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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
UK
Rank 408 280 404
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +124
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 558 1121 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 1.12% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.00% 9.22% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 422 807 570
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%

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
9296 12163 11806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.20% 12.18% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7415 9660 9254
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -106 539 £50,000 - 94
London -80 283 £57,500 +4.54% 45
South East +18 112 £45,000 -7.73% 10
City of London -11 53 £52,500 -1.86% 12
West Midlands -51 39 £42,500 -2.51% 9
Berkshire +43 36 £55,000 +29.41% 6
North West -9 34 £41,500 -2.35% 7
West Sussex +21 23 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East of England +5 18 £47,500 +38.68% 7
Manchester -17 16 £41,500 +15.27% 4
East Midlands -22 15 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Yorkshire -45 15 £42,000 +12.00% 9
Surrey +20 14 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Birmingham -8 14 £42,500 -5.12% 3
Hampshire +17 13 £31,500 -45.21%
Maidenhead +11 13 £55,000 -31.25%
West Yorkshire -27 13 £42,250 +9.03% 8
East Sussex +25 11 £50,000 -
Brighton +21 11 £50,000 -
Liverpool +2 11 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Merseyside +2 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leeds -27 11 £42,000 +5.00% 7
Hertfordshire +9 10 £47,500 +54.47% 4
Slough +33 9 £72,500 +114.81% 3
Crawley +10 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
South West -10 9 £62,000 +24.00% 2
Scotland -29 9 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Reading +33 8 £37,000 +13.84%
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Northamptonshire -10 8 £45,000 - 2

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 545 (42.25%) SQL
2 506 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
3 433 (33.57%) Data Management
4 426 (33.02%) Finance
5 385 (29.84%) ETL
6 363 (28.14%) Data Warehouse
7 347 (26.90%) Analytics
8 300 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
9 293 (22.71%) SQL Server
10 288 (22.33%) Data Modelling
11 270 (20.93%) Microsoft
12 241 (18.68%) MS Excel
12 241 (18.68%) Degree
13 229 (17.75%) Oracle
14 207 (16.05%) Data Analysis
15 204 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
16 195 (15.12%) Data Architecture
17 193 (14.96%) Master Data Management
18 190 (14.73%) Data Governance
19 186 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 177 (13.72%) CRM
21 165 (12.79%) Data Integration
22 160 (12.40%) Migration
23 157 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 154 (11.94%) Management Information System
25 150 (11.63%) Relational Database
26 140 (10.85%) Visualisation
27 138 (10.70%) T-SQL
28 134 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
29 127 (9.84%) Informatica

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 91 (7.05%) SAS
2 66 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 45 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 25 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 23 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.63%) Apache
7 17 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.24%) Apache Pig
9 13 (1.01%) GlassFish
9 13 (1.01%) JBoss
10 12 (0.93%) IIS
11 8 (0.62%) Jupyter
12 5 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.39%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.39%) Confluence
12 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.31%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.23%) CMS
14 3 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 241 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 108 (8.37%) MS Office
3 89 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.71%) SPSS
5 18 (1.40%) MS Project
5 18 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (1.01%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.70%) Stata
Business Applications
1 45 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 10 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.62%) FastStats
6 7 (0.54%) HFM
6 7 (0.54%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.47%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.47%) SAP MDM
8 5 (0.39%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.32%) SaaS
4 11 (0.85%) Force.com
4 11 (0.85%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.70%) iPaaS
6 8 (0.62%) Office 365
7 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.23%) Taleo
9 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.16%) Heroku
9 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle CX
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
10 1 (0.078%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) MVNO
2 5 (0.39%) Internet
2 5 (0.39%) Intranet
3 2 (0.16%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.078%) Broadband
4 1 (0.078%) HTTP
4 1 (0.078%) LAN
4 1 (0.078%) PPP
4 1 (0.078%) SMS
4 1 (0.078%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (28.14%) Data Warehouse
2 293 (22.71%) SQL Server
3 186 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 157 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 150 (11.63%) Relational Database
6 127 (9.84%) Big Data
7 114 (8.84%) BusinessObjects
8 100 (7.75%) Hadoop
8 100 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (7.60%) QlikView
10 86 (6.67%) Power BI
11 63 (4.88%) MySQL
12 55 (4.26%) Data Mining
13 47 (3.64%) DB2
14 42 (3.26%) NoSQL
15 41 (3.18%) RDBMS
16 38 (2.95%) Apache Hive
16 38 (2.95%) OLAP
17 37 (2.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 31 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 33 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (2.40%) JIRA
4 29 (2.25%) ERwin
5 15 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.09%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 10 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (0.62%) XMLSpy
9 6 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.39%) git-flow
10 5 (0.39%) MagicDraw
11 2 (0.16%) eCATT
11 2 (0.16%) LSMW
11 2 (0.16%) ProC
12 1 (0.078%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.078%) NUnit
12 1 (0.078%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.078%) TeamCity
General
1 426 (33.02%) Finance
2 115 (8.91%) Retail
3 109 (8.45%) Marketing
4 88 (6.82%) Banking
5 62 (4.81%) Legal
6 28 (2.17%) Investment Banking
7 25 (1.94%) Billing
8 22 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.71%) Publishing
8 22 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.63%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
11 19 (1.47%) Military
12 18 (1.40%) Back Office
12 18 (1.40%) Private Banking
13 17 (1.32%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.09%) Front Office
14 14 (1.09%) Law
15 11 (0.85%) Games
15 11 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 393 (30.47%) Analyst
2 207 (16.05%) Data Analyst
3 203 (15.74%) Architect
4 164 (12.71%) Developer
5 138 (10.70%) Data Architect
6 104 (8.06%) Consultant
7 84 (6.51%) SQL Analyst
8 72 (5.58%) Data Quality Analyst
9 66 (5.12%) Data Manager
10 62 (4.81%) SQL Data Analyst
11 58 (4.50%) Quality Analyst
12 56 (4.34%) Business Analyst
12 56 (4.34%) Senior Analyst
13 53 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 51 (3.95%) Data Consultant
14 51 (3.95%) SQL Developer
15 48 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
16 46 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 39 (3.02%) Support Analyst
18 35 (2.71%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.96%) .NET
2 44 (3.41%) Web Services
2 44 (3.41%) XML
3 15 (1.16%) Kafka
4 13 (1.01%) Java EE
5 11 (0.85%) HTML
6 10 (0.78%) CSS
6 10 (0.78%) Mason
6 10 (0.78%) REST
6 10 (0.78%) Visualforce
7 9 (0.70%) ODBC
8 8 (0.62%) COM
8 8 (0.62%) JSON
8 8 (0.62%) MDX
9 7 (0.54%) Ajax
10 6 (0.47%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.47%) GeoJSON
10 6 (0.47%) Middleware
10 6 (0.47%) Pandas
11 4 (0.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 300 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 165 (12.79%) Data Integration
3 154 (11.94%) Management Information System
4 140 (10.85%) Visualisation
5 95 (7.36%) Computer Science
6 65 (5.04%) Reference Data
7 40 (3.10%) Statistics
8 37 (2.87%) Mathematics
8 37 (2.87%) NHS
9 36 (2.79%) Data Structures
10 35 (2.71%) Economics
10 35 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (2.64%) Data Extraction
12 19 (1.47%) Life Science
13 13 (1.01%) Credit Risk
13 13 (1.01%) Fintech
14 10 (0.78%) CMDB
14 10 (0.78%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.70%) FMCG
15 9 (0.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.02%) Windows
2 35 (2.71%) Linux
3 29 (2.25%) Unix
4 4 (0.31%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.16%) Solaris
5 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.078%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
2 433 (33.57%) Data Management
3 385 (29.84%) ETL
4 347 (26.90%) Analytics
5 288 (22.33%) Data Modelling
6 207 (16.05%) Data Analysis
7 204 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
8 195 (15.12%) Data Architecture
9 193 (14.96%) Master Data Management
10 190 (14.73%) Data Governance
11 177 (13.72%) CRM
12 160 (12.40%) Migration
13 134 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 123 (9.53%) Data Analytics
15 113 (8.76%) Data Migration
16 100 (7.75%) Data Cleansing
17 93 (7.21%) Information Management
18 68 (5.27%) SDLC
19 66 (5.12%) Project Management
20 65 (5.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 545 (42.25%) SQL
2 138 (10.70%) T-SQL
3 83 (6.43%) Python
4 72 (5.58%) PL/SQL
5 70 (5.43%) Java
6 52 (4.03%) R
6 52 (4.03%) VBA
7 41 (3.18%) C#
8 21 (1.63%) Scala
9 20 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.32%) JavaScript
11 16 (1.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 14 (1.09%) PHP
13 12 (0.93%) Apex Code
14 11 (0.85%) MATLAB
14 11 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.39%) VB
17 4 (0.31%) Perl
18 3 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 241 (18.68%) Degree
2 8 (0.62%) SC Cleared
2 8 (0.62%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.39%) MCP
5 4 (0.31%) CCA
5 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.16%) ISEB
7 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.16%) MBA
7 2 (0.16%) MCDST
7 2 (0.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.078%) CIMA
8 1 (0.078%) CISA
8 1 (0.078%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.078%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.078%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.26%) SLA
2 44 (3.41%) QA
3 16 (1.24%) GDPR
4 10 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.54%) HL7
6 5 (0.39%) ISO20022
7 4 (0.31%) COBIT
8 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.16%) EMIR
9 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.16%) SEPA
9 2 (0.16%) TARGET2
10 1 (0.078%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.078%) FATCA
10 1 (0.078%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (0.54%) Apache Flume
1 7 (0.54%) HDFS
2 4 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.16%) NDS
3 2 (0.16%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.078%) Docker
4 1 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (0.62%) Oozie
2 6 (0.47%) Control-M
3 5 (0.39%) Ambari
3 5 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.31%) SCCM
5 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.078%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.078%) Kibana
6 1 (0.078%) Nagios
6 1 (0.078%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.078%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.078%) Puppet
Vendors
1 270 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 229 (17.75%) Oracle
3 127 (9.84%) Informatica
4 106 (8.22%) Salesforce.com
5 96 (7.44%) SAP
6 85 (6.59%) Tableau
7 50 (3.88%) Cognos
7 50 (3.88%) Teradata
8 46 (3.57%) Talend
9 29 (2.25%) Trillium
10 26 (2.02%) IBM
11 23 (1.78%) Netezza
12 17 (1.32%) Ab Initio
13 14 (1.09%) Google
13 14 (1.09%) RedGate
13 14 (1.09%) Siebel
14 12 (0.93%) Alteryx
14 12 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
14 12 (0.93%) MuleSoft
15 8 (0.62%) Adobe
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £94000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benfits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + 10% BONUS+ Car allowance+ BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50 - £58000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Healthcare, Contributory
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
University of London
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: £competitive + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Car + Bonus + 19% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Iress
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £30,024 to £31,683 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Seas
Posted: 3 days ago