Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 177 190
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -40
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 26 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.66% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.75% 3.95% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 23
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £34,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.58% -19.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £19,301 £22,440
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,250 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +52.78% -15.29% -

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 694 557 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.57% 14.39% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 401 433 524
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.12% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £66,000 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,947 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +8.11% +4.29% +1.88%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (23.08%) Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) Data Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
5 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (19.23%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Process Management
6 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 4 (15.38%) Infographics
6 4 (15.38%) Swim Lanes
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) PMO
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
7 3 (11.54%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) ETL
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

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 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) DTS
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) OLAP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.85%) ROLAP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SSDT
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Report Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Data Governance Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Data Governance Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Data Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Governance Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Finance Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Operations
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Support
5 2 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Product Owner
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Kafka
1 1 (3.85%) MDX
1 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Data Management
1 6 (23.08%) Data Strategy
1 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Analytics
2 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
2 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
2 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Infographics
3 4 (15.38%) Process Management
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Swim Lanes
3 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Lotus
1 2 (7.69%) Planview
1 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.85%) Capita
2 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Talend