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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 527 605 527
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -78
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 409 314 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.47% 2.56% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 297 254 280
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £39,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +13.33%

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
11772 12262 10873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.69% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9379 9451 8545
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 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 28 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 +65 384 £52,500 -2.77% 38
London +64 187 £62,500 +8.69% 19
City of London +62 57 £57,500 -6.12% 4
South East +13 57 £43,000 -4.44% 5
Yorkshire +30 44 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire +23 40 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands +5 32 £42,500 -46.87%
South West -9 31 £53,750 -23.21% 6
Surrey +23 29 £32,500 -35.64% 1
Leeds +28 27 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Egham - 21 - -
Scotland +9 14 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Wiltshire +5 14 £57,500 -17.85% 1
East Midlands +5 13 £35,000 -17.64%
North West -15 12 £43,000 -20.37% 1
Birmingham +6 10 £42,500 -46.87%
Manchester 0 10 £43,000 -33.84%
Bradford -10 10 £77,000 +71.11%
Swindon +13 9 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Edinburgh -1 9 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Hampshire -9 9 £41,500 -1.19% 2
Milton Keynes -4 8 £44,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 8 £44,000 +57.14%
Wolverhampton - 8 - -
Northamptonshire +9 7 £27,000 -37.57%
Berkshire +7 7 £45,000 -16.66% 2
Dorset - 7 £43,164 - 2
Northampton - 7 £27,000 -
East of England -14 6 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Gloucestershire - 6 - -

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 311 (43.50%) Finance
2 308 (43.08%) Data Management
3 286 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 279 (39.02%) Data Governance
5 235 (32.87%) SQL
6 225 (31.47%) Data Warehouse
7 219 (30.63%) Analytics
8 206 (28.81%) Data Modelling
9 198 (27.69%) ETL
10 191 (26.71%) SQL Server
11 174 (24.34%) Analytical Skills
12 159 (22.24%) Oracle
13 157 (21.96%) Informatica
13 157 (21.96%) Data Integration
14 148 (20.70%) Microsoft
15 140 (19.58%) Master Data Management
16 135 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
17 134 (18.74%) Data Architecture
18 132 (18.46%) Management Information System
19 120 (16.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 113 (15.80%) Data Analysis
21 107 (14.97%) Degree
22 106 (14.83%) Banking
23 103 (14.41%) Migration
23 103 (14.41%) SAP
24 102 (14.27%) MS Excel
25 101 (14.13%) Quality Management
26 96 (13.43%) Information Management
27 93 (13.01%) Data Migration
28 90 (12.59%) SAS

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 90 (12.59%) SAS
2 29 (4.06%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.96%) PowerExchange
4 9 (1.26%) NetWeaver
5 7 (0.98%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.42%) IIS
7 3 (0.42%) Apache
7 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.42%) CMS
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 102 (14.27%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.45%) MS Office
3 33 (4.62%) PowerPivot
4 30 (4.20%) MS Visio
5 24 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.84%) Weka
7 6 (0.84%) SPSS
8 4 (0.56%) MS Project
8 4 (0.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 47 (6.57%) SAP MDM
2 15 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.12%) HFM
5 7 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (0.98%) Hyperion Planning
5 7 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.56%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.28%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.14%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) 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 11 (1.54%) Internet
2 7 (0.98%) LDAP
3 1 (0.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (31.47%) Data Warehouse
2 191 (26.71%) SQL Server
3 120 (16.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (11.61%) Big Data
5 70 (9.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (9.51%) BusinessObjects
7 62 (8.67%) Hadoop
8 54 (7.55%) Data Mining
9 46 (6.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (5.17%) QlikView
11 36 (5.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 35 (4.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 35 (4.90%) PowerCenter
13 33 (4.62%) DataStage
13 33 (4.62%) Relational Database
14 25 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (3.36%) DB2
16 23 (3.22%) RDBMS
17 21 (2.94%) Oracle Database
18 16 (2.24%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 38 (5.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (2.24%) ERwin
3 12 (1.68%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.12%) Subversion
6 7 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.98%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.56%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.42%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (0.42%) JIRA
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.28%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.28%) Maven
9 2 (0.28%) LSMW
10 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 311 (43.50%) Finance
2 106 (14.83%) Banking
3 71 (9.93%) Legal
4 55 (7.69%) Retail
5 40 (5.59%) Marketing
6 29 (4.06%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.68%) Law
9 11 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.40%) Military
11 9 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.70%) Advertising
12 5 (0.70%) Local Government
13 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
15 1 (0.14%) Front Office
15 1 (0.14%) Back Office
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 159 (22.24%) Consultant
2 147 (20.56%) Analyst
3 121 (16.92%) Architect
4 109 (15.24%) Data Analyst
5 96 (13.43%) Developer
6 82 (11.47%) Data Architect
7 63 (8.81%) Data Manager
8 53 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 52 (7.27%) Data Consultant
10 49 (6.85%) Quality Analyst
10 49 (6.85%) Data Quality Analyst
11 42 (5.87%) SAP MDM Consultant
11 42 (5.87%) SAP Consultant
12 37 (5.17%) SQL Developer
12 37 (5.17%) Business Developer
13 30 (4.20%) Information Architect
14 29 (4.06%) Business Analyst
15 28 (3.92%) Senior Developer
16 26 (3.64%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 23 (3.22%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.92%) XML
2 18 (2.52%) .NET
3 16 (2.24%) HTML
4 13 (1.82%) Web Services
5 10 (1.40%) XSD
5 10 (1.40%) XSLT
6 9 (1.26%) JSON
7 8 (1.12%) Middleware
8 7 (0.98%) XML Schema
8 7 (0.98%) JPA
8 7 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.84%) MDX
9 6 (0.84%) COM
9 6 (0.84%) CSS
10 4 (0.56%) BAPI
10 4 (0.56%) jQuery
10 4 (0.56%) Ajax
10 4 (0.56%) CSS3
11 3 (0.42%) WSDL
11 3 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 174 (24.34%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (21.96%) Data Integration
3 132 (18.46%) Management Information System
4 57 (7.97%) Visualisation
5 36 (5.03%) Reference Data
6 25 (3.50%) Statistics
7 24 (3.36%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.82%) Data Extraction
10 11 (1.54%) Replication
11 10 (1.40%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.26%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.12%) iPad
13 8 (1.12%) Taxonomies
13 8 (1.12%) NHS
14 7 (0.98%) W3C
14 7 (0.98%) Informatics
14 7 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (0.98%) FMCG
15 6 (0.84%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.36%) Windows
2 15 (2.10%) UNIX
3 11 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (43.08%) Data Management
2 286 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 279 (39.02%) Data Governance
4 219 (30.63%) Analytics
5 206 (28.81%) Data Modelling
6 198 (27.69%) ETL
7 140 (19.58%) Master Data Management
8 135 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
9 134 (18.74%) Data Architecture
10 113 (15.80%) Data Analysis
11 103 (14.41%) Migration
12 101 (14.13%) Quality Management
13 96 (13.43%) Information Management
14 93 (13.01%) Data Migration
15 73 (10.21%) Business Development
16 67 (9.37%) Data Analytics
17 65 (9.09%) Coaching
18 63 (8.81%) Dimensional Modelling
19 60 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 60 (8.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 235 (32.87%) SQL
2 73 (10.21%) T-SQL
3 41 (5.73%) PL/SQL
4 32 (4.48%) C#
5 31 (4.34%) Java
6 28 (3.92%) C
7 23 (3.22%) R
8 20 (2.80%) C++
9 13 (1.82%) VB
10 7 (0.98%) XPath
10 7 (0.98%) VBA
10 7 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.84%) Scala
11 6 (0.84%) Python
11 6 (0.84%) MATLAB
11 6 (0.84%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.56%) COBOL
12 4 (0.56%) VB6
12 4 (0.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 107 (14.97%) Degree
2 12 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.12%) ISEB
4 7 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.84%) CISSP
6 4 (0.56%) PMP
6 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.42%) CISA
7 3 (0.42%) CISM
7 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.42%) CRISC
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) EnCE
8 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.55%) QA
2 12 (1.68%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.70%) SLA
4 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.70%) FINREP
5 4 (0.56%) COREP
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.28%) FATCA
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.14%) MiFID
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (0.98%) Data Guard
2 7 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
3 6 (0.84%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 159 (22.24%) Oracle
2 157 (21.96%) Informatica
3 148 (20.70%) Microsoft
4 103 (14.41%) SAP
5 87 (12.17%) Teradata
6 85 (11.89%) Tableau
7 78 (10.91%) IBM
8 75 (10.49%) Ab Initio
9 62 (8.67%) Trillium
10 52 (7.27%) Cognos
11 41 (5.73%) Netezza
12 38 (5.31%) Talend
13 27 (3.78%) MicroStrategy
14 16 (2.24%) Hyperion
15 14 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.96%) DataFlux
16 13 (1.82%) GoldenSource
17 11 (1.54%) Sybase
18 9 (1.26%) Capita
19 7 (0.98%) Datanomic
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Up to £100,000 + Excellent Bonus &
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: £39,239 - 47,088 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RM Education
Salary: £45k - £52k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ketl Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £32,000 depending on skills
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax/Edinburgh/London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago