
2 38 (2.32%) SLA
3 21 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.79%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.49%) EMIR
7 7 (0.43%) MiFID
8 6 (0.37%) SSAE 16
9 5 (0.31%) COBIT
10 4 (0.24%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.24%) GMP
11 2 (0.12%) HL7
11 2 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
12 1 (0.061%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.061%) FATCA
12 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.37%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.31%) HDFS
3 5 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.73%) Control-M
2 9 (0.55%) Oracle EDQ
3 6 (0.37%) SCCM
4 5 (0.31%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.18%) Jitterbit
6 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (0.18%) SCOM
6 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.12%) Kibana
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.061%) Nagios
8 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 384 (23.44%) Oracle
2 326 (19.90%) Microsoft
3 207 (12.64%) Informatica
4 192 (11.72%) Tableau
5 164 (10.01%) SAP
6 129 (7.88%) Salesforce.com
7 71 (4.33%) IBM
8 57 (3.48%) Ab Initio
9 52 (3.17%) Teradata
10 51 (3.11%) Cognos
11 50 (3.05%) Talend
12 40 (2.44%) Netezza
13 39 (2.38%) Casewise
14 35 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
15 21 (1.28%) Trillium
16 18 (1.10%) Adobe
17 14 (0.85%) Siebel
17 14 (0.85%) Sybase
18 13 (0.79%) TIBCO
19 11 (0.67%) Cognizant
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Private Health Care
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £46235.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: Up to £90,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago