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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 619 582 576
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 257 335 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.28% 3.05% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 170 253 250
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £99,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%

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
11272 10977 11108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.56% 10.28% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8714 8469 8924
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -73 214 £57,500 -4.16% 36
London -53 131 £57,500 -17.85% 22
South East -39 38 £65,000 +44.44% 8
Yorkshire -7 28 £45,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -10 27 £45,000 - 2
City of London +5 26 £58,750 -2.08% 8
Surrey +18 24 £67,500 -26.22% 1
Leeds -11 21 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +18 18 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Edinburgh +13 15 £41,250 -25.00%
Egham - 11 - - 1
South West -48 7 £39,500 -30.70%
Berkshire -10 6 £51,106 +13.56%
Reading -12 5 - -
Glasgow - 4 £35,000 - 3
East of England - 4 £68,750 -
West Sussex +2 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham -19 3 £80,000 - 1
West Midlands -27 3 £80,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £45,000 -
Bristol -10 2 £37,375 -
Swindon -13 2 £46,000 -27.84%
Wiltshire -16 2 £46,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £66,250 -
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £80,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £52,500 -

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 263 (46.14%) Business Intelligence
2 250 (43.86%) Data Governance
3 239 (41.93%) Data Management
4 219 (38.42%) SQL
5 191 (33.51%) Data Warehouse
5 191 (33.51%) Finance
6 176 (30.88%) Oracle
7 171 (30.00%) ETL
8 136 (23.86%) Data Modelling
8 136 (23.86%) Analytical Skills
9 124 (21.75%) Informatica
10 123 (21.58%) Analytics
11 121 (21.23%) Data Integration
12 113 (19.82%) Master Data Management
13 109 (19.12%) SAP
14 108 (18.95%) Data Architecture
15 104 (18.25%) Quality Management
16 98 (17.19%) SQL Server
17 95 (16.67%) Migration
18 91 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
19 88 (15.44%) Microsoft
20 86 (15.09%) Data Migration
21 85 (14.91%) IBM
22 84 (14.74%) Data Analysis
23 80 (14.04%) Information Management
24 79 (13.86%) Project Management
25 77 (13.51%) MS Excel
26 70 (12.28%) Degree
27 68 (11.93%) Management Information System
28 67 (11.75%) Big Data

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 51 (8.95%) SAS
2 37 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.58%) Documentum
4 8 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (0.88%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.35%) CMS
9 2 (0.35%) IIS
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 77 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.14%) MS Office
3 18 (3.16%) PowerPivot
3 18 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.63%) SPSS
6 5 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 34 (5.96%) SAP MDM
2 17 (2.98%) Hyperion Planning
3 11 (1.93%) HFM
4 9 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.05%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 6 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.53%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.35%) Documaker
8 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.18%) Maximo
9 1 (0.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.40%) SaaS
2 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.93%) Internet
2 6 (1.05%) LDAP
3 4 (0.70%) IPv4
3 4 (0.70%) IPv6
3 4 (0.70%) SAN
3 4 (0.70%) Firewall
3 4 (0.70%) NAS
4 2 (0.35%) ICMP
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (33.51%) Data Warehouse
2 98 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 67 (11.75%) Big Data
4 65 (11.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (7.19%) DataStage
7 39 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (5.26%) QlikView
9 28 (4.91%) Relational Database
10 27 (4.74%) Hadoop
11 25 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
12 20 (3.51%) Oracle Database
13 17 (2.98%) Data Mining
13 17 (2.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 16 (2.81%) Spotfire
14 16 (2.81%) Essbase
15 15 (2.63%) PowerCenter
15 15 (2.63%) OLAP
16 14 (2.46%) Oracle ODI
17 13 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (4.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.23%) ERwin
4 6 (1.05%) ReSharper
4 6 (1.05%) Moq
4 6 (1.05%) SoapUI
5 5 (0.88%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.70%) Toad
6 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.70%) LSMW
6 4 (0.70%) JIRA
7 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.53%) Subversion
7 3 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.18%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
General
1 191 (33.51%) Finance
2 65 (11.40%) Retail
3 64 (11.23%) Banking
4 45 (7.89%) Legal
5 25 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 25 (4.39%) Marketing
6 23 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.04%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.93%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.88%) Automotive
10 4 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
11 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 126 (22.11%) Consultant
2 125 (21.93%) Analyst
3 92 (16.14%) Architect
4 87 (15.26%) Data Analyst
5 74 (12.98%) Data Manager
6 55 (9.65%) Developer
7 49 (8.60%) Data Consultant
8 44 (7.72%) Data Architect
9 41 (7.19%) Governance Manager
10 39 (6.84%) Data Governance Manager
11 37 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
12 28 (4.91%) Quality Analyst
13 27 (4.74%) Data Quality Analyst
13 27 (4.74%) Senior Consultant
14 26 (4.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 25 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 24 (4.21%) Management Consultant
17 23 (4.04%) Senior Data Analyst
18 22 (3.86%) Senior Architect
19 20 (3.51%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.67%) .NET
2 28 (4.91%) Middleware
3 20 (3.51%) XML
4 16 (2.81%) HTML
5 13 (2.28%) Web Services
6 10 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (1.75%) SOAP
7 8 (1.40%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.23%) Java EE
8 7 (1.23%) MDX
8 7 (1.23%) JSP
8 7 (1.23%) XSLT
8 7 (1.23%) XML Schema
9 6 (1.05%) XSD
9 6 (1.05%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.05%) WPF
9 6 (1.05%) SAP XI
9 6 (1.05%) REST
10 5 (0.88%) DHTML
11 4 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 136 (23.86%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (21.23%) Data Integration
3 68 (11.93%) Management Information System
4 36 (6.32%) Reference Data
5 32 (5.61%) Visualisation
6 26 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 23 (4.04%) NHS
8 11 (1.93%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.75%) PMI
9 10 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.75%) Life Science
10 9 (1.58%) Replication
11 8 (1.40%) Informatics
12 7 (1.23%) Data Extraction
13 6 (1.05%) FMCG
13 6 (1.05%) W3C
14 5 (0.88%) Statistics
14 5 (0.88%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.88%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.75%) Windows
2 9 (1.58%) UNIX
3 8 (1.40%) Linux
4 6 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.53%) MVS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (46.14%) Business Intelligence
2 250 (43.86%) Data Governance
3 239 (41.93%) Data Management
4 171 (30.00%) ETL
5 136 (23.86%) Data Modelling
6 123 (21.58%) Analytics
7 113 (19.82%) Master Data Management
8 108 (18.95%) Data Architecture
9 104 (18.25%) Quality Management
10 95 (16.67%) Migration
11 91 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
12 86 (15.09%) Data Migration
13 84 (14.74%) Data Analysis
14 80 (14.04%) Information Management
15 79 (13.86%) Project Management
16 62 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 50 (8.77%) CRM
17 50 (8.77%) Business Development
18 44 (7.72%) Business Analysis
19 37 (6.49%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 219 (38.42%) SQL
2 31 (5.44%) Java
3 27 (4.74%) T-SQL
4 19 (3.33%) C#
5 16 (2.81%) PL/SQL
6 14 (2.46%) Python
7 11 (1.93%) Perl
8 10 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.23%) C
9 7 (1.23%) XPath
9 7 (1.23%) SAS Macro
9 7 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.05%) R
11 4 (0.70%) Ruby
11 4 (0.70%) VBA
11 4 (0.70%) PHP
11 4 (0.70%) JCL
12 3 (0.53%) VBScript
13 2 (0.35%) C++
13 2 (0.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 70 (12.28%) Degree
2 31 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.58%) VCP4
7 6 (1.05%) MCSE
7 6 (1.05%) CISSP
7 6 (1.05%) CISA
7 6 (1.05%) CISM
8 5 (0.88%) ISEB
9 4 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.35%) PMP
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CCNA
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.42%) QA
2 17 (2.98%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.53%) SLA
5 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.35%) Basel II
6 2 (0.35%) GAMP
6 2 (0.35%) GxP
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.88%) HDFS
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (1.93%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.53%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.35%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 176 (30.88%) Oracle
2 124 (21.75%) Informatica
3 109 (19.12%) SAP
4 88 (15.44%) Microsoft
5 85 (14.91%) IBM
6 58 (10.18%) Cognos
7 49 (8.60%) Business Objects
8 33 (5.79%) Tableau
9 29 (5.09%) Trillium
10 27 (4.74%) Hyperion
10 27 (4.74%) Teradata
11 25 (4.39%) Ab Initio
12 24 (4.21%) Talend
13 17 (2.98%) Siebel
14 15 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
15 11 (1.93%) Netezza
15 11 (1.93%) DataFlux
16 10 (1.75%) Open Text
16 10 (1.75%) Cognizant
17 6 (1.05%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Vertu Motors
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
UK
MOTT MACDONALD
Posted: 20 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Plus package
Posted: 25 days ago