The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Quality skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 117 111
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 17 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.72% 7.53% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 13
Median salary £25,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.36% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £35,566 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

Data Quality is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 297 332 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.92% 13.85% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 231 243 175
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Data Quality as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Birmingham

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Birmingham

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) Data Management
3 9 (26.47%) ETL
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (23.53%) Cognos
4 8 (23.53%) MySQL
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (23.53%) Pentaho
4 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) MS Office
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
7 5 (14.71%) Master Data Management
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) VBA
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (8.82%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) Pentaho
2 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.88%) Base SAS
6 2 (5.88%) MS Access
6 2 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.94%) OLAP
7 1 (2.94%) Power BI
7 1 (2.94%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Data Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Head of Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Systems Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Information
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Information Management
6 2 (5.88%) Master Data Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Asset and Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Data Governance Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Data Management
2 9 (26.47%) ETL
3 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
5 5 (14.71%) Master Data Management
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Data Acquisition
7 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) Information Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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