Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 166 179
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 35 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.95% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.59% 5.56% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 32
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -26.47% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,750 £22,440
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.11% -7.50% +11.11%

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 763 504 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.71% 13.15% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 378 375 505
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.87% -2.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,650 £24,349
90th Percentile £64,733 £66,150 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) Analytics
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) Data Management
5 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 10 (28.57%) Data Strategy
7 10 (28.57%) Data Architecture
8 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
8 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (22.86%) Information Architecture
9 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
9 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
10 7 (20.00%) Project Governance
10 7 (20.00%) PMO
10 7 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
10 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Planview
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (17.14%) Data Security
11 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
12 5 (14.29%) Big Data
12 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (14.29%) Process Management
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (11.43%) ETL
13 4 (11.43%) Remedy

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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) DNN
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Big Data
1 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Power BI
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Data Manager
3 8 (22.86%) Data Architect
4 7 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Data Governance Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Data Governance Manager
5 6 (17.14%) Governance Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Information Architect
8 2 (5.71%) IT Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Junior
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Report Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) JMS
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Analytics
2 13 (37.14%) Data Management
3 10 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 10 (28.57%) Data Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
5 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
5 8 (22.86%) Information Architecture
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (20.00%) Project Governance
6 7 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
7 6 (17.14%) Data Security
7 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Process Management
9 4 (11.43%) Information Governance
9 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) VBA
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Planview
2 4 (11.43%) Remedy
2 4 (11.43%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) SAP