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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 631 585 558
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -27
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 281 371 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.38% 3.08% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 198 268 276
Average salary £57,500 £56,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £91,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.43%

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
11796 12063 11338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.66% 10.40% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9218 9452 9044
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -58 239 £60,000 +4.34% 29
London -74 149 £62,750 -7.03% 19
South East -20 45 £65,000 +36.84% 2
City of London -7 29 £62,500 - 8
Surrey +24 26 £67,500 -26.22%
Yorkshire +8 24 £45,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -5 23 £45,000 - 3
Leeds +3 18 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +22 17 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Edinburgh +7 15 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Egham - 12 - -
Berkshire -16 7 £60,553 +34.56%
Reading -15 6 £70,000 +55.55%
Birmingham -8 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands -13 5 £60,000 -
South West -51 5 £35,250 -40.00% 3
East of England +17 4 £68,750 +77.41%
Croydon +15 4 £36,250 -3.33%
Bristol +1 4 £35,250 - 1
Hampshire -2 4 £45,000 +9.75%
Oxfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
West Sussex +8 3 £37,500 -
North West +7 3 £45,000 -29.41% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £80,000 -
Oxford - 3 £72,500 -
Cheshire +1 2 £38,000 - 1
Southampton -11 2 £45,000 -
Reigate - 2 £66,250 -
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 - 1

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 245 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 244 (45.27%) Data Governance
3 232 (43.04%) Data Management
4 207 (38.40%) Finance
5 192 (35.62%) SQL
6 184 (34.14%) Data Warehouse
7 175 (32.47%) ETL
8 160 (29.68%) Oracle
9 139 (25.79%) Data Modelling
10 127 (23.56%) Informatica
11 119 (22.08%) Data Integration
11 119 (22.08%) Analytics
12 116 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
13 114 (21.15%) Master Data Management
14 108 (20.04%) Quality Management
15 104 (19.29%) SQL Server
15 104 (19.29%) SAP
16 102 (18.92%) Data Analysis
17 97 (18.00%) Data Architecture
18 93 (17.25%) Migration
19 90 (16.70%) Information Management
20 89 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
21 88 (16.33%) Microsoft
22 86 (15.96%) Data Migration
23 84 (15.58%) IBM
24 79 (14.66%) Banking
25 76 (14.10%) Management Information System
26 75 (13.91%) Big Data
27 72 (13.36%) MS Excel
27 72 (13.36%) Retail

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 46 (8.53%) SAS
2 31 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.67%) Documentum
4 8 (1.48%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.37%) IIS
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 72 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.68%) MS Office
3 26 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (4.27%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.97%) PowerPivot
6 9 (1.67%) SPSS
7 4 (0.74%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (5.57%) SAP MDM
2 12 (2.23%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.11%) HFM
4 6 (1.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 6 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.37%) Documaker
7 2 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.19%) Line 500
8 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.19%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) SaaS
2 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.11%) LDAP
1 6 (1.11%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) IPv4
2 4 (0.74%) IPv6
2 4 (0.74%) SAN
2 4 (0.74%) Firewall
2 4 (0.74%) NAS
3 2 (0.37%) ICMP
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (34.14%) Data Warehouse
2 104 (19.29%) SQL Server
3 75 (13.91%) Big Data
4 65 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (8.53%) DataStage
6 40 (7.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (5.38%) Hadoop
8 28 (5.19%) Relational Database
9 26 (4.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 25 (4.64%) QlikView
11 23 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
12 20 (3.71%) PowerCenter
12 20 (3.71%) Data Mining
12 20 (3.71%) Oracle Database
13 17 (3.15%) DB2
14 15 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
15 14 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
15 14 (2.60%) OLAP
15 14 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (2.04%) ERwin
3 9 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.11%) ReSharper
4 6 (1.11%) Moq
4 6 (1.11%) SoapUI
5 5 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.74%) Toad
6 4 (0.74%) Maven
6 4 (0.74%) JIRA
7 3 (0.56%) LSMW
7 3 (0.56%) Subversion
7 3 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 207 (38.40%) Finance
2 79 (14.66%) Banking
3 72 (13.36%) Retail
4 52 (9.65%) Legal
5 27 (5.01%) Investment Banking
6 26 (4.82%) Telecoms
7 23 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (3.90%) Marketing
9 12 (2.23%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.86%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.67%) Law
12 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.56%) Automotive
14 2 (0.37%) Front Office
14 2 (0.37%) Publishing
14 2 (0.37%) Billing
15 1 (0.19%) German Language
15 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (22.45%) Consultant
2 104 (19.29%) Analyst
3 103 (19.11%) Architect
4 71 (13.17%) Data Analyst
5 67 (12.43%) Data Manager
6 62 (11.50%) Developer
7 47 (8.72%) Data Architect
8 46 (8.53%) Data Consultant
9 35 (6.49%) Governance Manager
10 31 (5.75%) Data Governance Manager
11 30 (5.57%) Senior Consultant
12 25 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 22 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 22 (4.08%) Management Consultant
14 21 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (3.90%) Senior Architect
15 18 (3.34%) Data Integration Consultant
15 18 (3.34%) SAP Consultant
15 18 (3.34%) SAP MDM Consultant
15 18 (3.34%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.94%) .NET
2 21 (3.90%) Middleware
3 17 (3.15%) XML
4 12 (2.23%) Web Services
5 11 (2.04%) HTML
6 10 (1.86%) SOAP
6 10 (1.86%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (1.48%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.48%) MDX
8 7 (1.30%) XSLT
9 6 (1.11%) XSD
9 6 (1.11%) XML Schema
9 6 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.11%) WPF
9 6 (1.11%) Java EE
9 6 (1.11%) SAP XI
9 6 (1.11%) REST
10 5 (0.93%) Spring
11 4 (0.74%) J2EE
11 4 (0.74%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 119 (22.08%) Data Integration
2 116 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (14.10%) Management Information System
4 45 (8.35%) Reference Data
5 35 (6.49%) Visualisation
6 27 (5.01%) Computer Science
7 17 (3.15%) NHS
8 15 (2.78%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.86%) Data Extraction
9 10 (1.86%) FMCG
10 8 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.11%) Life Science
11 6 (1.11%) W3C
11 6 (1.11%) Replication
11 6 (1.11%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.74%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.74%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.74%) PMI
12 4 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.23%) UNIX
2 11 (2.04%) Linux
3 10 (1.86%) Windows
4 6 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) zOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 244 (45.27%) Data Governance
3 232 (43.04%) Data Management
4 175 (32.47%) ETL
5 139 (25.79%) Data Modelling
6 119 (22.08%) Analytics
7 114 (21.15%) Master Data Management
8 108 (20.04%) Quality Management
9 102 (18.92%) Data Analysis
10 97 (18.00%) Data Architecture
11 93 (17.25%) Migration
12 90 (16.70%) Information Management
13 89 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
14 86 (15.96%) Data Migration
15 63 (11.69%) Project Management
16 58 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 45 (8.35%) Business Analysis
18 44 (8.16%) Business Development
19 41 (7.61%) CRM
20 36 (6.68%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 192 (35.62%) SQL
2 29 (5.38%) PL/SQL
3 28 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 26 (4.82%) Java
5 15 (2.78%) C#
6 14 (2.60%) Python
7 11 (2.04%) Perl
8 8 (1.48%) R
9 7 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.30%) XPath
9 7 (1.30%) C
10 6 (1.11%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.11%) SAS Macro
11 4 (0.74%) VBA
11 4 (0.74%) Ruby
11 4 (0.74%) PHP
12 3 (0.56%) C++
12 3 (0.56%) VBScript
13 2 (0.37%) VB
13 2 (0.37%) Jython
Qualifications
1 72 (13.36%) Degree
2 17 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.86%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.30%) CISSP
5 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.11%) ISEB
6 6 (1.11%) MCSE
6 6 (1.11%) CISA
6 6 (1.11%) CISM
6 6 (1.11%) PMP
7 4 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CCNA
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.19%) EnCE
9 1 (0.19%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.05%) QA
2 15 (2.78%) Solvency II
3 9 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.56%) COREP
5 3 (0.56%) FINREP
6 2 (0.37%) FATCA
6 2 (0.37%) GAMP
6 2 (0.37%) GxP
6 2 (0.37%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) Basel III
7 1 (0.19%) Basel II
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.37%) HDFS
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (1.48%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 160 (29.68%) Oracle
2 127 (23.56%) Informatica
3 104 (19.29%) SAP
4 88 (16.33%) Microsoft
5 84 (15.58%) IBM
6 58 (10.76%) Cognos
7 52 (9.65%) Business Objects
8 33 (6.12%) Ab Initio
9 32 (5.94%) Tableau
10 31 (5.75%) Teradata
11 30 (5.57%) Trillium
12 23 (4.27%) Talend
13 22 (4.08%) Hyperion
14 17 (3.15%) MicroStrategy
15 13 (2.41%) Netezza
16 12 (2.23%) Siebel
17 10 (1.86%) Cognizant
17 10 (1.86%) DataFlux
18 9 (1.67%) OpenText
19 7 (1.30%) GoldenSource
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-90k + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Large Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £63000.00 per annum + 26% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Vertu Motors
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK Wide / home-based
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago