The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 282 420 361
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -59
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 1110 713 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.07% 6.07% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 791 542 616
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,073 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
12236 11739 11242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.07% 11.02% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9712 9154 8628
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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 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
England +130 1048 £50,000 -9.09% 119
London +76 568 £54,500 -5.21% 69
South East +51 140 £45,000 -24.36% 14
City of London +91 127 £53,500 -10.83% 22
West Midlands +74 114 £43,596 -3.12% 8
Yorkshire +61 99 £45,000 +9.75% 8
West Yorkshire +55 83 £45,000 +10.42% 8
Leeds +55 76 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Warwickshire - 54 £52,500 - 2
Warwick - 50 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +23 46 £42,500 -29.16% 6
Scotland +19 44 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Edinburgh +28 38 £47,500 +15.15% 4
North West +39 37 £40,000 - 9
East Midlands +19 34 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Glasgow +8 31 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Surrey +14 30 £55,000 -12.00% 3
East of England 0 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Birmingham +23 24 £46,000 -20.00% 2
Manchester +41 23 £27,500 -26.66% 6
Buckinghamshire +16 22 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Milton Keynes +9 22 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South West -11 22 £46,250 +8.82% 4
Reading +5 13 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Northamptonshire - 13 £47,500 -
Egham +6 12 - -
Hampshire 0 12 £60,000 -27.27% 2
Bristol -12 10 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 10 - - 2
Wiltshire +5 9 £65,000 +35.41% 3

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1037 (46.34%) SQL
2 969 (43.30%) Business Intelligence
3 806 (36.01%) Data Warehouse
4 783 (34.99%) Finance
5 739 (33.02%) Data Management
6 645 (28.82%) Analytical Skills
7 617 (27.57%) SQL Server
8 614 (27.44%) ETL
9 547 (24.44%) Data Modelling
10 541 (24.17%) Data Governance
11 496 (22.16%) Microsoft
12 488 (21.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 458 (20.46%) Analytics
14 447 (19.97%) Agile Software Development
15 423 (18.90%) MS Excel
16 404 (18.05%) Data Analysis
17 401 (17.92%) Oracle
18 379 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 337 (15.06%) Degree
20 305 (13.63%) Data Integration
21 294 (13.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 294 (13.14%) T-SQL
22 284 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
23 266 (11.89%) SAS
24 254 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
25 240 (10.72%) Data Architecture
26 238 (10.63%) Management Information System
27 231 (10.32%) Big Data
28 225 (10.05%) Tableau
29 216 (9.65%) Master Data Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 266 (11.89%) SAS
2 82 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 22 (0.98%) Apache Spark
4 14 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 11 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.40%) CMS
7 8 (0.36%) Apache
7 8 (0.36%) PowerExchange
8 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.27%) NetWeaver
9 6 (0.27%) TWiki
10 5 (0.22%) IIS
10 5 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.18%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.18%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 423 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 99 (4.42%) MS Office
3 88 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (1.97%) SPSS
5 31 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 29 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.22%) MS Project
8 2 (0.089%) CATIA
8 2 (0.089%) Weka
Business Applications
1 58 (2.59%) SAP MDM
2 18 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.76%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.49%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.31%) Maximo
8 6 (0.27%) HFM
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.27%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.27%) SAP HR
8 6 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
8 6 (0.27%) SAP SRM
9 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
10 4 (0.18%) RMDS
10 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.71%) SaaS
3 14 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
4 13 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.31%) GitHub
7 6 (0.27%) Office 365
8 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.089%) Force.com
9 2 (0.089%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.089%) IaaS
10 1 (0.045%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.045%) PaaS
10 1 (0.045%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.12%) Internet
2 12 (0.54%) RTP
3 6 (0.27%) Firewall
3 6 (0.27%) LDAP
3 6 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (0.27%) VPN
3 6 (0.27%) Wireless
4 5 (0.22%) HTTP
4 5 (0.22%) Intranet
4 5 (0.22%) SAN
5 4 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (0.18%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.089%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.089%) WebEx
7 1 (0.045%) Extranet
7 1 (0.045%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.045%) LAN
7 1 (0.045%) RFID
7 1 (0.045%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.045%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 806 (36.01%) Data Warehouse
2 617 (27.57%) SQL Server
3 488 (21.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 379 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 294 (13.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 254 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
7 231 (10.32%) Big Data
8 212 (9.47%) QlikView
9 200 (8.94%) Relational Database
10 183 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 158 (7.06%) Data Mining
12 146 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 114 (5.09%) Hadoop
14 102 (4.56%) RDBMS
15 92 (4.11%) Data Mart
16 91 (4.07%) SQL Server 2014
17 79 (3.53%) SAP Data Services
18 71 (3.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 67 (2.99%) Oracle Database
20 63 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (4.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 67 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (1.88%) JIRA
4 40 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 37 (1.65%) Subversion
6 33 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 25 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 22 (0.98%) ERwin
9 20 (0.89%) Moq
9 20 (0.89%) MSBuild
9 20 (0.89%) MSTest
9 20 (0.89%) NUnit
10 12 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.49%) Bugzilla
12 9 (0.40%) Maven
13 8 (0.36%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.27%) Jenkins
14 6 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (0.22%) Gradle
15 5 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 783 (34.99%) Finance
2 193 (8.62%) Marketing
3 187 (8.36%) Banking
4 179 (8.00%) Retail
5 55 (2.46%) Legal
6 42 (1.88%) Back Office
7 41 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.56%) Billing
9 34 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 29 (1.30%) Military
11 27 (1.21%) Law
12 25 (1.12%) Advertising
12 25 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 22 (0.98%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.98%) Games
14 19 (0.85%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.76%) Front Office
16 15 (0.67%) Automotive
16 15 (0.67%) Publishing
17 14 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 728 (32.53%) Analyst
2 468 (20.91%) Developer
3 376 (16.80%) Data Analyst
4 234 (10.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 230 (10.28%) Consultant
6 219 (9.79%) Architect
7 218 (9.74%) SQL Developer
8 190 (8.49%) Data Manager
9 161 (7.19%) SQL Analyst
10 148 (6.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 143 (6.39%) Data Architect
12 120 (5.36%) SQL BI Developer
13 113 (5.05%) Business Analyst
14 98 (4.38%) Data Consultant
15 96 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
16 85 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 85 (3.80%) Data Quality Analyst
17 80 (3.57%) Quality Analyst
18 73 (3.26%) T-SQL Developer
19 72 (3.22%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (8.36%) .NET
2 133 (5.94%) XML
3 97 (4.33%) HTML
4 66 (2.95%) CSS
5 44 (1.97%) MDX
6 43 (1.92%) Middleware
6 43 (1.92%) Web Services
7 34 (1.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 25 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 25 (1.12%) JSON
9 23 (1.03%) WCF
10 21 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
11 20 (0.89%) Autofac
11 20 (0.89%) Entity Framework
11 20 (0.89%) LINQ
11 20 (0.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 20 (0.89%) Unity DI Container
11 20 (0.89%) WPF
12 16 (0.71%) HTML5
13 13 (0.58%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 645 (28.82%) Analytical Skills
2 305 (13.63%) Data Integration
3 238 (10.63%) Management Information System
4 201 (8.98%) Visualisation
5 174 (7.77%) Computer Science
6 101 (4.51%) Data Structures
7 100 (4.47%) Statistics
8 99 (4.42%) Mathematics
9 65 (2.90%) Reference Data
10 55 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
10 55 (2.46%) NHS
11 37 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 29 (1.30%) Taxonomies
13 28 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (1.12%) Replication
15 22 (0.98%) Economics
16 21 (0.94%) Data Centre
17 20 (0.89%) User Experience
18 19 (0.85%) Data Extraction
19 17 (0.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 108 (4.83%) Windows
2 76 (3.40%) Unix
3 43 (1.92%) Linux
4 11 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.31%) AIX
6 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.089%) Android
8 2 (0.089%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (43.30%) Business Intelligence
2 739 (33.02%) Data Management
3 614 (27.44%) ETL
4 547 (24.44%) Data Modelling
5 541 (24.17%) Data Governance
6 458 (20.46%) Analytics
7 447 (19.97%) Agile Software Development
8 404 (18.05%) Data Analysis
9 284 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 240 (10.72%) Data Architecture
11 216 (9.65%) Master Data Management
12 199 (8.89%) Migration
13 189 (8.45%) Project Management
14 171 (7.64%) Information Management
15 159 (7.10%) Data Migration
16 156 (6.97%) Data Analytics
17 155 (6.93%) Business Analysis
18 147 (6.57%) CRM
19 128 (5.72%) Data Cleansing
20 120 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1037 (46.34%) SQL
2 294 (13.14%) T-SQL
3 180 (8.04%) C#
4 134 (5.99%) PL/SQL
5 115 (5.14%) VBA
6 107 (4.78%) Java
7 75 (3.35%) VB
8 62 (2.77%) Python
8 62 (2.77%) R
9 61 (2.73%) JavaScript
10 47 (2.10%) C
11 42 (1.88%) C++
12 31 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 18 (0.80%) MATLAB
14 17 (0.76%) Perl
14 17 (0.76%) Scala
15 10 (0.45%) PHP
16 8 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (0.31%) ABAP
17 7 (0.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 337 (15.06%) Degree
2 83 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 41 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 34 (1.52%) ISEB
5 19 (0.85%) MCP
5 19 (0.85%) SAS Certification
6 17 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.31%) CISA
10 7 (0.31%) CISM
10 7 (0.31%) CISSP
10 7 (0.31%) CRISC
10 7 (0.31%) MCSE
10 7 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.27%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.00%) QA
2 25 (1.12%) SLA
3 24 (1.07%) Solvency II
4 23 (1.03%) EMIR
5 20 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.71%) CRD IV
6 16 (0.71%) MiFID
7 13 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.40%) FATCA
9 7 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.22%) SDET
11 4 (0.18%) COBIT
11 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.089%) COREP
12 2 (0.089%) FINREP
12 2 (0.089%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.045%) GAAP
System Software
1 39 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (0.36%) HDFS
4 6 (0.27%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.18%) NFS
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.045%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (1.52%) Oracle EDQ
2 21 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (0.49%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.36%) SCCM
5 5 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.13%) Jitterbit
8 2 (0.089%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.045%) Mesos
9 1 (0.045%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 496 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 401 (17.92%) Oracle
3 225 (10.05%) Tableau
4 213 (9.52%) SAP
5 189 (8.45%) Informatica
6 140 (6.26%) IBM
7 102 (4.56%) Cognos
8 100 (4.47%) Talend
9 91 (4.07%) Trillium
10 71 (3.17%) Teradata
11 50 (2.23%) DataFlux
11 50 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (1.97%) Ab Initio
13 36 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
14 32 (1.43%) Netezza
15 24 (1.07%) Datanomic
16 22 (0.98%) Hyperion
17 21 (0.94%) InterSystems
18 19 (0.85%) Google
19 16 (0.71%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Vitamin T
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50K - £60K plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Third Republic Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Aetna Global Benefits
Salary: Highly competitive - Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + big benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31072.00 - £40964.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago