The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 84 110
Rank change year-on-year -13 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 17 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.18% 0.42% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.49% 4.71% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £45,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.89% -27.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £31,800 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 148 85 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 10.26% 8.83% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 87 77 176
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Cheshire

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Cheshire

Data Quality
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £60,000 - 2
Warrington - 4 £28,500 -
Chester +3 1 £43,500 +50.00%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
1 11 (47.83%) Data Management
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) ETL
4 8 (34.78%) Teradata
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) SAS
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Tableau
7 5 (21.74%) Data Governance
7 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
8 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (17.39%) Trillium
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) Informatica
8 4 (17.39%) IBM
9 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Reference Data

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (26.09%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.70%) FastStats
2 1 (4.35%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Power BI
4 2 (8.70%) QualityStage
4 2 (8.70%) SAS EBI
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Data Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Quality Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Quality Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Quality Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) HR Manager
6 1 (4.35%) OLAP Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) OLAP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Report Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.04%) Reference Data
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Data Management
2 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (34.78%) ETL
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Data Governance
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Master Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
8 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
8 2 (8.70%) Data Security
8 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) R
2 2 (8.70%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Teradata
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Tableau
5 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 4 (17.39%) Informatica
5 4 (17.39%) Trillium
6 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (8.70%) Ab Initio
7 2 (8.70%) DataFlux
7 2 (8.70%) Datanomic
7 2 (8.70%) SAP
8 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
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