Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 172 161
Rank change year-on-year +37 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 50 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.36% 0.89% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.31% 5.26% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 32
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £48,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.53% -8.92% -33.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,275 £41,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,425 £59,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year -2.06% +3.74% -31.25%

Data Quality is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 485 741 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.23% 16.94% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 359 419 445
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,450 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 35 (70.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) Data Management
4 16 (32.00%) Oracle
5 15 (30.00%) VBA
5 15 (30.00%) ETL
5 15 (30.00%) Reference Data
6 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
6 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (28.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (24.00%) Data Governance
7 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (22.00%) Qlik Sense
8 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
8 11 (22.00%) CRM
8 11 (22.00%) Informatica
8 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 10 (20.00%) Analytics
9 10 (20.00%) Data Structures
10 9 (18.00%) Workflow
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.00%) Master Data Management
12 7 (14.00%) Banking
12 7 (14.00%) Migration
12 7 (14.00%) Data Analytics

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 2 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (22.00%) Qlik Sense
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.00%) BODI
4 5 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (10.00%) MS Access
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.00%) DB2
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) Power BI
7 1 (2.00%) QlikView
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Data Analyst
3 18 (36.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Informatica Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) SAP Developer
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) CRM Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Data Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Governance Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Data Management
2 15 (30.00%) ETL
3 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
4 12 (24.00%) Data Governance
4 12 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (22.00%) CRM
5 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
6 10 (20.00%) Analytics
7 9 (18.00%) Workflow
8 8 (16.00%) Master Data Management
9 7 (14.00%) Data Analytics
9 7 (14.00%) Data Architecture
9 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.00%) Migration
10 6 (12.00%) Infographics
10 6 (12.00%) Metadata Management
10 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) VBA
3 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) R
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) Informatica
4 5 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.00%) Birst
6 1 (2.00%) Logi
6 1 (2.00%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) RedGate
6 1 (2.00%) Tableau