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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 531 607 562
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -45
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 410 338 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.47% 2.72% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 301 259 258
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +12.22%

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
11822 12436 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.63% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9361 9664 8837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015 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 3 August 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
England +59 383 £52,500 -8.69% 43
London +32 188 £65,000 +8.33% 26
City of London +76 73 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South East +17 63 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Yorkshire +41 53 £50,000 +2.56% 4
West Yorkshire +40 48 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +42 33 £32,500 -51.85%
West Midlands +12 30 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Leeds +23 28 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Egham - 24 - -
East Midlands +24 23 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Bradford 0 19 £46,000 +2.22%
Northamptonshire +8 13 £27,000 -32.50%
Hampshire +7 12 £41,500 -5.14%
South West -21 12 £45,500 -35.00% 3
Scotland +11 11 £43,000 -1.71% 3
Birmingham -3 10 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Northampton - 10 £26,750 -
Berkshire +7 9 £70,000 +29.62%
Wolverhampton - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £43,000 +53.57% 3
Manchester -1 7 £43,000 -33.84% 1
Milton Keynes -7 7 £43,000 - 3
North West -22 7 £43,000 -20.37% 1
Gloucestershire +2 6 - -
Edinburgh +2 6 £43,000 +10.96% 3
Leatherhead - 6 £32,500 -
East of England +10 5 £57,750 +6.94%
South Yorkshire +3 5 £60,000 +71.42%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £77,500 -

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 313 (44.84%) Data Management
2 302 (43.27%) Business Intelligence
3 301 (43.12%) Finance
4 283 (40.54%) Data Governance
5 245 (35.10%) Data Warehouse
6 227 (32.52%) SQL
7 217 (31.09%) Analytics
8 208 (29.80%) ETL
9 195 (27.94%) Data Modelling
10 181 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 171 (24.50%) Oracle
12 170 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
13 160 (22.92%) Informatica
14 151 (21.63%) Data Integration
15 145 (20.77%) Master Data Management
16 143 (20.49%) Microsoft
17 133 (19.05%) Management Information System
18 123 (17.62%) Data Architecture
19 122 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
20 117 (16.76%) Quality Management
21 111 (15.90%) Data Analysis
21 111 (15.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 110 (15.76%) SAP
23 106 (15.19%) Migration
24 103 (14.76%) Banking
25 101 (14.47%) Data Migration
26 98 (14.04%) Degree
27 96 (13.75%) MS Excel
28 94 (13.47%) SAS
29 93 (13.32%) Big Data

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 94 (13.47%) SAS
2 25 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.01%) PowerExchange
4 9 (1.29%) NetWeaver
4 9 (1.29%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (0.57%) IIS
6 3 (0.43%) CMS
6 3 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 96 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.16%) MS Office
3 34 (4.87%) MS Visio
4 31 (4.44%) PowerPivot
5 25 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.15%) SPSS
7 6 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.72%) Weka
9 4 (0.57%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (6.73%) SAP MDM
2 15 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.86%) Hyperion Planning
4 9 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.00%) HFM
6 7 (1.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 6 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.57%) RiskWrite
10 3 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
11 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
12 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
12 1 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.15%) SaaS
2 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.72%) Internet
2 9 (1.29%) LDAP
3 1 (0.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.14%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (35.10%) Data Warehouse
2 181 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 111 (15.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (13.32%) Big Data
5 74 (10.60%) BusinessObjects
6 72 (10.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 65 (9.31%) Hadoop
8 61 (8.74%) Data Mining
9 46 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (5.87%) QlikView
11 36 (5.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 36 (5.16%) DataStage
12 35 (5.01%) PowerCenter
13 34 (4.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 29 (4.15%) Relational Database
15 27 (3.87%) DB2
16 23 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (3.15%) RDBMS
18 21 (3.01%) Oracle Database
19 15 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (5.59%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (2.29%) ERwin
3 12 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.00%) Subversion
6 6 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.57%) Moq
7 4 (0.57%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.57%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.29%) Maven
8 2 (0.29%) JIRA
8 2 (0.29%) LSMW
8 2 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 301 (43.12%) Finance
2 103 (14.76%) Banking
3 75 (10.74%) Legal
4 67 (9.60%) Retail
5 35 (5.01%) Marketing
6 30 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 24 (3.44%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.15%) Law
9 14 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.72%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.43%) Military
12 7 (1.00%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.57%) Local Government
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
15 2 (0.29%) Electronics
16 1 (0.14%) Automotive
16 1 (0.14%) Front Office
16 1 (0.14%) Back Office
16 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (23.21%) Consultant
2 140 (20.06%) Analyst
3 123 (17.62%) Architect
4 102 (14.61%) Data Analyst
5 100 (14.33%) Developer
6 84 (12.03%) Data Architect
7 60 (8.60%) Data Manager
8 56 (8.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 53 (7.59%) Data Consultant
10 42 (6.02%) Quality Analyst
10 42 (6.02%) SAP MDM Consultant
10 42 (6.02%) Data Quality Analyst
10 42 (6.02%) SAP Consultant
11 36 (5.16%) SQL Developer
12 34 (4.87%) Business Developer
13 30 (4.30%) Information Architect
13 30 (4.30%) Business Analyst
14 24 (3.44%) Governance Manager
15 22 (3.15%) Senior Consultant
15 22 (3.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.30%) XML
2 20 (2.87%) .NET
3 19 (2.72%) HTML
4 17 (2.44%) Middleware
5 14 (2.01%) Web Services
6 12 (1.72%) XSD
6 12 (1.72%) XSLT
7 9 (1.29%) XML Schema
7 9 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (1.15%) JSON
8 8 (1.15%) MDX
9 6 (0.86%) JPA
9 6 (0.86%) COM
9 6 (0.86%) CSS
10 4 (0.57%) SOAP
10 4 (0.57%) WPF
10 4 (0.57%) jQuery
10 4 (0.57%) BAPI
10 4 (0.57%) Ajax
10 4 (0.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 170 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
2 151 (21.63%) Data Integration
3 133 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 62 (8.88%) Visualisation
5 28 (4.01%) Reference Data
6 24 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.15%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.01%) Statistics
9 13 (1.86%) Replication
9 13 (1.86%) Data Extraction
10 11 (1.58%) NHS
11 9 (1.29%) W3C
11 9 (1.29%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.15%) FMCG
12 8 (1.15%) iPad
13 6 (0.86%) Neural Network
13 6 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.72%) Informatics
14 5 (0.72%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.01%) Windows
2 12 (1.72%) UNIX
3 9 (1.29%) Linux
4 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (44.84%) Data Management
2 302 (43.27%) Business Intelligence
3 283 (40.54%) Data Governance
4 217 (31.09%) Analytics
5 208 (29.80%) ETL
6 195 (27.94%) Data Modelling
7 145 (20.77%) Master Data Management
8 123 (17.62%) Data Architecture
9 122 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
10 117 (16.76%) Quality Management
11 111 (15.90%) Data Analysis
12 106 (15.19%) Migration
13 101 (14.47%) Data Migration
14 88 (12.61%) Information Management
15 74 (10.60%) Business Development
16 67 (9.60%) Coaching
17 65 (9.31%) Data Analytics
18 64 (9.17%) Dimensional Modelling
19 61 (8.74%) Logical Data Model
20 60 (8.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 227 (32.52%) SQL
2 69 (9.89%) T-SQL
3 42 (6.02%) PL/SQL
4 30 (4.30%) Java
5 26 (3.72%) C#
6 23 (3.30%) R
7 21 (3.01%) C
8 17 (2.44%) C++
9 11 (1.58%) VB
10 9 (1.29%) XPath
11 7 (1.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (0.86%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.86%) Python
13 5 (0.72%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.72%) Scala
14 4 (0.57%) VB6
14 4 (0.57%) ABAP
14 4 (0.57%) VBA
14 4 (0.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 98 (14.04%) Degree
2 17 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.15%) CISSP
5 6 (0.86%) ISEB
5 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.72%) CISA
6 5 (0.72%) CISM
7 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.57%) PMP
8 3 (0.43%) CRISC
8 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.29%) MCSE
9 2 (0.29%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.74%) QA
2 16 (2.29%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.72%) FINREP
6 4 (0.57%) COREP
6 4 (0.57%) SLA
7 3 (0.43%) COBIT
8 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.29%) FATCA
9 1 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.14%) Basel II
9 1 (0.14%) MiFID
9 1 (0.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) HDFS
4 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (0.86%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (0.72%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 171 (24.50%) Oracle
2 160 (22.92%) Informatica
3 143 (20.49%) Microsoft
4 110 (15.76%) SAP
5 87 (12.46%) Teradata
6 82 (11.75%) Tableau
7 79 (11.32%) Ab Initio
7 79 (11.32%) IBM
8 58 (8.31%) Cognos
9 56 (8.02%) Trillium
10 43 (6.16%) Netezza
11 39 (5.59%) Talend
12 25 (3.58%) Hyperion
13 21 (3.01%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (1.86%) GoldenSource
16 10 (1.43%) Sybase
17 9 (1.29%) Capita
18 8 (1.15%) DataFlux
19 6 (0.86%) Planview
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KDR
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, Car, Pension, and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago