The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 189 149 191
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +42
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 36 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 1.24% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.58% 10.36% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 22
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £36,018 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £53,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Data Quality
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
645 608 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.83% 11.95% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 409 492 488
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region.

Data Quality Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Data Quality Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 17 £51,250 +20.58% 1
Sutton Coldfield +4 7 - -
Warwickshire -17 6 £53,000 +0.95% 1
Walsall +19 4 £37,000 -53.75% 2
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 37 (51.39%) Data Management
2 35 (48.61%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (37.50%) Finance
4 25 (34.72%) SQL
5 19 (26.39%) Master Data Management
5 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (22.22%) ETL
7 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 16 (22.22%) Degree
7 16 (22.22%) Data Governance
8 15 (20.83%) Analytics
8 15 (20.83%) MS Office
9 14 (19.44%) Military
10 13 (18.06%) Migration
10 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.06%) Information Management
10 13 (18.06%) Change Control
11 12 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.28%) SLA
12 11 (15.28%) Informatica
12 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
12 11 (15.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
13 10 (13.89%) NHS
14 9 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.83%) MS Office
3 12 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Primavera
1 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.94%) Big Data
5 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.56%) QlikView
6 4 (5.56%) Star Schema
7 3 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 2 (2.78%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.39%) GIS
9 1 (1.39%) MS Access
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.78%) ProC
3 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Military
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.56%) Marketing
6 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Data Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Data Quality Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Head of Data Management
4 8 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Software Asset Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Data Quality Business Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Software Configuration Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Data Quality Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Head of Information
7 5 (6.94%) Quality Manager
8 4 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Ajax
1 3 (4.17%) GeoJSON
1 3 (4.17%) JSON
1 3 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.89%) NHS
3 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.78%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Data Management
2 35 (48.61%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (26.39%) Master Data Management
4 16 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 16 (22.22%) ETL
5 15 (20.83%) Analytics
6 13 (18.06%) Change Control
6 13 (18.06%) Information Management
6 13 (18.06%) Migration
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
8 11 (15.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (12.50%) Validation
10 8 (11.11%) CRM
11 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.72%) Quality Management
12 6 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
3 1 (1.39%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Informatica
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Netezza
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.17%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.17%) Cognos
6 2 (2.78%) Aprimo
6 2 (2.78%) Pega
7 1 (1.39%) Infor
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) Talend
7 1 (1.39%) Trillium
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