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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 580 552 492
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -60
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 339 353 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.84% 3.23% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 270 271 375
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £37,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.55%

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
11940 10914 11955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.48% 10.03% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9269 8535 9760
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +7 333 £54,000 +2.85% 61
London +9 154 £60,000 - 27
South East +11 54 £43,750 -7.40% 13
West Midlands -11 32 £80,000 +77.77% 1
East of England +3 30 £80,000 +77.77% 2
Yorkshire -31 29 £50,000 +23.45% 1
North West -37 29 £50,250 +5.78% 2
City of London +11 27 £66,250 +15.21% 5
Hertfordshire +7 25 £80,000 - 1
Birmingham -7 25 £80,000 +52.38%
West Yorkshire -22 25 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Hampshire +6 22 £41,500 -7.77%
Hemel Hempstead - 19 £80,000 -
Cheshire -6 16 £54,000 +27.05%
Bradford - 13 £50,000 - 1
South West -29 12 £47,500 -20.83% 13
East Midlands +11 10 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Manchester -27 10 £43,500 -8.42% 2
Berkshire -13 9 £54,000 +5.36% 2
Leeds -22 9 £42,500 +4.93%
Surrey +3 8 £66,250 -11.66% 2
Northamptonshire -17 8 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Warrington - 8 £54,000 -
Reading -5 7 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Southwark - 7 £47,500 - 1
Stevenage - 5 - -
Bristol - 5 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 5 £31,000 -
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £50,750 +12.77% 3
Wiltshire -23 4 £51,250 -14.58% 2

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 345 (50.22%) Data Management
2 268 (39.01%) Business Intelligence
3 251 (36.54%) Data Governance
4 240 (34.93%) SQL
5 239 (34.79%) Finance
6 219 (31.88%) Oracle
7 194 (28.24%) Data Warehouse
8 189 (27.51%) ETL
9 175 (25.47%) Data Modelling
10 165 (24.02%) Master Data Management
11 155 (22.56%) Data Integration
12 146 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
13 141 (20.52%) Data Architecture
14 129 (18.78%) Migration
14 129 (18.78%) Analytics
15 124 (18.05%) Quality Management
16 120 (17.47%) Informatica
17 117 (17.03%) Data Migration
18 100 (14.56%) SQL Server
19 99 (14.41%) SAP
20 93 (13.54%) SAS
21 92 (13.39%) Project Management
22 91 (13.25%) Degree
23 90 (13.10%) CRM
24 84 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
25 83 (12.08%) Management Information System
26 82 (11.94%) Microsoft
27 80 (11.64%) Information Management
27 80 (11.64%) IBM
28 73 (10.63%) MS Excel

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 93 (13.54%) SAS
2 32 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.60%) NetWeaver
4 9 (1.31%) Documentum
4 9 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.02%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.87%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.58%) IIS
8 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.58%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.29%) JBoss
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.15%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 73 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.37%) MS Office
3 26 (3.78%) SPSS
4 11 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.31%) PowerPivot
6 8 (1.16%) Stata
7 7 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (6.11%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (5.39%) SAP MDM
3 30 (4.37%) HFM
4 27 (3.93%) Hyperion Planning
5 23 (3.35%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (1.02%) ResourceLink
8 4 (0.58%) Maximo
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.29%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.29%) arcHouse
10 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.29%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.15%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.87%) Internet
1 6 (0.87%) Firewall
2 4 (0.58%) FTP
2 4 (0.58%) HTTP
2 4 (0.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.58%) DNS
2 4 (0.58%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.58%) SSL
3 3 (0.44%) IPv4
3 3 (0.44%) IPv6
3 3 (0.44%) SAN
3 3 (0.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (28.24%) Data Warehouse
2 100 (14.56%) SQL Server
3 71 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (9.02%) Relational Database
5 58 (8.44%) Big Data
6 54 (7.86%) QlikView
7 44 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (6.26%) RDBMS
9 35 (5.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (4.95%) Hadoop
11 27 (3.93%) Essbase
12 26 (3.78%) IBM InfoSphere
13 25 (3.64%) Spotfire
14 24 (3.49%) Oracle Database
15 23 (3.35%) Base SAS
16 22 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (2.77%) PowerCenter
18 15 (2.18%) Apache Hive
19 14 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 62 (9.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (2.47%) ERwin
3 8 (1.16%) Ant
4 5 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.73%) LSMW
5 3 (0.44%) Maven
6 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.15%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 239 (34.79%) Finance
2 64 (9.32%) Banking
3 59 (8.59%) Retail
4 50 (7.28%) Marketing
5 40 (5.82%) Legal
6 32 (4.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (3.93%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.62%) French Language
9 17 (2.47%) Investment Banking
10 16 (2.33%) German Language
11 13 (1.89%) Spanish Language
12 11 (1.60%) Italian Language
13 10 (1.46%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.46%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.46%) Publishing
14 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.58%) Back Office
15 4 (0.58%) Advertising
16 2 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 155 (22.56%) Analyst
2 133 (19.36%) Consultant
3 97 (14.12%) Architect
4 96 (13.97%) Data Analyst
5 81 (11.79%) Data Consultant
6 75 (10.92%) Data Manager
7 51 (7.42%) Developer
8 46 (6.70%) Business Analyst
9 45 (6.55%) Senior Analyst
10 44 (6.40%) Data Architect
11 38 (5.53%) Management Consultant
12 34 (4.95%) Technical Leader
13 32 (4.66%) Quality Analyst
13 32 (4.66%) Data Quality Analyst
14 29 (4.22%) Master Data Consultant
14 29 (4.22%) Senior Data Analyst
15 28 (4.08%) Information Architect
15 28 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
15 28 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Specialist
15 28 (4.08%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.95%) XML
2 33 (4.80%) Middleware
3 29 (4.22%) Web Services
4 23 (3.35%) .NET
5 20 (2.91%) HTML
6 13 (1.89%) MDX
7 10 (1.46%) Java EE
8 7 (1.02%) EDI
8 7 (1.02%) SAP PI
8 7 (1.02%) BAPI
8 7 (1.02%) SAP Basis
9 6 (0.87%) DHTML
9 6 (0.87%) JSP
10 5 (0.73%) CSS
10 5 (0.73%) jQuery
10 5 (0.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.73%) REST
11 4 (0.58%) Spring
12 3 (0.44%) XSD
12 3 (0.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 155 (22.56%) Data Integration
2 146 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (12.08%) Management Information System
4 35 (5.09%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.37%) Reference Data
6 27 (3.93%) Mainframe
7 24 (3.49%) Visualisation
8 20 (2.91%) PMI
8 20 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.04%) Life Science
10 13 (1.89%) Informatics
10 13 (1.89%) NHS
11 12 (1.75%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.60%) User Experience
13 7 (1.02%) Credit Risk
13 7 (1.02%) Data Extraction
13 7 (1.02%) GIS
14 6 (0.87%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.87%) Derivative
14 6 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.77%) UNIX
2 10 (1.46%) Windows
3 9 (1.31%) Solaris
4 7 (1.02%) Linux
5 6 (0.87%) MVS
6 4 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (50.22%) Data Management
2 268 (39.01%) Business Intelligence
3 251 (36.54%) Data Governance
4 189 (27.51%) ETL
5 175 (25.47%) Data Modelling
6 165 (24.02%) Master Data Management
7 141 (20.52%) Data Architecture
8 129 (18.78%) Migration
8 129 (18.78%) Analytics
9 124 (18.05%) Quality Management
10 117 (17.03%) Data Migration
11 92 (13.39%) Project Management
12 90 (13.10%) CRM
13 84 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
14 80 (11.64%) Information Management
15 67 (9.75%) Data Analysis
16 64 (9.32%) Business Analysis
16 64 (9.32%) ERP
17 58 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
18 52 (7.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 240 (34.93%) SQL
2 55 (8.01%) Java
3 27 (3.93%) PL/SQL
4 23 (3.35%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.62%) C#
6 12 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.75%) R
7 11 (1.60%) VBA
8 10 (1.46%) Python
9 8 (1.16%) Scala
10 6 (0.87%) JCL
10 6 (0.87%) SPARQL
10 6 (0.87%) Perl
11 5 (0.73%) C++
11 5 (0.73%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.58%) Ruby
12 4 (0.58%) PHP
13 3 (0.44%) C
13 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (13.25%) Degree
2 61 (8.88%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.91%) PMI Certification
5 14 (2.04%) MBA
6 10 (1.46%) SAS Certification
7 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.44%) PhD
8 3 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.97%) QA
2 12 (1.75%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) COREP
4 2 (0.29%) FINREP
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) Basel II
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (1.02%) HDFS
2 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 34 (4.95%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.58%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.29%) SCOM
3 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.29%) SCSM
4 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 219 (31.88%) Oracle
2 120 (17.47%) Informatica
3 99 (14.41%) SAP
4 82 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 80 (11.64%) IBM
6 70 (10.19%) Cognos
7 62 (9.02%) Talend
8 55 (8.01%) Business Objects
9 53 (7.71%) Siebel
10 46 (6.70%) Hyperion
11 34 (4.95%) Trillium
12 33 (4.80%) MicroStrategy
13 28 (4.08%) Tableau
14 25 (3.64%) Ab Initio
15 24 (3.49%) Teradata
16 22 (3.20%) DataFlux
17 15 (2.18%) Cloudera
18 11 (1.60%) Datanomic
19 8 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
20 7 (1.02%) HP
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Suffolk
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southwark, London
RM Education
Salary: £45k - £50k per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
RM Education
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car scheme, fuel card and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + car + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Virgin Care
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago