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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 636 603 535
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -68
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 271 322 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.34% 2.96% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 206 256 307
Average salary £50,250 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +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
11587 10889 11569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.99% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9122 8354 9451
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 22 December 2014 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 22 December 2014. 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 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 -48 257 £51,500 -14.16% 40
London -30 146 £61,250 -12.50% 24
South East -15 44 £45,000 -19.64% 3
City of London +24 28 £87,500 +64.31% 5
West Yorkshire -17 23 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire -34 23 £50,000 +17.64% 2
North West -21 10 £41,750 -4.02% 2
East of England -21 10 £85,000 +88.88% 2
Bradford - 10 £50,000 -
Scotland +5 9 £32,500 -50.00% 5
West Midlands -14 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -21 9 £41,500 +1.21%
Surrey -4 8 £62,500 +38.88%
South West -13 8 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Southwark - 8 £47,500 -
Birmingham 0 7 £60,000 +9.09%
Leeds -21 7 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Manchester -30 7 £43,500 -2.79% 1
East Sussex -16 6 £30,000 -53.84%
Edinburgh -6 5 £32,500 -56.66% 5
East Midlands +22 4 £38,000 -15.55% 3
Berkshire +3 4 £60,000 +55.84%
Wiltshire -16 4 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Essex - 4 £85,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £45,000 -
Swindon +6 3 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Haywards Heath +3 3 £42,500 -14.14%
West Sussex 0 3 £42,500 -14.14%
Cheshire -11 3 £40,000 -8.04%
Kent -15 3 £60,000 +7.14%

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 271 (45.39%) Data Management
2 255 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
3 239 (40.03%) SQL
4 232 (38.86%) Data Governance
5 197 (33.00%) Finance
6 187 (31.32%) Oracle
7 183 (30.65%) Data Warehouse
8 163 (27.30%) ETL
9 146 (24.46%) Analytical Skills
10 138 (23.12%) Data Modelling
11 130 (21.78%) Data Integration
12 124 (20.77%) Informatica
13 123 (20.60%) Master Data Management
14 122 (20.44%) Data Architecture
15 110 (18.43%) SQL Server
16 106 (17.76%) Analytics
17 105 (17.59%) Quality Management
18 104 (17.42%) Migration
19 99 (16.58%) SAP
20 97 (16.25%) Data Migration
21 95 (15.91%) Project Management
22 89 (14.91%) IBM
23 87 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
24 83 (13.90%) Microsoft
25 82 (13.74%) MS Excel
25 82 (13.74%) Degree
26 75 (12.56%) Management Information System
27 72 (12.06%) Cognos
28 67 (11.22%) Information Management
29 64 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 63 (10.55%) SAS
2 39 (6.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.68%) Documentum
4 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.17%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.01%) NetWeaver
7 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 2 (0.34%) JBoss
9 2 (0.34%) CMS
9 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
Applications
1 82 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.70%) MS Office
3 15 (2.51%) SPSS
4 14 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.84%) PowerPivot
6 10 (1.68%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.84%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (4.36%) SAP MDM
2 25 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (3.18%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (2.85%) HFM
5 14 (2.35%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (1.17%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.34%) Maximo
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.17%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.17%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) Internet
2 5 (0.84%) Firewall
3 4 (0.67%) NAS
3 4 (0.67%) IPv4
3 4 (0.67%) IPv6
3 4 (0.67%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) ICMP
4 2 (0.34%) LDAP
5 1 (0.17%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (30.65%) Data Warehouse
2 110 (18.43%) SQL Server
3 61 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (7.87%) Big Data
5 46 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 33 (5.53%) QlikView
8 31 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
10 27 (4.52%) Hadoop
11 24 (4.02%) RDBMS
12 23 (3.85%) Base SAS
13 20 (3.35%) IBM InfoSphere
14 18 (3.02%) DataStage
15 15 (2.51%) PowerCenter
15 15 (2.51%) Oracle Database
16 14 (2.35%) Essbase
17 13 (2.18%) Spotfire
18 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (7.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.01%) ERwin
4 5 (0.84%) LSMW
5 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.67%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.50%) Maven
7 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.34%) Subversion
7 2 (0.34%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.17%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.17%) JIRA
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 197 (33.00%) Finance
2 54 (9.05%) Banking
2 54 (9.05%) Retail
3 32 (5.36%) Legal
4 29 (4.86%) Marketing
5 23 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.51%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Back Office
11 4 (0.67%) French Language
12 3 (0.50%) German Language
12 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.50%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 132 (22.11%) Analyst
2 114 (19.10%) Consultant
3 88 (14.74%) Data Analyst
4 75 (12.56%) Data Manager
5 71 (11.89%) Architect
6 56 (9.38%) Data Consultant
7 43 (7.20%) Senior Analyst
8 42 (7.04%) Developer
9 38 (6.37%) Data Architect
10 34 (5.70%) Quality Analyst
11 33 (5.53%) Data Quality Analyst
12 32 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 32 (5.36%) Data Quality Specialist
13 31 (5.19%) Data Governance Manager
13 31 (5.19%) Governance Manager
13 31 (5.19%) Management Consultant
14 28 (4.69%) Senior Data Analyst
15 27 (4.52%) Technical Leader
16 24 (4.02%) Business Analyst
17 21 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.20%) .NET
2 34 (5.70%) Middleware
3 26 (4.36%) XML
4 18 (3.02%) Web Services
5 15 (2.51%) HTML
6 10 (1.68%) Java EE
7 9 (1.51%) SOAP
8 8 (1.34%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.17%) JSP
10 6 (1.01%) CSS
10 6 (1.01%) DHTML
10 6 (1.01%) REST
11 5 (0.84%) J2EE
12 4 (0.67%) WSDL
12 4 (0.67%) jQuery
12 4 (0.67%) Spring
12 4 (0.67%) SAP XI
13 3 (0.50%) MDX
13 3 (0.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 146 (24.46%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (21.78%) Data Integration
3 75 (12.56%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.03%) Reference Data
5 23 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.18%) Visualisation
7 18 (3.02%) NHS
8 13 (2.18%) Informatics
8 13 (2.18%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.84%) Life Science
9 11 (1.84%) PMI
10 10 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.51%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.34%) Data Extraction
12 8 (1.34%) User Experience
13 7 (1.17%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.01%) Statistics
14 6 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.84%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.35%) UNIX
2 10 (1.68%) Windows
3 8 (1.34%) Linux
4 6 (1.01%) MVS
4 6 (1.01%) Solaris
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (45.39%) Data Management
2 255 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
3 232 (38.86%) Data Governance
4 163 (27.30%) ETL
5 138 (23.12%) Data Modelling
6 123 (20.60%) Master Data Management
7 122 (20.44%) Data Architecture
8 106 (17.76%) Analytics
9 105 (17.59%) Quality Management
10 104 (17.42%) Migration
11 97 (16.25%) Data Migration
12 95 (15.91%) Project Management
13 87 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (11.22%) Information Management
15 64 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 63 (10.55%) CRM
17 62 (10.39%) Data Analysis
18 56 (9.38%) Business Analysis
19 50 (8.38%) Business Development
20 49 (8.21%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 239 (40.03%) SQL
2 35 (5.86%) Java
3 26 (4.36%) T-SQL
4 21 (3.52%) C#
5 19 (3.18%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.18%) Perl
7 10 (1.68%) Python
8 9 (1.51%) VBA
9 8 (1.34%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.17%) R
11 6 (1.01%) PHP
11 6 (1.01%) C
11 6 (1.01%) JCL
11 6 (1.01%) Ruby
12 5 (0.84%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.67%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.50%) XPath
14 3 (0.50%) VBScript
15 2 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (13.74%) Degree
2 47 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.68%) SAS Certification
6 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.67%) ISEB
7 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) PhD
9 2 (0.34%) MBA
9 2 (0.34%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) PMP
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.38%) QA
2 12 (2.01%) Solvency II
3 6 (1.01%) SLA
4 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
5 2 (0.34%) GAMP
5 2 (0.34%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) Basel II
6 1 (0.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (1.17%) HDFS
2 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 31 (5.19%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.34%) SCSM
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.34%) SCCM
2 2 (0.34%) SCOM
2 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 187 (31.32%) Oracle
2 124 (20.77%) Informatica
3 99 (16.58%) SAP
4 89 (14.91%) IBM
5 83 (13.90%) Microsoft
6 72 (12.06%) Cognos
7 52 (8.71%) Business Objects
8 45 (7.54%) Talend
9 30 (5.03%) Trillium
10 29 (4.86%) Hyperion
11 26 (4.36%) Siebel
12 22 (3.69%) Teradata
12 22 (3.69%) Tableau
13 16 (2.68%) DataFlux
14 15 (2.51%) MicroStrategy
15 13 (2.18%) Ab Initio
16 10 (1.68%) Open Text
16 10 (1.68%) Datanomic
17 8 (1.34%) Netezza
17 8 (1.34%) Cloudera
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year - 12 months Fixed Term
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash allowances
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £6k Car allowance (Pro Rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £85000 per annum + £150K OTE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London Bridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Maxegan Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 17 days ago