Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 111 132
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 +120
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 139 30 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.66% 1.51% 2.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.31% 11.76% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 123
10th Percentile £40,625 " £31,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £35,428 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +23.81% -12.50%
75th Percentile £68,750 £92,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 " £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +11.21% -2.73%

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 the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 803 255 1,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.35% 12.85% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 356 193 825
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in the East of England.

Salary trend for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 88 £70,000 - 4
Hertfordshire -38 37 £52,500 -30.00% 4
Essex -8 9 £57,500 +55.16% 2
Norfolk - 1 £40,000 - 1
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 92 (66.19%) Degree
2 82 (58.99%) Social Skills
3 64 (46.04%) Data Management
4 54 (38.85%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (36.69%) Games
6 48 (34.53%) Life Science
7 47 (33.81%) SQL
7 47 (33.81%) Data Governance
8 42 (30.22%) Migration
9 41 (29.50%) Management Information System
10 33 (23.74%) SDLC
11 31 (22.30%) Spotfire
12 29 (20.86%) GDPR
13 28 (20.14%) Analytics
13 28 (20.14%) Master Data Management
14 26 (18.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 26 (18.71%) Project Management
15 25 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (17.27%) Finance
16 24 (17.27%) Law
16 24 (17.27%) Data Migration
17 23 (16.55%) Reference Data
17 23 (16.55%) Data Science
18 21 (15.11%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (14.39%) Validation
19 20 (14.39%) Data Architecture
19 20 (14.39%) Tableau
20 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
20 19 (13.67%) Visualisation
21 18 (12.95%) Data Cleansing

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (12.95%) SAS
2 5 (3.60%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.16%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.47%) AWS
2 5 (3.60%) Power Platform
2 5 (3.60%) Veeva
3 4 (2.88%) Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.72%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.30%) Spotfire
2 20 (14.39%) Tableau
3 18 (12.95%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
5 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (9.35%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (4.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (3.60%) Power BI
9 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.16%) Big Data
11 3 (2.16%) Looker
11 3 (2.16%) Metadata
12 2 (1.44%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.44%) QlikView
12 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.88%) Subversion
2 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 82 (58.99%) Social Skills
2 51 (36.69%) Games
3 26 (18.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 25 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (17.27%) Finance
5 24 (17.27%) Law
6 21 (15.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (12.95%) Legal
8 13 (9.35%) Humanities
9 2 (1.44%) Advertising
9 2 (1.44%) Marketing
10 1 (0.72%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (16.55%) Analyst
1 23 (16.55%) Developer
2 18 (12.95%) Implementation Manager
2 18 (12.95%) Programmer
3 17 (12.23%) Data Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Testing Engineer
5 7 (5.04%) Data Manager
5 7 (5.04%) Digital Product Manager
5 7 (5.04%) ETL Developer
5 7 (5.04%) Product Manager
6 6 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (4.32%) Data Engineer
6 6 (4.32%) Salesforce Developer
7 5 (3.60%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.60%) CRM Developer
7 5 (3.60%) Data Coordinator
7 5 (3.60%) Procurement Coordinator
7 5 (3.60%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (3.60%) SQL Developer
7 5 (3.60%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) Kafka
2 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 2 (1.44%) React
3 1 (0.72%) ADSI
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) Pandas
3 1 (0.72%) WCF
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (34.53%) Life Science
2 41 (29.50%) Management Information System
3 23 (16.55%) Reference Data
4 15 (10.79%) Biotechnology
5 5 (3.60%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.04%) Data Management
2 54 (38.85%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (33.81%) Data Governance
4 42 (30.22%) Migration
5 33 (23.74%) SDLC
6 28 (20.14%) Analytics
6 28 (20.14%) Master Data Management
7 26 (18.71%) Project Management
8 24 (17.27%) Data Migration
9 23 (16.55%) Data Science
10 20 (14.39%) Data Architecture
10 20 (14.39%) Validation
11 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
11 19 (13.67%) Visualisation
12 18 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (12.95%) Business Development
12 18 (12.95%) Contingency Planning
12 18 (12.95%) Data Cleansing
12 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
12 18 (12.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.81%) SQL
2 14 (10.07%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.47%) Python
4 6 (4.32%) Java
5 3 (2.16%) R
5 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.44%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) VBA
7 1 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.72%) Go
7 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 92 (66.19%) Degree
2 13 (9.35%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.86%) GDPR
2 10 (7.19%) HIPAA
3 4 (2.88%) CDISC
4 1 (0.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (3.60%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Oracle
2 13 (9.35%) Saba
2 13 (9.35%) SAP
3 10 (7.19%) Informatica
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.60%) IBM