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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 595 573 588
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 313 390 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.76% 3.15% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 231 277 260
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
11347 12377 10628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.54% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8946 9695 8621
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -25 285 £57,750 -3.75% 63
London -35 149 £65,000 - 34
South East +10 59 £52,500 +10.52% 12
City of London +54 48 £66,250 +6.00% 12
Yorkshire +37 41 £40,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +59 39 £40,000 - 4
Leeds +36 28 £36,500 -18.88% 3
Surrey +34 26 £75,000 +7.14%
Egham - 21 - -
East Midlands +15 13 £36,000 +74.50% 1
Scotland +15 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Edinburgh +10 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bradford - 10 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -1 9 £41,500 -7.77% 5
Berkshire -8 9 £70,000 +47.36% 4
Milton Keynes -9 9 £40,000 - 3
Northamptonshire - 8 £27,000 -
South West -33 7 £40,125 -42.67% 1
Croydon +12 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Northampton - 5 £26,500 -
North West -8 4 £52,500 -20.75% 4
West Midlands -15 4 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Bristol - 4 £35,250 -
Oxfordshire +6 3 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +5 3 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Manchester +5 3 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Reading -7 3 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Birmingham -11 3 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Glasgow - 3 £50,000 - 1

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 257 (45.01%) Business Intelligence
2 254 (44.48%) Data Management
3 251 (43.96%) Data Governance
4 245 (42.91%) Finance
5 201 (35.20%) Data Warehouse
6 187 (32.75%) SQL
7 184 (32.22%) ETL
8 160 (28.02%) Oracle
9 158 (27.67%) Data Modelling
10 157 (27.50%) Analytics
11 141 (24.69%) Informatica
12 137 (23.99%) Data Integration
13 129 (22.59%) Analytical Skills
14 124 (21.72%) SQL Server
15 123 (21.54%) Master Data Management
16 111 (19.44%) Microsoft
16 111 (19.44%) Data Analysis
17 104 (18.21%) Data Architecture
18 103 (18.04%) Information Management
19 100 (17.51%) SAP
20 99 (17.34%) Migration
20 99 (17.34%) Quality Management
21 93 (16.29%) Data Migration
22 92 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
23 91 (15.94%) Management Information System
24 88 (15.41%) Big Data
25 87 (15.24%) Banking
26 79 (13.84%) Retail
27 78 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 77 (13.49%) IBM

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 73 (12.78%) SAS
2 24 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.58%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (0.88%) PowerExchange
6 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.53%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 76 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.78%) MS Office
3 30 (5.25%) MS Visio
4 26 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (4.03%) PowerPivot
6 7 (1.23%) SPSS
7 5 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.70%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.53%) Weka
10 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (7.71%) SAP MDM
2 13 (2.28%) Hyperion Planning
3 12 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.23%) HFM
5 6 (1.05%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.53%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.35%) Documaker
9 1 (0.18%) RiskWrite
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.18%) Lawson
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Boomi
4 1 (0.18%) Yammer
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.23%) LDAP
1 7 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.18%) FTP
2 1 (0.18%) HTTP
2 1 (0.18%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (35.20%) Data Warehouse
2 124 (21.72%) SQL Server
3 88 (15.41%) Big Data
4 78 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (8.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (8.06%) DataStage
8 44 (7.71%) Data Mining
8 44 (7.71%) Hadoop
9 37 (6.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 33 (5.78%) QlikView
11 28 (4.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (4.20%) Relational Database
13 21 (3.68%) PowerCenter
13 21 (3.68%) Oracle Database
14 20 (3.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 19 (3.33%) DB2
16 18 (3.15%) Oracle ODI
16 18 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 36 (6.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (3.15%) ERwin
3 10 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.05%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.05%) Moq
5 6 (1.05%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.05%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.70%) Subversion
6 4 (0.70%) JIRA
6 4 (0.70%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.70%) Toad
6 4 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.35%) LSMW
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.18%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 245 (42.91%) Finance
2 87 (15.24%) Banking
3 79 (13.84%) Retail
4 62 (10.86%) Legal
5 35 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 24 (4.20%) Marketing
7 22 (3.85%) Investment Banking
8 18 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.93%) Law
9 11 (1.93%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.75%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.58%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Local Government
13 3 (0.53%) Automotive
14 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) German Language
14 2 (0.35%) Front Office
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 143 (25.04%) Consultant
2 106 (18.56%) Architect
3 96 (16.81%) Analyst
4 82 (14.36%) Developer
5 73 (12.78%) Data Analyst
6 59 (10.33%) Data Architect
7 57 (9.98%) Data Manager
8 52 (9.11%) Data Consultant
9 50 (8.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 33 (5.78%) Senior Consultant
11 32 (5.60%) SAP MDM Consultant
11 32 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
12 27 (4.73%) SQL Developer
12 27 (4.73%) Quality Analyst
12 27 (4.73%) Data Quality Analyst
13 25 (4.38%) Business Developer
14 24 (4.20%) Governance Manager
15 23 (4.03%) Data Migration Consultant
15 23 (4.03%) Migration Consultant
16 22 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.68%) Middleware
1 21 (3.68%) XML
2 13 (2.28%) HTML
3 12 (2.10%) MDX
3 12 (2.10%) .NET
4 11 (1.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (1.75%) XSD
5 10 (1.75%) XSLT
6 7 (1.23%) XML Schema
7 6 (1.05%) WPF
7 6 (1.05%) SAP XI
7 6 (1.05%) COM
8 4 (0.70%) Java EE
8 4 (0.70%) JSON
8 4 (0.70%) JPA
8 4 (0.70%) SOAP
8 4 (0.70%) Web Services
9 3 (0.53%) WSDL
9 3 (0.53%) BAPI
9 3 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 137 (23.99%) Data Integration
2 129 (22.59%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (15.94%) Management Information System
4 47 (8.23%) Visualisation
5 30 (5.25%) Reference Data
6 23 (4.03%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.50%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.45%) Data Extraction
8 14 (2.45%) NHS
9 10 (1.75%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.75%) Replication
10 8 (1.40%) iPad
10 8 (1.40%) FMCG
11 7 (1.23%) W3C
11 7 (1.23%) Statistics
12 6 (1.05%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.70%) Neural Network
13 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.75%) UNIX
2 9 (1.58%) Linux
3 6 (1.05%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.05%) Windows
4 1 (0.18%) zOS
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (45.01%) Business Intelligence
2 254 (44.48%) Data Management
3 251 (43.96%) Data Governance
4 184 (32.22%) ETL
5 158 (27.67%) Data Modelling
6 157 (27.50%) Analytics
7 123 (21.54%) Master Data Management
8 111 (19.44%) Data Analysis
9 104 (18.21%) Data Architecture
10 103 (18.04%) Information Management
11 99 (17.34%) Migration
11 99 (17.34%) Quality Management
12 93 (16.29%) Data Migration
13 92 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 56 (9.81%) Project Management
15 56 (9.81%) Business Development
16 52 (9.11%) Business Analysis
17 44 (7.71%) Coaching
17 44 (7.71%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 187 (32.75%) SQL
2 53 (9.28%) T-SQL
3 34 (5.95%) PL/SQL
4 28 (4.90%) Java
5 20 (3.50%) R
6 19 (3.33%) C#
7 13 (2.28%) Python
7 13 (2.28%) C
8 10 (1.75%) C++
9 8 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (1.23%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.23%) XPath
11 5 (0.88%) VB
12 4 (0.70%) VB6
12 4 (0.70%) Perl
12 4 (0.70%) COBOL
13 3 (0.53%) ABAP
13 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (12.78%) Degree
2 15 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.58%) CISSP
3 9 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.05%) CISA
4 6 (1.05%) CISM
4 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.05%) MCSE
5 5 (0.88%) PMP
5 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) ISEB
7 2 (0.35%) EnCE
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CCENT
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.13%) QA
2 13 (2.28%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) FINREP
6 4 (0.70%) COREP
7 3 (0.53%) SLA
8 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.35%) FATCA
9 1 (0.18%) EMIR
9 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.18%) Basel II
9 1 (0.18%) Basel III
9 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.35%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.75%) Oracle EDQ
2 9 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.70%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 160 (28.02%) Oracle
2 141 (24.69%) Informatica
3 111 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 100 (17.51%) SAP
5 77 (13.49%) IBM
6 62 (10.86%) Tableau
7 61 (10.68%) Business Objects
8 57 (9.98%) Ab Initio
9 56 (9.81%) Teradata
10 55 (9.63%) Cognos
11 45 (7.88%) Trillium
12 36 (6.30%) Talend
13 28 (4.90%) Netezza
14 25 (4.38%) Hyperion
15 22 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (1.75%) DataFlux
17 9 (1.58%) GoldenSource
18 8 (1.40%) Capita
18 8 (1.40%) Cognizant
19 7 (1.23%) Jaspersoft
Berkshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Experian
Salary: -
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £100k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Vitamin T
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50K - £60K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experian
Salary: -
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus car allowance.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45000-£70000 + excellent bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
UK
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus flexible benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago