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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 618 585 554
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 294 388 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 3.10% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 217 277 288
Average salary £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%

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
12030 12510 11217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.33% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9429 9778 8911
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 21 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 21 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
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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 -50 254 £60,000 +7.14% 46
London -35 153 £65,000 - 20
South East -3 49 £65,000 +44.44% 11
City of London +1 31 £65,000 +4.00% 9
Surrey +38 30 £67,500 -26.22% 3
Yorkshire +10 25 £45,000 - 11
West Yorkshire +12 24 £45,000 - 11
Leeds +19 20 £45,000 - 9
Egham - 15 - - 1
Scotland +21 14 £45,000 +52.54%
Edinburgh +7 12 £45,000 +52.54%
Berkshire -10 6 £60,553 +34.56%
South West -35 6 £35,250 -45.76% 1
North West +4 5 £52,500 -17.64% 2
Birmingham -10 5 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Reading -16 5 £70,000 +55.55%
West Midlands -21 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +32 4 £68,750 +77.41%
Croydon +15 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol +3 4 £35,250 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
West Sussex +5 3 £37,500 -
Manchester +3 3 £52,500 -17.64% 1
North East -3 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -11 3 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £80,000 -
Oxford - 3 £72,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 3 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £65,000 -

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 247 (46.08%) Business Intelligence
2 240 (44.78%) Data Governance
3 229 (42.72%) Data Management
4 207 (38.62%) Finance
5 192 (35.82%) Data Warehouse
6 188 (35.07%) SQL
7 180 (33.58%) ETL
8 157 (29.29%) Oracle
9 148 (27.61%) Data Modelling
10 132 (24.63%) Informatica
11 122 (22.76%) Data Integration
12 121 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
13 120 (22.39%) Analytics
14 115 (21.46%) Master Data Management
15 110 (20.52%) SQL Server
16 107 (19.96%) Data Analysis
17 105 (19.59%) SAP
18 101 (18.84%) Quality Management
19 100 (18.66%) Data Architecture
20 97 (18.10%) Information Management
21 94 (17.54%) Migration
22 92 (17.16%) Microsoft
23 88 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
24 87 (16.23%) Data Migration
25 82 (15.30%) IBM
26 81 (15.11%) Banking
27 80 (14.93%) Big Data
28 76 (14.18%) Management Information System
29 74 (13.81%) MS Excel
29 74 (13.81%) Retail

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 49 (9.14%) SAS
2 27 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (0.93%) Documentum
5 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.37%) CMS
8 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.37%) IIS
8 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 74 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.28%) MS Office
3 29 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 26 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.24%) PowerPivot
6 9 (1.68%) SPSS
7 4 (0.75%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (5.78%) SAP MDM
2 9 (1.68%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.56%) HFM
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
8 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.19%) Line 500
8 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.49%) SaaS
3 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Yammer
4 1 (0.19%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.12%) LDAP
1 6 (1.12%) Internet
2 2 (0.37%) ICMP
2 2 (0.37%) Firewall
2 2 (0.37%) NAS
2 2 (0.37%) IPv4
2 2 (0.37%) IPv6
2 2 (0.37%) SAN
3 1 (0.19%) FTP
3 1 (0.19%) HTTP
3 1 (0.19%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (35.82%) Data Warehouse
2 110 (20.52%) SQL Server
3 80 (14.93%) Big Data
4 67 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (9.70%) DataStage
6 49 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (5.78%) Hadoop
9 29 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 29 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 25 (4.66%) Data Mining
11 23 (4.29%) PowerCenter
11 23 (4.29%) QlikView
12 20 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (3.54%) DB2
13 19 (3.54%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (2.61%) OLAP
16 14 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (4.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 14 (2.61%) ERwin
3 9 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.12%) Moq
4 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.12%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.75%) JIRA
6 4 (0.75%) Toad
7 3 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.56%) Subversion
7 3 (0.56%) Maven
7 3 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.19%) LSMW
9 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 207 (38.62%) Finance
2 81 (15.11%) Banking
3 74 (13.81%) Retail
4 57 (10.63%) Legal
5 29 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 27 (5.04%) Investment Banking
7 23 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (3.92%) Marketing
9 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.87%) Law
10 9 (1.68%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.75%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Front Office
13 2 (0.37%) Billing
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 134 (25.00%) Consultant
2 106 (19.78%) Architect
3 98 (18.28%) Analyst
4 70 (13.06%) Data Analyst
5 67 (12.50%) Developer
6 60 (11.19%) Data Manager
7 49 (9.14%) Data Consultant
7 49 (9.14%) Data Architect
8 35 (6.53%) Senior Consultant
9 30 (5.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 30 (5.60%) Governance Manager
10 26 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 25 (4.66%) Data Governance Manager
12 22 (4.10%) Management Consultant
12 22 (4.10%) SAP Consultant
12 22 (4.10%) SAP MDM Consultant
13 21 (3.92%) Senior Architect
14 19 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 19 (3.54%) Data Integration Consultant
14 19 (3.54%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.29%) .NET
2 21 (3.92%) Middleware
3 18 (3.36%) XML
4 11 (2.05%) HTML
5 10 (1.87%) Web Services
5 10 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (1.49%) MDX
6 8 (1.49%) SOAP
7 7 (1.31%) XSLT
8 6 (1.12%) XSD
8 6 (1.12%) XML Schema
8 6 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.12%) WPF
8 6 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.12%) SAP XI
9 5 (0.93%) Java EE
10 4 (0.75%) REST
10 4 (0.75%) J2EE
10 4 (0.75%) WSDL
10 4 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 122 (22.76%) Data Integration
2 121 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (14.18%) Management Information System
4 41 (7.65%) Reference Data
5 38 (7.09%) Visualisation
6 27 (5.04%) Computer Science
7 17 (3.17%) NHS
8 16 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 16 (2.99%) Data Extraction
9 12 (2.24%) FMCG
10 10 (1.87%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.49%) iPad
12 7 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.12%) Replication
13 6 (1.12%) W3C
13 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.93%) Statistics
15 4 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
15 4 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.43%) UNIX
2 12 (2.24%) Linux
3 10 (1.87%) Windows
4 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) zOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (46.08%) Business Intelligence
2 240 (44.78%) Data Governance
3 229 (42.72%) Data Management
4 180 (33.58%) ETL
5 148 (27.61%) Data Modelling
6 120 (22.39%) Analytics
7 115 (21.46%) Master Data Management
8 107 (19.96%) Data Analysis
9 101 (18.84%) Quality Management
10 100 (18.66%) Data Architecture
11 97 (18.10%) Information Management
12 94 (17.54%) Migration
13 88 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 87 (16.23%) Data Migration
15 60 (11.19%) Project Management
16 57 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (8.77%) Business Analysis
18 44 (8.21%) Business Development
19 41 (7.65%) Logical Data Model
20 38 (7.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 188 (35.07%) SQL
2 36 (6.72%) T-SQL
2 36 (6.72%) PL/SQL
3 21 (3.92%) Java
4 15 (2.80%) C#
5 13 (2.43%) Python
6 11 (2.05%) R
7 9 (1.68%) Perl
8 8 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.31%) C
9 7 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.31%) XPath
10 5 (0.93%) SAS Macro
11 4 (0.75%) C++
11 4 (0.75%) VB
12 3 (0.56%) VBScript
12 3 (0.56%) COBOL
12 3 (0.56%) VB6
13 2 (0.37%) Ruby
13 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (13.06%) Degree
2 14 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.68%) CISSP
4 8 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.12%) ISEB
6 6 (1.12%) MCSE
6 6 (1.12%) CISA
6 6 (1.12%) CISM
6 6 (1.12%) PMP
7 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) EnCE
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%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.53%) QA
2 13 (2.43%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.93%) FINREP
6 4 (0.75%) COREP
7 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.37%) GAMP
8 2 (0.37%) GxP
8 2 (0.37%) COBIT
8 2 (0.37%) FATCA
9 1 (0.19%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.19%) MiFID
9 1 (0.19%) Basel III
9 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.37%) HDFS
3 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (1.68%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 157 (29.29%) Oracle
2 132 (24.63%) Informatica
3 105 (19.59%) SAP
4 92 (17.16%) Microsoft
5 82 (15.30%) IBM
6 57 (10.63%) Cognos
7 52 (9.70%) Business Objects
8 38 (7.09%) Ab Initio
8 38 (7.09%) Teradata
9 37 (6.90%) Trillium
10 36 (6.72%) Tableau
11 26 (4.85%) Talend
12 20 (3.73%) Hyperion
13 18 (3.36%) MicroStrategy
14 17 (3.17%) Netezza
15 13 (2.43%) DataFlux
16 10 (1.87%) Cognizant
16 10 (1.87%) Siebel
17 9 (1.68%) GoldenSource
18 8 (1.49%) Jaspersoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
HCL Axon
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Value Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Flex Account + up to 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
KDR
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-90k + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Vertu Motors
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000 - £480000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago