Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 350 341
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +100
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 1,445 1,452 1,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 0.90% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.74% 7.38% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 1,080 1,306
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,950 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21,432 19,664 24,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.30% 12.14% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16,511 15,289 19,797
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in England

Data Quality
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in England

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in England

Data Quality
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
London +9 800 £60,000 +4.35% 87
South East +17 215 £50,000 +3.09% 38
North of England -27 173 £42,500 +21.43% 43
Midlands -12 105 £47,500 +15.15% 18
North West -29 91 £40,000 +14.29% 23
South West +23 74 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Yorkshire +17 71 £45,000 +28.57% 16
East of England +4 68 £42,000 -16.00% 15
West Midlands +4 63 £53,750 +48.28% 12
East Midlands -12 42 £42,500 -5.56% 6
North East -18 12 £33,250 -26.11% 4
Data Quality
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 699 (48.37%) SQL
2 522 (36.12%) Business Intelligence
3 500 (34.60%) Finance
4 459 (31.76%) Data Management
5 453 (31.35%) Data Warehouse
6 438 (30.31%) SQL Server
7 422 (29.20%) Analytics
8 392 (27.13%) ETL
9 387 (26.78%) Data Governance
10 385 (26.64%) Analytical Skills
11 334 (23.11%) Data Modelling
12 297 (20.55%) Oracle
13 296 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
14 289 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 252 (17.44%) Microsoft Excel
16 242 (16.75%) Data Analysis
17 236 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 230 (15.92%) Data Integration
19 218 (15.09%) Big Data
20 213 (14.74%) Management Information System
21 209 (14.46%) Data Architecture
22 196 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
23 189 (13.08%) Degree
24 176 (12.18%) Tableau
24 176 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 171 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
26 168 (11.63%) Migration
27 165 (11.42%) Power BI
28 161 (11.14%) Visualisation
29 147 (10.17%) Project Management

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 111 (7.68%) SAS
2 62 (4.29%) Apache Spark
3 49 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 38 (2.63%) Apache
5 26 (1.80%) IIS
6 17 (1.18%) Smallworld
7 13 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.69%) Skype for Business
10 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.62%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.35%) CMS
14 5 (0.35%) Confluence
15 4 (0.28%) R Markdown
15 4 (0.28%) Tuxedo
15 4 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 252 (17.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 34 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (1.31%) SPSS
7 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.069%) EViews
8 1 (0.069%) Mingle
8 1 (0.069%) Weka
Business Applications
1 26 (1.80%) Markit EDM
2 19 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.31%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (0.76%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.62%) SAP MDG
5 8 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.55%) SAP MM
5 8 (0.55%) Unica
6 5 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 4 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.28%) Raiser's Edge
7 4 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.28%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.069%) SAP PLM
10 1 (0.069%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (1.38%) SaaS
5 12 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 9 (0.62%) Office 365
7 8 (0.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 7 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.48%) Force.com
9 5 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.28%) FinancialForce
10 4 (0.28%) GitHub
10 4 (0.28%) IaaS
10 4 (0.28%) PaaS
10 4 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 4 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.38%) Internet
2 10 (0.69%) SMS
3 6 (0.42%) Intranet
4 5 (0.35%) Network Security
5 4 (0.28%) FTP
5 4 (0.28%) WAN
6 3 (0.21%) LAN
7 2 (0.14%) Skype
8 1 (0.069%) DHCP
8 1 (0.069%) DNS
8 1 (0.069%) Firewall
8 1 (0.069%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.069%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.069%) VLAN
8 1 (0.069%) WebEx
8 1 (0.069%) Wireless
8 1 (0.069%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 453 (31.35%) Data Warehouse
2 438 (30.31%) SQL Server
3 236 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 218 (15.09%) Big Data
5 176 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 165 (11.42%) Power BI
7 138 (9.55%) Relational Database
8 103 (7.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 102 (7.06%) Hadoop
10 90 (6.23%) BusinessObjects
11 63 (4.36%) QlikView
12 56 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 52 (3.60%) RDBMS
14 46 (3.18%) Oracle Database
15 42 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 41 (2.84%) Apache Hive
17 40 (2.77%) Data Lake
18 39 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
19 38 (2.63%) OLAP
20 37 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (2.08%) ERwin
2 28 (1.94%) JIRA
3 25 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 22 (1.52%) LSMW
5 21 (1.45%) Visual Studio
6 17 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.62%) ER Studio
7 9 (0.62%) Selenium
7 9 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
9 7 (0.48%) Toad
10 5 (0.35%) RStudio
10 5 (0.35%) YouTrack
11 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.28%) Subversion
12 3 (0.21%) Maven
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 500 (34.60%) Finance
2 127 (8.79%) Banking
3 93 (6.44%) Marketing
4 75 (5.19%) Retail
5 31 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 29 (2.01%) Advertising
6 29 (2.01%) Legal
6 29 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.59%) Billing
8 21 (1.45%) Games
9 20 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.04%) Law
12 14 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.90%) Front Office
14 11 (0.76%) Local Government
15 10 (0.69%) Publishing
16 8 (0.55%) Automotive
16 8 (0.55%) Back Office
16 8 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 475 (32.87%) Analyst
2 239 (16.54%) Data Analyst
3 207 (14.33%) Developer
4 170 (11.76%) Architect
5 128 (8.86%) Data Architect
6 110 (7.61%) Data Manager
7 80 (5.54%) Consultant
8 70 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 70 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 61 (4.22%) Data Quality Analyst
9 61 (4.22%) Quality Analyst
10 60 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
11 57 (3.94%) SQL Analyst
12 49 (3.39%) Data Consultant
13 46 (3.18%) SQL Data Analyst
14 42 (2.91%) Administrator
15 40 (2.77%) Data Engineer
15 40 (2.77%) ETL Developer
16 38 (2.63%) Business Analyst
16 38 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.51%) XML
2 93 (6.44%) .NET
3 83 (5.74%) Web Services
4 66 (4.57%) HTML
5 31 (2.15%) Kafka
6 24 (1.66%) CSS
6 24 (1.66%) SOAP
7 22 (1.52%) JSP
7 22 (1.52%) REST
8 21 (1.45%) JSON
9 17 (1.18%) .NET Framework
10 14 (0.97%) D3.js
10 14 (0.97%) Natural Language Processing
11 13 (0.90%) ASP.NET
11 13 (0.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 12 (0.83%) AngularJS
12 12 (0.83%) RESTful
13 10 (0.69%) J2EE
13 10 (0.69%) MDX
14 8 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 385 (26.64%) Analytical Skills
2 213 (14.74%) Management Information System
3 56 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 54 (3.74%) Data Structures
4 54 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 39 (2.70%) Reference Data
6 38 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 33 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 29 (2.01%) Market Risk
9 28 (1.94%) NHS
9 28 (1.94%) User Experience
10 27 (1.87%) Fintech
11 26 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.38%) Taxonomies
13 17 (1.18%) Driving Licence
14 16 (1.11%) Life Science
15 14 (0.97%) Virtual Team
16 13 (0.90%) Reinsurance
17 12 (0.83%) Algorithms
18 9 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 80 (5.54%) Windows
2 79 (5.47%) Unix
3 65 (4.50%) Linux
4 27 (1.87%) AIX
4 27 (1.87%) HPUX
4 27 (1.87%) Solaris
5 21 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.069%) Debian
8 1 (0.069%) VMS
8 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (36.12%) Business Intelligence
2 459 (31.76%) Data Management
3 422 (29.20%) Analytics
4 392 (27.13%) ETL
5 387 (26.78%) Data Governance
6 334 (23.11%) Data Modelling
7 296 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
8 242 (16.75%) Data Analysis
9 230 (15.92%) Data Integration
10 209 (14.46%) Data Architecture
11 196 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
12 171 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 168 (11.63%) Migration
14 161 (11.14%) Visualisation
15 147 (10.17%) Project Management
16 146 (10.10%) Data Analytics
17 143 (9.90%) Data Cleansing
18 135 (9.34%) Master Data Management
19 130 (9.00%) Data Migration
20 114 (7.89%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 699 (48.37%) SQL
2 129 (8.93%) T-SQL
3 106 (7.34%) Java
4 101 (6.99%) Python
5 78 (5.40%) C#
6 73 (5.05%) PL/SQL
7 70 (4.84%) VBA
8 59 (4.08%) R
9 47 (3.25%) VB
10 44 (3.04%) JavaScript
11 28 (1.94%) C
12 23 (1.59%) Scala
13 14 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 12 (0.83%) PHP
14 12 (0.83%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.62%) Apex Code
15 9 (0.62%) C++
16 8 (0.55%) ABAP
17 7 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 189 (13.08%) Degree
2 60 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
4 33 (2.28%) ISEB
5 23 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.76%) Postgraduate
9 7 (0.48%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.42%) MBA
10 6 (0.42%) MCITP
10 6 (0.42%) MCSE
11 4 (0.28%) PMP
12 3 (0.21%) ACCA
12 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.14%) APMP
13 2 (0.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.95%) GDPR
1 86 (5.95%) QA
2 31 (2.15%) Solvency II
3 30 (2.08%) SLA
4 13 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.83%) PMO
6 8 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.42%) GxP
7 6 (0.42%) MiFID
8 5 (0.35%) EMIR
8 5 (0.35%) GCP
9 4 (0.28%) PSD2
10 3 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.069%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 21 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.62%) Docker
2 9 (0.62%) HDFS
3 8 (0.55%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.069%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.069%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.069%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (0.69%) Puppet
3 6 (0.42%) Kibana
3 6 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.21%) Ambari
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.14%) Mesos
6 2 (0.14%) SQL Sentry
6 2 (0.14%) Terraform
6 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.069%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.069%) Consul
7 1 (0.069%) Nagios
7 1 (0.069%) Oozie
7 1 (0.069%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.069%) Packer
7 1 (0.069%) Rancher
7 1 (0.069%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 297 (20.55%) Oracle
2 289 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 176 (12.18%) Tableau
4 117 (8.10%) SAP
5 99 (6.85%) Informatica
6 81 (5.61%) IBM
7 60 (4.15%) Talend
8 49 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (2.56%) Google
10 34 (2.35%) Teradata
11 32 (2.21%) Alteryx
12 31 (2.15%) Cognos
13 29 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
14 24 (1.66%) Vermilion
15 23 (1.59%) Cognizant
15 23 (1.59%) Trillium
16 20 (1.38%) Adobe
17 18 (1.25%) Remedy
18 17 (1.18%) Alias
19 15 (1.04%) Netezza