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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 205 186 187
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.059% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.61% 1.23% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £80,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,553 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.66%
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
495 408 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.69% 9.92% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 398 331 385
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Birmingham -15 3 £80,000 -
Walsall -1 1 £80,000 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Data Management
4 9 (50.00%) Data Integration
5 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
6 7 (38.89%) Data Governance
7 6 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (33.33%) Talend
7 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (33.33%) Migration
7 6 (33.33%) ETL
7 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (33.33%) Informatica
8 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
8 5 (27.78%) ERP
8 5 (27.78%) Essbase
8 5 (27.78%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) HFM
8 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
8 5 (27.78%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (27.78%) Time Management
9 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (22.22%) Big Data
9 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
9 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (22.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HFM
1 5 (27.78%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) Line 500
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Essbase
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) MarkLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) DataStage
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Data Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Hyperion Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) Big Data Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Designer
6 2 (11.11%) ETL Architect
6 2 (11.11%) ETL Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) Java EE
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Management
2 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Data Governance
4 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) ERP
5 5 (27.78%) Time Management
5 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
6 4 (22.22%) Use Case
6 4 (22.22%) Business Development
6 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Informatica
2 6 (33.33%) Talend
3 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
4 4 (22.22%) Cloudera
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Cognos
7 1 (5.56%) Sage
7 1 (5.56%) Tableau