The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 571 551 567
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 398 367 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.14% 3.21% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 283 292 339
Average salary £56,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £91,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12656 11420 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.31% 10.10% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9891 9073 9370
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -25 371 £57,500 -4.16% 52
London -47 242 £65,000 - 38
City of London +5 56 £62,500 +2.04% 15
South East +9 54 £45,000 -14.69% 4
South West +8 35 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Wiltshire -10 26 £65,500 +24.76% 2
West Yorkshire -16 19 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire -38 19 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Berkshire +9 18 £45,000 -10.00%
Swindon -8 18 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds -10 15 £45,000 +5.88%
Scotland -9 14 £29,000 -57.35% 2
Edinburgh -19 14 £29,000 -57.35% 1
West Midlands +10 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +2 11 £41,000 -25.45%
Reading +3 9 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -3 9 £63,750 +41.66% 1
Westminster - 8 £25,000 -
Surrey -2 7 £91,500 +144.00%
Clapham - 6 - -
East Sussex - 6 £47,500 - 3
Brighton - 6 £47,500 - 3
Birmingham +6 5 £43,750 -5.40%
Manchester -3 5 £63,750 +59.37% 1
Kent - 5 £56,000 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Epsom - 5 - -
Cheshire +7 4 - -
East of England -6 4 £38,750 -22.50%
Bedfordshire - 4 £38,750 -

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 349 (49.02%) Business Intelligence
2 322 (45.22%) Data Management
3 259 (36.38%) Data Governance
4 247 (34.69%) SQL
5 246 (34.55%) Finance
6 245 (34.41%) ETL
7 242 (33.99%) Data Modelling
8 241 (33.85%) Data Warehouse
9 182 (25.56%) Master Data Management
10 168 (23.60%) Analytics
11 161 (22.61%) Informatica
12 142 (19.94%) SQL Server
13 128 (17.98%) Data Integration
14 125 (17.56%) Migration
15 123 (17.28%) Information Management
16 120 (16.85%) Oracle
17 118 (16.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 114 (16.01%) Data Architecture
19 113 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
20 109 (15.31%) Data Migration
21 108 (15.17%) Project Management
22 105 (14.75%) SAP
23 103 (14.47%) CRM
24 100 (14.04%) Microsoft
25 88 (12.36%) MS Excel
25 88 (12.36%) Marketing
26 87 (12.22%) Big Data
27 86 (12.08%) SAS
28 78 (10.96%) Quality Management
28 78 (10.96%) Data Analysis

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 86 (12.08%) SAS
2 15 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.56%) NetWeaver
4 4 (0.56%) CMS
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.28%) PowerExchange
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 88 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.23%) SPSS
3 13 (1.83%) MS Office
4 11 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.70%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.28%) Stata
8 1 (0.14%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (4.21%) SAP MDM
2 13 (1.83%) HFM
3 12 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
4 9 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.84%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.70%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.56%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.42%) SAP SRM
9 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.28%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.28%) Eagle STAR
11 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.12%) SaaS
3 3 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.84%) 4G
2 3 (0.42%) SMS
2 3 (0.42%) LDAP
3 2 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (33.85%) Data Warehouse
2 142 (19.94%) SQL Server
3 118 (16.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (12.22%) Big Data
5 60 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 59 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 57 (8.01%) QlikView
8 56 (7.87%) DataStage
9 55 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (4.92%) PowerCenter
10 35 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (4.78%) Relational Database
12 31 (4.35%) Spotfire
13 29 (4.07%) Data Mining
14 24 (3.37%) OLTP
14 24 (3.37%) SAP BW
15 23 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (2.95%) VLDB
17 19 (2.67%) OLAP
18 16 (2.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (3.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 20 (2.81%) ERwin
3 16 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.42%) LSMW
5 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 246 (34.55%) Finance
2 88 (12.36%) Marketing
3 76 (10.67%) Banking
4 55 (7.72%) Retail
5 52 (7.30%) Legal
6 41 (5.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (3.79%) Telecoms
7 27 (3.79%) Financial Institution
8 25 (3.51%) Investment Banking
9 24 (3.37%) French Language
9 24 (3.37%) German Language
10 23 (3.23%) Italian Language
10 23 (3.23%) Spanish Language
11 15 (2.11%) Games
12 14 (1.97%) Manufacturing
13 13 (1.83%) Advertising
14 11 (1.54%) Retail Banking
15 9 (1.26%) Publishing
15 9 (1.26%) Back Office
16 5 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 147 (20.65%) Architect
2 146 (20.51%) Consultant
3 107 (15.03%) Analyst
4 83 (11.66%) Data Analyst
4 83 (11.66%) Data Consultant
5 82 (11.52%) Developer
6 67 (9.41%) Data Manager
7 61 (8.57%) Management Consultant
8 55 (7.72%) Information Architect
9 54 (7.58%) Data Architect
10 45 (6.32%) Data Quality Manager
10 45 (6.32%) Quality Manager
11 41 (5.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 41 (5.76%) Quality Analyst
12 39 (5.48%) Data Quality Analyst
13 33 (4.63%) Enterprise Architect
14 31 (4.35%) ETL Developer
15 28 (3.93%) Business Analyst
15 28 (3.93%) SAP Consultant
16 27 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.90%) XML
2 37 (5.20%) .NET
3 29 (4.07%) MDX
4 27 (3.79%) Web Services
5 21 (2.95%) AppFabric
5 21 (2.95%) Memcached
6 13 (1.83%) Middleware
7 4 (0.56%) WSDL
7 4 (0.56%) SOAP
7 4 (0.56%) HTML
8 3 (0.42%) Kafka
8 3 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.42%) REST
8 3 (0.42%) MapReduce
8 3 (0.42%) SAP PI
8 3 (0.42%) Velocity
8 3 (0.42%) BAPI
8 3 (0.42%) EDI
9 2 (0.28%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 128 (17.98%) Data Integration
2 62 (8.71%) Management Information System
3 47 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.06%) Statistics
5 32 (4.49%) Reference Data
6 30 (4.21%) Replication
7 24 (3.37%) PMI
8 23 (3.23%) FMCG
9 19 (2.67%) Visualisation
10 15 (2.11%) Life Science
11 13 (1.83%) Online Games
11 13 (1.83%) Mainframe
12 12 (1.69%) Data Extraction
13 9 (1.26%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.12%) Clustering
14 8 (1.12%) Fixed Income
14 8 (1.12%) Taxonomies
14 8 (1.12%) Ontologies
14 8 (1.12%) Semantic Web
15 7 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.95%) UNIX
2 6 (0.84%) Windows
3 4 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (49.02%) Business Intelligence
2 322 (45.22%) Data Management
3 259 (36.38%) Data Governance
4 245 (34.41%) ETL
5 242 (33.99%) Data Modelling
6 182 (25.56%) Master Data Management
7 168 (23.60%) Analytics
8 125 (17.56%) Migration
9 123 (17.28%) Information Management
10 114 (16.01%) Data Architecture
11 113 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 109 (15.31%) Data Migration
13 108 (15.17%) Project Management
14 103 (14.47%) CRM
15 78 (10.96%) Quality Management
15 78 (10.96%) Data Analysis
16 66 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
17 63 (8.85%) Change Management
18 58 (8.15%) Data Transformation
19 56 (7.87%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 247 (34.69%) SQL
2 70 (9.83%) T-SQL
3 32 (4.49%) VB
4 25 (3.51%) Java
5 17 (2.39%) PL/SQL
6 16 (2.25%) VBA
7 13 (1.83%) R
8 11 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.26%) C#
10 8 (1.12%) C++
10 8 (1.12%) C
11 6 (0.84%) Python
12 5 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.56%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.56%) PHP
13 4 (0.56%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.42%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.42%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (9.83%) Degree
2 29 (4.07%) PMI Certification
3 14 (1.97%) MBA
4 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.98%) CITP
6 5 (0.70%) PMP
7 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.42%) ISEB
9 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.14%) CISA
10 1 (0.14%) ACCA
10 1 (0.14%) OCP
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.34%) QA
2 9 (1.26%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (0.70%) FATCA
4 3 (0.42%) COREP
4 3 (0.42%) FINREP
4 3 (0.42%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (1.69%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.42%) Nagios
2 3 (0.42%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 161 (22.61%) Informatica
2 120 (16.85%) Oracle
3 105 (14.75%) SAP
4 100 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 61 (8.57%) Business Objects
6 56 (7.87%) Cognos
7 55 (7.72%) IBM
8 40 (5.62%) Teradata
9 37 (5.20%) Siebel
10 28 (3.93%) MicroStrategy
11 22 (3.09%) Hyperion
11 22 (3.09%) Talend
12 20 (2.81%) Trillium
12 20 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (2.67%) Tableau
14 16 (2.25%) Ab Initio
15 8 (1.12%) DataFlux
16 7 (0.98%) Netezza
16 7 (0.98%) Cognizant
17 6 (0.84%) Sybase
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