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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 350 289 382
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +93
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 800 1168 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 1.07% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.89% 9.20% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 626 874 685
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%

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
11604 12701 12860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.18% 11.60% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 10122 9948
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 trends)
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 -61 763 £52,500 +5.00% 81
London -21 429 £57,500 +2.67% 53
South East -1 114 £50,000 +11.11% 6
City of London -9 72 £57,500 - 13
North West -7 55 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Berkshire +51 47 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -71 41 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire -6 33 £37,000 -26.00% 4
East of England +7 30 £45,000 +30.93% 3
West Yorkshire -1 28 £37,500 -25.00% 3
South West -53 28 £50,500 +12.22% 5
Cheshire +44 27 £43,750 +35.65% 2
Scotland +5 25 £40,711 -14.29% 3
Birmingham -23 21 £51,250 -2.38% 1
East Midlands +4 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey -8 17 £80,000 +64.10% 1
Manchester -16 17 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Leeds -3 16 £31,375 -33.24% 1
Slough +30 15 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow +1 14 £33,500 -29.47%
West Sussex - 14 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 13 £57,500 +88.52% 1
Hertfordshire +18 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bristol +8 12 £51,250 +69.42% 3
Leicestershire +3 12 £37,250 -
Leicester +3 12 £37,250 -
Edinburgh 0 11 £41,802 -7.10% 3
Bradford -12 11 £45,000 -41.55% 2
North East +9 10 £39,000 -0.63%
Merseyside -16 10 £35,000 -15.15% 1

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 634 (39.60%) SQL
2 612 (38.23%) Business Intelligence
3 565 (35.29%) Data Management
4 549 (34.29%) ETL
5 503 (31.42%) Finance
6 500 (31.23%) Data Warehouse
7 444 (27.73%) Analytics
8 391 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
9 387 (24.17%) SQL Server
10 382 (23.86%) Oracle
11 349 (21.80%) Data Modelling
12 340 (21.24%) Microsoft
13 337 (21.05%) Data Governance
14 278 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
14 278 (17.36%) Data Analysis
15 261 (16.30%) Master Data Management
16 255 (15.93%) MS Excel
17 239 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 225 (14.05%) CRM
19 221 (13.80%) Degree
20 214 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 212 (13.24%) Data Architecture
22 197 (12.30%) Informatica
23 196 (12.24%) Relational Database
24 192 (11.99%) Visualisation
25 188 (11.74%) Data Integration
26 184 (11.49%) Migration
27 178 (11.12%) Management Information System
28 169 (10.56%) Tableau
29 165 (10.31%) Information Management

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
1 102 (6.37%) SAS
2 51 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 13 (0.81%) Apache Spark
3 13 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 11 (0.69%) IIS
5 10 (0.62%) Apache
5 10 (0.62%) PowerExchange
6 5 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.25%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.25%) JBoss
8 3 (0.19%) CMS
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.12%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.12%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.12%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.12%) Documentum
9 2 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 255 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 113 (7.06%) MS Office
3 87 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (2.06%) SPSS
5 31 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.62%) MS Project
8 6 (0.37%) Stata
9 4 (0.25%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (0.75%) SAP CRM
4 12 (0.75%) SAP MDM
5 10 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.50%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.50%) SAP HR
7 7 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
8 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.31%) FastStats
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.25%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.25%) RMDS
10 4 (0.25%) Unica
11 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.56%) Force.com
4 21 (1.31%) SaaS
5 12 (0.75%) iPaaS
6 10 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.56%) Taleo
8 8 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.44%) Oracle CX
10 5 (0.31%) Office 365
11 4 (0.25%) BlueKai
11 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.19%) PaaS
13 2 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.12%) GitHub
13 2 (0.12%) IaaS
14 1 (0.062%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.062%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.62%) Intranet
2 5 (0.31%) Internet
3 4 (0.25%) DSL
4 3 (0.19%) PPP
4 3 (0.19%) Wireless
5 2 (0.12%) HTTP
5 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.062%) Broadband
6 1 (0.062%) DHCP
6 1 (0.062%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 500 (31.23%) Data Warehouse
2 387 (24.17%) SQL Server
3 239 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 214 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 196 (12.24%) Relational Database
6 153 (9.56%) Big Data
7 129 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 126 (7.87%) QlikView
9 120 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
10 97 (6.06%) Hadoop
11 78 (4.87%) Data Mining
12 65 (4.06%) Power BI
13 57 (3.56%) Oracle ODI
13 57 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 53 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 51 (3.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 50 (3.12%) MySQL
17 46 (2.87%) DB2
17 46 (2.87%) RDBMS
18 43 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (2.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 35 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (2.00%) ERwin
4 31 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
5 20 (1.25%) JIRA
6 14 (0.87%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.25%) JSUnit
10 3 (0.19%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.12%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.12%) ProC
11 2 (0.12%) PVCS
11 2 (0.12%) Selenium
11 2 (0.12%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.12%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.12%) XMLSpy
12 1 (0.062%) LSMW
12 1 (0.062%) Subversion
General
1 503 (31.42%) Finance
2 159 (9.93%) Marketing
3 136 (8.49%) Retail
4 107 (6.68%) Banking
5 77 (4.81%) Legal
6 42 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.06%) Retail Banking
8 23 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (1.31%) Publishing
10 20 (1.25%) Back Office
11 19 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
11 19 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.12%) Private Banking
13 17 (1.06%) Front Office
14 16 (1.00%) Billing
15 12 (0.75%) Automotive
15 12 (0.75%) Telecoms
16 11 (0.69%) Advertising
16 11 (0.69%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 486 (30.36%) Analyst
2 245 (15.30%) Architect
3 232 (14.49%) Data Analyst
4 225 (14.05%) Developer
5 179 (11.18%) Data Architect
6 135 (8.43%) Consultant
7 121 (7.56%) Data Manager
8 100 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
9 79 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 78 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 77 (4.81%) Business Analyst
12 72 (4.50%) Data Quality Analyst
13 67 (4.18%) Data Consultant
14 65 (4.06%) SQL Data Analyst
15 58 (3.62%) Quality Analyst
16 52 (3.25%) SQL Developer
17 50 (3.12%) Administrator
18 49 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
19 45 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
20 44 (2.75%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (6.25%) .NET
2 87 (5.43%) Web Services
3 61 (3.81%) XML
4 48 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 45 (2.81%) Middleware
6 39 (2.44%) MDX
7 37 (2.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 21 (1.31%) HTML
9 18 (1.12%) COM
9 18 (1.12%) CSS
9 18 (1.12%) REST
10 17 (1.06%) SOAP
11 8 (0.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (0.44%) CSS3
13 6 (0.37%) HTML5
13 6 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.31%) JSON
14 5 (0.31%) Natural Language Processing
14 5 (0.31%) ODBC
15 4 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 391 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (11.99%) Visualisation
3 188 (11.74%) Data Integration
4 178 (11.12%) Management Information System
5 97 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 59 (3.69%) Mathematics
7 53 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (3.19%) Reference Data
9 50 (3.12%) Data Structures
10 46 (2.87%) Statistics
11 40 (2.50%) Data Extraction
12 23 (1.44%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
13 21 (1.31%) NHS
13 21 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
13 21 (1.31%) Replication
14 17 (1.06%) CMDB
15 14 (0.87%) Economics
16 12 (0.75%) Taxonomies
16 12 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.44%) Windows
2 33 (2.06%) Unix
3 17 (1.06%) Linux
4 10 (0.62%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.25%) Solaris
7 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.062%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 612 (38.23%) Business Intelligence
2 565 (35.29%) Data Management
3 549 (34.29%) ETL
4 444 (27.73%) Analytics
5 349 (21.80%) Data Modelling
6 337 (21.05%) Data Governance
7 278 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
7 278 (17.36%) Data Analysis
8 261 (16.30%) Master Data Management
9 225 (14.05%) CRM
10 212 (13.24%) Data Architecture
11 184 (11.49%) Migration
12 165 (10.31%) Information Management
13 152 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 148 (9.24%) Data Analytics
15 144 (8.99%) Data Cleansing
16 128 (8.00%) Data Migration
17 124 (7.75%) ITIL
18 108 (6.75%) Project Management
19 105 (6.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 634 (39.60%) SQL
2 163 (10.18%) T-SQL
3 83 (5.18%) C#
4 81 (5.06%) Java
5 65 (4.06%) Python
6 62 (3.87%) PL/SQL
7 59 (3.69%) VBA
8 50 (3.12%) R
9 38 (2.37%) Apex Code
10 30 (1.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 28 (1.75%) JavaScript
12 18 (1.12%) VB
13 17 (1.06%) PHP
14 13 (0.81%) Perl
15 9 (0.56%) C++
15 9 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.56%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.44%) Groovy
16 7 (0.44%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 221 (13.80%) Degree
2 22 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.56%) MBA
5 7 (0.44%) CISSP
5 7 (0.44%) IBM Certification
5 7 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (0.37%) ISEB
7 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.19%) PhD
8 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.12%) MCP
10 1 (0.062%) ACCA
10 1 (0.062%) CIPD
10 1 (0.062%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.93%) QA
2 46 (2.87%) SLA
3 19 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.44%) COBIT
5 7 (0.44%) EMIR
6 6 (0.37%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.31%) MiFID
8 4 (0.25%) GMP
9 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.12%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.12%) FATCA
9 2 (0.12%) HL7
9 2 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
9 2 (0.12%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.062%) Docker
3 1 (0.062%) HDFS
3 1 (0.062%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.062%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.75%) Control-M
2 9 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.062%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.062%) Jitterbit
5 1 (0.062%) Kibana
5 1 (0.062%) logstash
5 1 (0.062%) Nagios
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 382 (23.86%) Oracle
2 340 (21.24%) Microsoft
3 197 (12.30%) Informatica
4 169 (10.56%) Tableau
5 158 (9.87%) SAP
6 148 (9.24%) Salesforce.com
7 61 (3.81%) Cognos
8 59 (3.69%) IBM
9 47 (2.94%) Ab Initio
10 44 (2.75%) Teradata
11 42 (2.62%) Talend
12 38 (2.37%) Casewise
13 37 (2.31%) Netezza
14 31 (1.94%) Trillium
15 27 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
16 20 (1.25%) Siebel
17 13 (0.81%) Adobe
18 11 (0.69%) GoldenSource
18 11 (0.69%) Sybase
18 11 (0.69%) TIBCO
City, London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Brand new offices + Full Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience and aptitude
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coded People
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969.00 - £62239.00 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago