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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 76 81
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 4 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.36% 1.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.76% 9.68% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 11
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 84 186 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.58% 14.07% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 134 145
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Tableau
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

Data Quality
Top Related 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lineage
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau