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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 585 522 502
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 332 397 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.74% 3.67% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 261 293 385
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%

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
12134 10806 12210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 10.13% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9351 8472 10058
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 £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -34 324 £54,000 +8.00% 31
London -54 142 £57,500 - 15
South East +9 60 £43,750 -2.77% 3
North West -36 32 £54,000 +13.68% 3
Yorkshire -25 31 £50,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -9 28 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Hampshire +6 27 £41,500 -2.35%
East of England -2 27 £80,000 +77.77% 2
West Yorkshire -27 27 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire - 25 £80,000 - 2
City of London -2 23 £53,750 -12.24% 6
Hemel Hempstead - 22 £80,000 -
Birmingham -5 21 £80,000 +52.38%
Cheshire +5 20 £54,000 +36.70% 1
Leeds -35 13 £47,500 +26.66%
South West -38 13 £49,250 -10.45% 4
Bradford -2 11 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Warrington - 11 £54,000 -
Reading -2 10 £54,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -4 10 £54,000 -6.08%
Manchester -28 10 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Surrey +9 9 £67,500 -10.00% 1
East Midlands -2 8 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Northamptonshire -22 7 £44,000 -12.00%
Bristol - 7 £42,500 - 3
Havant - 6 £41,192 -
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £33,500 -17.79% 1
Chester - 5 £31,000 - 1
Scotland -40 4 £41,250 -34.00% 1
Swindon -1 3 £52,500 +45.83%

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 367 (50.76%) Data Management
2 270 (37.34%) Business Intelligence
3 254 (35.13%) Data Governance
4 251 (34.72%) SQL
5 248 (34.30%) Finance
6 228 (31.54%) Oracle
7 208 (28.77%) Data Warehouse
8 202 (27.94%) Data Modelling
9 201 (27.80%) ETL
10 180 (24.90%) Master Data Management
11 164 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
12 153 (21.16%) Data Integration
13 141 (19.50%) Migration
14 140 (19.36%) Data Architecture
14 140 (19.36%) Analytics
15 129 (17.84%) Data Migration
16 127 (17.57%) Informatica
17 124 (17.15%) Quality Management
18 112 (15.49%) CRM
19 107 (14.80%) SQL Server
20 105 (14.52%) SAS
21 102 (14.11%) Degree
22 98 (13.55%) Project Management
23 97 (13.42%) SAP
24 95 (13.14%) Information Management
25 90 (12.45%) Management Information System
26 86 (11.89%) Data Analysis
27 83 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
27 83 (11.48%) Microsoft
28 75 (10.37%) IBM

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 105 (14.52%) SAS
2 19 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.94%) NetWeaver
4 12 (1.66%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.97%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.83%) Documentum
6 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.55%) IIS
8 4 (0.55%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 73 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.43%) SPSS
3 24 (3.32%) MS Office
4 10 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.11%) Stata
6 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.97%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (6.50%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (4.84%) SAP MDM
3 29 (4.01%) HFM
4 28 (3.87%) Hyperion Planning
5 23 (3.18%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.83%) ResourceLink
8 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.41%) Maximo
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.41%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.28%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.28%) arcHouse
9 2 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.14%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.55%) FTP
1 4 (0.55%) HTTP
1 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
1 4 (0.55%) DNS
1 4 (0.55%) HTTPS
1 4 (0.55%) SSL
1 4 (0.55%) Internet
2 3 (0.41%) Firewall
3 2 (0.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (28.77%) Data Warehouse
2 107 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 72 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (9.13%) Relational Database
5 65 (8.99%) QlikView
6 63 (8.71%) Big Data
7 46 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (6.36%) RDBMS
8 39 (5.39%) Hadoop
9 37 (5.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (4.29%) Spotfire
11 27 (3.73%) Essbase
12 25 (3.46%) IBM InfoSphere
13 23 (3.18%) Oracle Database
13 23 (3.18%) Base SAS
14 22 (3.04%) PowerCenter
15 17 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (2.35%) Data Mining
15 17 (2.35%) Apache Hive
16 16 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (9.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 31 (4.29%) ERwin
3 8 (1.11%) Ant
4 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.28%) LSMW
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) JIRA
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 248 (34.30%) Finance
2 70 (9.68%) Banking
3 69 (9.54%) Marketing
4 65 (8.99%) Retail
5 42 (5.81%) Legal
6 37 (5.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (4.43%) Telecoms
8 23 (3.18%) French Language
9 20 (2.77%) German Language
10 19 (2.63%) Investment Banking
11 17 (2.35%) Publishing
11 17 (2.35%) Spanish Language
12 15 (2.07%) Italian Language
13 11 (1.52%) Retail Banking
14 10 (1.38%) Financial Institution
15 8 (1.11%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.97%) Advertising
17 4 (0.55%) Back Office
17 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (23.37%) Analyst
2 145 (20.06%) Consultant
3 122 (16.87%) Architect
4 117 (16.18%) Data Analyst
5 93 (12.86%) Data Consultant
6 68 (9.41%) Data Manager
7 61 (8.44%) Business Analyst
8 56 (7.75%) Developer
9 43 (5.95%) Data Architect
10 42 (5.81%) Information Architect
10 42 (5.81%) Quality Analyst
10 42 (5.81%) Data Quality Analyst
11 39 (5.39%) Senior Analyst
12 37 (5.12%) Management Consultant
13 33 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (4.29%) Technical Leader
14 31 (4.29%) Senior Data Analyst
15 29 (4.01%) Enterprise Architect
15 29 (4.01%) Master Data Consultant
16 28 (3.87%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.39%) XML
2 33 (4.56%) Middleware
3 29 (4.01%) Web Services
4 20 (2.77%) MDX
5 18 (2.49%) HTML
6 14 (1.94%) .NET
7 10 (1.38%) BAPI
7 10 (1.38%) EDI
7 10 (1.38%) SAP PI
8 9 (1.24%) SAP Basis
9 8 (1.11%) Java EE
10 4 (0.55%) jQuery
10 4 (0.55%) DHTML
10 4 (0.55%) CSS
10 4 (0.55%) JSP
11 3 (0.41%) XSD
11 3 (0.41%) XSLT
11 3 (0.41%) REST
11 3 (0.41%) Velocity
12 2 (0.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 164 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (21.16%) Data Integration
3 90 (12.45%) Management Information System
4 52 (7.19%) Computer Science
5 39 (5.39%) Mainframe
6 37 (5.12%) Reference Data
7 27 (3.73%) Visualisation
8 19 (2.63%) PMI
9 15 (2.07%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.80%) Informatics
10 13 (1.80%) NHS
11 11 (1.52%) Life Science
11 11 (1.52%) User Experience
11 11 (1.52%) Data Extraction
12 10 (1.38%) Statistics
13 8 (1.11%) Open Source
14 7 (0.97%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.83%) Derivative
15 6 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.32%) UNIX
2 9 (1.24%) Windows
2 9 (1.24%) Solaris
3 5 (0.69%) Linux
3 5 (0.69%) MVS
4 4 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (50.76%) Data Management
2 270 (37.34%) Business Intelligence
3 254 (35.13%) Data Governance
4 202 (27.94%) Data Modelling
5 201 (27.80%) ETL
6 180 (24.90%) Master Data Management
7 141 (19.50%) Migration
8 140 (19.36%) Data Architecture
8 140 (19.36%) Analytics
9 129 (17.84%) Data Migration
10 124 (17.15%) Quality Management
11 112 (15.49%) CRM
12 98 (13.55%) Project Management
13 95 (13.14%) Information Management
14 86 (11.89%) Data Analysis
15 83 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (9.27%) ERP
17 65 (8.99%) Business Analysis
18 61 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
19 59 (8.16%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 251 (34.72%) SQL
2 62 (8.58%) Java
3 30 (4.15%) PL/SQL
4 22 (3.04%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.49%) R
6 15 (2.07%) C#
7 12 (1.66%) Python
8 11 (1.52%) C++
9 10 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.38%) VBA
9 10 (1.38%) Scala
10 8 (1.11%) VB
11 7 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.97%) C
12 6 (0.83%) SPARQL
13 5 (0.69%) JCL
14 4 (0.55%) Perl
14 4 (0.55%) PHP
15 3 (0.41%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 102 (14.11%) Degree
2 63 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.77%) MBA
5 19 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.38%) SAS Certification
7 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.41%) PhD
9 3 (0.41%) ISEB
9 3 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.26%) QA
2 9 (1.24%) SLA
3 7 (0.97%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.55%) COREP
4 4 (0.55%) FINREP
5 2 (0.28%) FATCA
5 2 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) Basel II
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.97%) HDFS
2 4 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 35 (4.84%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.28%) Nagios
3 2 (0.28%) SCCM
3 2 (0.28%) SCOM
3 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 228 (31.54%) Oracle
2 127 (17.57%) Informatica
3 97 (13.42%) SAP
4 83 (11.48%) Microsoft
5 75 (10.37%) IBM
6 69 (9.54%) Siebel
7 67 (9.27%) Talend
8 66 (9.13%) Cognos
9 57 (7.88%) Business Objects
10 50 (6.92%) Hyperion
11 45 (6.22%) Trillium
12 35 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
13 32 (4.43%) Teradata
14 28 (3.87%) Tableau
15 27 (3.73%) Ab Initio
16 22 (3.04%) DataFlux
17 16 (2.21%) Cloudera
18 13 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
19 11 (1.52%) Datanomic
20 10 (1.38%) Birst
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits and Incentivised Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £65,000 per annum basic + 18% bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
KDR
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Strong Salary & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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