Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 177 162
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 43 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.12% 0.67% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.21% 3.80% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 32
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £51,125 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.87% +16.86% -40.88%
10th Percentile £27,900 £29,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £75,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -15.49%

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 524 843 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.69% 17.70% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 393 482 465
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £41,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% -2.75% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £25,750 £23,950
90th Percentile £66,000 £75,000 £63,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 16 (37.21%) Data Management
4 15 (34.88%) Reference Data
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle
6 13 (30.23%) VBA
6 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
8 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
8 11 (25.58%) Qlik Sense
9 10 (23.26%) Master Data Management
9 10 (23.26%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (23.26%) Informatica
9 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
10 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
10 9 (20.93%) Analytics
11 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 8 (18.60%) Data Structures
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.60%) ETL
12 7 (16.28%) Workflow
12 7 (16.28%) Migration
12 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
12 7 (16.28%) Data Migration

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 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (25.58%) Qlik Sense
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.95%) MS Access
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.30%) BODI
5 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.65%) DB2
7 2 (4.65%) IBM PureData
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.33%) Power BI
8 1 (2.33%) QlikView
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Data Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Informatica Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) SAP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.98%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 2 (4.65%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Compliance Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Data Compliance Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Reference Data
2 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
4 8 (18.60%) Data Structures
5 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Data Management
2 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
3 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
4 10 (23.26%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (23.26%) Master Data Management
5 9 (20.93%) Analytics
5 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) ETL
7 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
7 7 (16.28%) Migration
7 7 (16.28%) Workflow
8 6 (13.95%) Infographics
8 6 (13.95%) Metadata Management
8 6 (13.95%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (13.95%) Validation
9 5 (11.63%) CRM
9 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) VBA
3 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 14001
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.65%) PMO
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) FINRA
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle
3 10 (23.26%) Informatica
4 4 (9.30%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) Talend
6 1 (2.33%) Birst
6 1 (2.33%) Logi
6 1 (2.33%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) RedGate
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau