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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 588 552 541
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 338 340 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.73% 3.08% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 257 258 339
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,050 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12394 11040 11388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 10.15% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9616 8760 9368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -44 321 £57,500 +15.00% 52
London -21 173 £60,000 -7.69% 18
South East -1 57 £47,500 +5.55% 11
City of London +8 35 £60,000 -7.69% 6
North West -10 26 £54,000 +20.00% 8
South West -14 23 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Hampshire -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -42 16 £48,750 +30.00% 3
West Yorkshire -37 15 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Wiltshire -19 14 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester +3 13 £65,000 +40.54% 4
Cheshire -2 13 £45,750 +10.24% 2
West Midlands +3 12 £66,500 +43.78% 5
Berkshire -3 12 £54,000 +13.68% 1
Swindon -4 12 £70,000 +94.44% 2
East of England +5 10 £54,000 +16.44% 2
Leeds -45 9 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Birmingham +9 8 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Scotland -9 7 £43,750 +15.13% 1
Reading -10 7 £54,000 +13.68%
Hertfordshire -5 6 £54,500 -5.21% 1
Surrey - 6 £67,500 - 1
Warrington - 6 £43,000 - 1
Aldershot - 6 £47,500 -
Edinburgh -7 5 £38,750 +1.97% 1
East Midlands -15 5 £41,250 -14.06% 1
East Sussex -18 5 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £54,000 - 1
Bradford +3 4 £45,000 +20.00%

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 373 (51.95%) Data Management
2 279 (38.86%) Business Intelligence
3 262 (36.49%) Finance
4 258 (35.93%) SQL
5 244 (33.98%) Data Governance
6 226 (31.48%) Data Modelling
7 220 (30.64%) Data Warehouse
8 212 (29.53%) ETL
9 190 (26.46%) Oracle
9 190 (26.46%) Master Data Management
10 153 (21.31%) Analytics
11 147 (20.47%) Data Integration
12 130 (18.11%) Migration
12 130 (18.11%) Informatica
13 125 (17.41%) CRM
13 125 (17.41%) Data Architecture
14 121 (16.85%) SQL Server
15 117 (16.30%) Quality Management
16 113 (15.74%) Data Migration
17 106 (14.76%) SAS
18 103 (14.35%) SAP
19 100 (13.93%) Information Management
20 95 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 89 (12.40%) Degree
22 88 (12.26%) Project Management
23 87 (12.12%) Data Analysis
24 85 (11.84%) Microsoft
25 82 (11.42%) Marketing
26 81 (11.28%) Management Information System
27 76 (10.58%) Banking

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 106 (14.76%) SAS
2 16 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.81%) NetWeaver
4 10 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.84%) Documentum
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.56%) CMS
7 4 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.56%) IIS
7 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.14%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 71 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.74%) SPSS
3 15 (2.09%) MS Office
4 13 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.84%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.42%) Stata
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (5.01%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (4.74%) SAP MDM
3 27 (3.76%) HFM
4 26 (3.62%) Hyperion Planning
5 13 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.28%) Eagle STAR
8 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.28%) Maximo
8 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 2 (0.28%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.28%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.84%) 4G
2 4 (0.56%) FTP
2 4 (0.56%) HTTP
2 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.56%) DNS
2 4 (0.56%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.56%) SSL
3 3 (0.42%) Firewall
3 3 (0.42%) SMS
4 2 (0.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (30.64%) Data Warehouse
2 121 (16.85%) SQL Server
3 95 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (9.75%) Big Data
5 68 (9.47%) QlikView
6 67 (9.33%) Relational Database
7 52 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (6.13%) RDBMS
10 40 (5.57%) Spotfire
11 34 (4.74%) PowerCenter
12 32 (4.46%) Data Mining
12 32 (4.46%) Hadoop
13 26 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (3.48%) Essbase
15 24 (3.34%) DataStage
16 23 (3.20%) Oracle Database
17 20 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (2.51%) IBM InfoSphere
19 14 (1.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (6.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 33 (4.60%) ERwin
3 8 (1.11%) Ant
4 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.14%) Maven
7 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 262 (36.49%) Finance
2 82 (11.42%) Marketing
3 76 (10.58%) Banking
4 60 (8.36%) Retail
5 48 (6.69%) Legal
6 34 (4.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (4.46%) Telecoms
8 24 (3.34%) Investment Banking
9 23 (3.20%) French Language
10 21 (2.92%) German Language
10 21 (2.92%) Publishing
11 18 (2.51%) Financial Institution
12 17 (2.37%) Spanish Language
13 16 (2.23%) Italian Language
14 11 (1.53%) Advertising
15 10 (1.39%) Retail Banking
16 8 (1.11%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.56%) Billing
17 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 159 (22.14%) Analyst
2 148 (20.61%) Architect
3 143 (19.92%) Consultant
4 109 (15.18%) Data Analyst
5 95 (13.23%) Data Consultant
6 72 (10.03%) Developer
7 65 (9.05%) Data Manager
8 61 (8.50%) Business Analyst
9 51 (7.10%) Data Architect
9 51 (7.10%) Information Architect
10 42 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
11 40 (5.57%) Management Consultant
12 38 (5.29%) Enterprise Architect
13 33 (4.60%) Quality Analyst
13 33 (4.60%) Data Quality Analyst
14 29 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
15 27 (3.76%) SAP Consultant
16 26 (3.62%) Integration Consultant
16 26 (3.62%) SAP MDM Consultant
16 26 (3.62%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.41%) Web Services
2 43 (5.99%) XML
3 29 (4.04%) MDX
4 19 (2.65%) .NET
5 15 (2.09%) HTML
5 15 (2.09%) Middleware
6 10 (1.39%) BAPI
6 10 (1.39%) EDI
6 10 (1.39%) SAP PI
7 9 (1.25%) SAP Basis
8 8 (1.11%) MapReduce
9 4 (0.56%) Kafka
9 4 (0.56%) SOAP
9 4 (0.56%) Memcached
9 4 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.56%) AppFabric
9 4 (0.56%) REST
9 4 (0.56%) Velocity
9 4 (0.56%) WSDL
10 3 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (20.47%) Data Integration
2 81 (11.28%) Management Information System
3 54 (7.52%) Computer Science
4 46 (6.41%) Reference Data
5 37 (5.15%) Mainframe
6 28 (3.90%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.37%) PMI
7 17 (2.37%) Statistics
8 14 (1.95%) Data Extraction
8 14 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.39%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.25%) Life Science
10 9 (1.25%) NHS
10 9 (1.25%) Replication
10 9 (1.25%) Open Source
11 8 (1.11%) Ontologies
11 8 (1.11%) Semantic Web
12 7 (0.97%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.84%) Informatics
13 6 (0.84%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.04%) UNIX
2 10 (1.39%) Windows
3 6 (0.84%) Linux
4 4 (0.56%) AIX
4 4 (0.56%) Solaris
5 3 (0.42%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (51.95%) Data Management
2 279 (38.86%) Business Intelligence
3 244 (33.98%) Data Governance
4 226 (31.48%) Data Modelling
5 212 (29.53%) ETL
6 190 (26.46%) Master Data Management
7 153 (21.31%) Analytics
8 130 (18.11%) Migration
9 125 (17.41%) CRM
9 125 (17.41%) Data Architecture
10 117 (16.30%) Quality Management
11 113 (15.74%) Data Migration
12 100 (13.93%) Information Management
13 88 (12.26%) Project Management
14 87 (12.12%) Data Analysis
15 70 (9.75%) Data Transformation
16 63 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 59 (8.22%) SOA
18 55 (7.66%) Business Analysis
19 52 (7.24%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 258 (35.93%) SQL
2 52 (7.24%) Java
3 32 (4.46%) PL/SQL
4 30 (4.18%) T-SQL
5 22 (3.06%) VB
6 19 (2.65%) R
7 18 (2.51%) VBA
8 13 (1.81%) Python
9 12 (1.67%) C#
9 12 (1.67%) C++
10 10 (1.39%) C
10 10 (1.39%) Scala
11 9 (1.25%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.84%) SPARQL
13 5 (0.70%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.56%) PHP
15 3 (0.42%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.42%) JCL
15 3 (0.42%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 89 (12.40%) Degree
2 36 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.92%) MBA
4 17 (2.37%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.56%) CITP
7 4 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.42%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.14%) ACCA
9 1 (0.14%) CISA
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.46%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) Solvency II
2 6 (0.84%) FATCA
3 5 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (0.70%) COREP
3 5 (0.70%) FINREP
4 4 (0.56%) SLA
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (3.20%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.70%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 190 (26.46%) Oracle
2 130 (18.11%) Informatica
3 103 (14.35%) SAP
4 85 (11.84%) Microsoft
5 73 (10.17%) Siebel
6 57 (7.94%) Business Objects
7 55 (7.66%) IBM
8 51 (7.10%) Cognos
9 47 (6.55%) Talend
10 43 (5.99%) Hyperion
11 39 (5.43%) Trillium
12 37 (5.15%) MicroStrategy
13 34 (4.74%) Teradata
14 31 (4.32%) Ab Initio
15 29 (4.04%) Tableau
16 19 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (2.09%) DataFlux
18 10 (1.39%) Cloudera
19 7 (0.97%) Sun
20 6 (0.84%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum - Full benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare etc.
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, life assurance
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UK
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southwark, London
RM Education
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
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Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K + Benefits Package
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