The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 89 84
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 13 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.05% 0.59% 1.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.13% 3.98% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -2.70%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 92 176 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.40% 14.74% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 103 182
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,750 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (64.71%) ETL
1 11 (64.71%) Data Management
1 11 (64.71%) Master Data Management
2 10 (58.82%) Informatica
2 10 (58.82%) PowerCenter
3 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (52.94%) Information Management
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (41.18%) Tableau
4 7 (41.18%) SAS
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (35.29%) Teradata
5 6 (35.29%) Netezza
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
8 2 (11.76%) Big Data
8 2 (11.76%) Scala
8 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (11.76%) MongoDB

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (41.18%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (58.82%) PowerCenter
3 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) Data Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) ETL Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) ETL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Business Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Informatica Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Data Management
1 11 (64.71%) ETL
1 11 (64.71%) Master Data Management
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (52.94%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Data Lineage
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JCL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Informatica
2 7 (41.18%) Tableau
3 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (35.29%) Netezza
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Teradata
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) SAP