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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
England / West Midlands
Rank 169 118 203
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +85
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 39 104 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 1.97% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.38% 16.33% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 11
Median salary £42,500 £43,596 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.51% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £36,018 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%

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
611 637 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.79% 12.07% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 392 503 456
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -8 14 £42,500 -5.12% 3
Warwickshire -21 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Sutton Coldfield +4 7 - - 1
Walsall - 3 £37,000 -
Wolverhampton +10 1 - -
Solihull -9 1 - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 45 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (48.81%) Data Management
3 25 (29.76%) SQL
4 21 (25.00%) ETL
4 21 (25.00%) Finance
5 20 (23.81%) Data Modelling
6 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (22.62%) Management Information System
6 19 (22.62%) Master Data Management
7 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 17 (20.24%) Military
8 17 (20.24%) Degree
9 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.05%) Analytics
10 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 14 (16.67%) Migration
11 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (16.67%) Data Governance
12 13 (15.48%) Change Control
12 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (15.48%) MS Office
12 13 (15.48%) CRM
12 13 (15.48%) Information Management
13 12 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (14.29%) Informatica
14 11 (13.10%) SLA
14 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
15 10 (11.90%) NHS

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 6 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.48%) MS Office
3 12 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.90%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 8 (9.52%) MySQL
6 8 (9.52%) Pentaho
6 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 6 (7.14%) Big Data
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.95%) Data Mining
8 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.76%) Power BI
10 3 (3.57%) QlikView
10 3 (3.57%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.38%) ProC
3 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Military
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Analyst
2 10 (11.90%) Data Manager
3 9 (10.71%) Data Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) Head of Data Management
4 8 (9.52%) Data Quality Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Software Asset Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Data Quality Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Quality Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Asset and Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Data Quality Business Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Information
7 5 (5.95%) Software Configuration Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 4 (4.76%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) Ajax
1 6 (7.14%) GeoJSON
1 6 (7.14%) JSON
2 3 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.90%) NHS
4 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.19%) Statistics
8 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (48.81%) Data Management
3 21 (25.00%) ETL
4 20 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 19 (22.62%) Master Data Management
6 16 (19.05%) Analytics
7 14 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 14 (16.67%) Migration
7 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (15.48%) Change Control
8 13 (15.48%) CRM
8 13 (15.48%) Information Management
9 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
10 9 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (8.33%) Validation
13 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.95%) Data Architecture
13 5 (5.95%) Data Protection
13 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) Java
2 3 (3.57%) VB
3 2 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Informatica
3 9 (10.71%) Cognos
4 6 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 5 (5.95%) IBM
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle
7 3 (3.57%) Netezza
7 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.38%) Aprimo
8 2 (2.38%) Pega
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Infor
9 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.19%) Talend
9 1 (1.19%) Trillium
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Salary: £18,000
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