Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 398 297
Rank change year-on-year +61 -101 +107
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 1,482 1,249 2,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.91% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.10% 5.89% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,157 985 1,596
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 20,860 21,201 25,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.84% 12.72% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16,153 16,875 20,271
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,365 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +59 863 £60,000 +4.35% 118
South East +6 212 £51,000 +2.00% 27
North of England +39 187 £45,000 +8.43% 29
Midlands +21 109 £45,000 -4.76% 25
North West +2 101 £42,750 +1.35% 15
West Midlands +9 86 £47,500 -2.06% 17
Yorkshire +50 65 £42,500 +6.25% 11
East of England +8 54 £35,000 -22.22% 6
South West +37 53 £50,000 -2.44% 6
East Midlands +20 23 £41,000 -8.89% 8
North East -6 22 £37,500 -3.85% 3
Data Quality
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 707 (47.71%) SQL
2 567 (38.26%) Data Management
3 516 (34.82%) Business Intelligence
4 470 (31.71%) Finance
5 419 (28.27%) ETL
6 411 (27.73%) Data Governance
7 410 (27.67%) Data Warehouse
8 404 (27.26%) Analytics
9 379 (25.57%) SQL Server
10 365 (24.63%) Data Modelling
11 305 (20.58%) Microsoft
12 299 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
13 249 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
14 235 (15.86%) Data Analysis
15 232 (15.65%) Microsoft Excel
16 231 (15.59%) Oracle
17 222 (14.98%) Data Integration
18 219 (14.78%) Data Architecture
19 204 (13.77%) Master Data Management
20 202 (13.63%) Big Data
21 187 (12.62%) Visualisation
22 182 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 174 (11.74%) Tableau
24 167 (11.27%) Degree
24 167 (11.27%) Banking
25 166 (11.20%) Migration
26 164 (11.07%) Data Analytics
27 162 (10.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 161 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
29 159 (10.73%) Data Cleansing

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
1 126 (8.50%) SAS
2 83 (5.60%) Apache Spark
3 46 (3.10%) SharePoint
4 42 (2.83%) Apache
5 37 (2.50%) IIS
6 25 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 14 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.74%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.40%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.34%) Luigi
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.20%) Confluence
13 2 (0.13%) CMS
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 232 (15.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
3 63 (4.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (3.17%) SPSS
5 38 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.067%) EViews
7 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 33 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.81%) SAP MDM
4 10 (0.67%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.61%) SAP MDG
6 6 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.40%) Eikon
6 6 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.40%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.34%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.34%) Raiser's Edge
7 5 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.27%) HFM
8 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.27%) SystmOne
8 4 (0.27%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.27%) Unica
9 3 (0.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 102 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (1.35%) Office 365
5 15 (1.01%) SaaS
6 13 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.40%) IaaS
8 6 (0.40%) iPaaS
9 4 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.27%) FinancialForce
9 4 (0.27%) GitHub
9 4 (0.27%) PaaS
9 4 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.20%) BlueKai
10 3 (0.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.20%) Force.com
10 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.67%) SMS
2 7 (0.47%) NAS
2 7 (0.47%) SAN
3 6 (0.40%) Internet
4 3 (0.20%) Intranet
5 2 (0.13%) LAN
5 2 (0.13%) Skype
5 2 (0.13%) WAN
6 1 (0.067%) GSM
6 1 (0.067%) HTTP
6 1 (0.067%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (27.67%) Data Warehouse
2 379 (25.57%) SQL Server
3 202 (13.63%) Big Data
4 182 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 162 (10.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 123 (8.30%) QlikView
7 117 (7.89%) Power BI
8 113 (7.62%) Hadoop
9 92 (6.21%) Relational Database
9 92 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 83 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
11 77 (5.20%) NoSQL
12 56 (3.78%) OLAP
13 46 (3.10%) Spotfire
14 44 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 44 (2.97%) Data Mart
15 41 (2.77%) SAP Data Services
16 40 (2.70%) RDBMS
17 37 (2.50%) Apache Hive
17 37 (2.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (2.23%) Visual Studio
2 18 (1.21%) ERwin
2 18 (1.21%) JIRA
3 16 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.67%) Eclipse
6 9 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.61%) ProC
7 8 (0.54%) LSMW
8 6 (0.40%) Subversion
9 5 (0.34%) RStudio
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.13%) XMLSpy
13 1 (0.067%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.067%) Grunt
13 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.067%) Vagrant
General
1 470 (31.71%) Finance
2 167 (11.27%) Banking
3 95 (6.41%) Marketing
4 82 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 80 (5.40%) Retail Banking
6 78 (5.26%) Retail
7 61 (4.12%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.77%) Front Office
9 36 (2.43%) Manufacturing
10 35 (2.36%) Legal
11 28 (1.89%) Private Banking
12 27 (1.82%) Advertising
13 26 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
14 22 (1.48%) Electronics
14 22 (1.48%) Publishing
15 17 (1.15%) Financial Institution
15 17 (1.15%) Games
16 16 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.74%) French Language
18 8 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 426 (28.74%) Analyst
2 264 (17.81%) Data Analyst
3 263 (17.75%) Developer
4 203 (13.70%) Architect
5 161 (10.86%) Data Architect
6 121 (8.16%) Data Manager
7 94 (6.34%) Business Analyst
8 93 (6.28%) Consultant
9 85 (5.74%) SQL Analyst
10 73 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 72 (4.86%) SQL Developer
12 63 (4.25%) Data Consultant
13 54 (3.64%) SQL Data Analyst
14 52 (3.51%) Data Quality Analyst
15 46 (3.10%) Data Business Analyst
16 41 (2.77%) Product Manager
16 41 (2.77%) Quality Analyst
17 38 (2.56%) Service Manager
17 38 (2.56%) Support Analyst
18 37 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (4.25%) Web Services
2 51 (3.44%) .NET
3 48 (3.24%) XML
4 32 (2.16%) HTML
5 31 (2.09%) Kafka
6 28 (1.89%) MDX
7 19 (1.28%) CSS
7 19 (1.28%) D3.js
8 18 (1.21%) Middleware
9 17 (1.15%) AngularJS
10 15 (1.01%) HTML5
11 14 (0.94%) React
12 11 (0.74%) JSON
13 10 (0.67%) Natural Language Processing
13 10 (0.67%) SOAP
14 9 (0.61%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.61%) REST
14 9 (0.61%) XSD
15 7 (0.47%) Pandas
16 6 (0.40%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 299 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (9.51%) Management Information System
3 99 (6.68%) Data Structures
4 68 (4.59%) Reference Data
5 40 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.02%) User Experience
7 23 (1.55%) NHS
8 21 (1.42%) Equities
8 21 (1.42%) Fintech
9 20 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
10 19 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (1.28%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.15%) Data Centre
12 14 (0.94%) Credit Risk
13 13 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (0.88%) Replication
13 13 (0.88%) Taxonomies
14 12 (0.81%) Life Science
15 11 (0.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 73 (4.93%) Windows
2 43 (2.90%) Unix
3 36 (2.43%) Linux
4 14 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.067%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.067%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (38.26%) Data Management
2 516 (34.82%) Business Intelligence
3 419 (28.27%) ETL
4 411 (27.73%) Data Governance
5 404 (27.26%) Analytics
6 365 (24.63%) Data Modelling
7 249 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
8 235 (15.86%) Data Analysis
9 222 (14.98%) Data Integration
10 219 (14.78%) Data Architecture
11 204 (13.77%) Master Data Management
12 187 (12.62%) Visualisation
13 166 (11.20%) Migration
14 164 (11.07%) Data Analytics
15 161 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 159 (10.73%) Data Cleansing
17 153 (10.32%) CRM
18 127 (8.57%) Data Migration
19 125 (8.43%) Business Analysis
20 122 (8.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 707 (47.71%) SQL
2 128 (8.64%) T-SQL
3 104 (7.02%) Python
4 84 (5.67%) PL/SQL
5 72 (4.86%) R
6 70 (4.72%) VBA
7 69 (4.66%) Java
8 51 (3.44%) C#
9 37 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 37 (2.50%) VB
10 27 (1.82%) Scala
11 21 (1.42%) C
12 13 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.88%) VBScript
13 9 (0.61%) PROC SQL
14 8 (0.54%) MATLAB
15 7 (0.47%) Perl
16 6 (0.40%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 167 (11.27%) Degree
2 39 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.82%) ISEB
3 27 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.48%) MBA
5 19 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 17 (1.15%) PMP
7 16 (1.08%) MCSA
7 16 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.81%) CISM
8 12 (0.81%) CISSP
8 12 (0.81%) PhD
9 9 (0.61%) SAS Certification
10 8 (0.54%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.47%) CCSA
11 7 (0.47%) MCSE
12 5 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (6.68%) QA
2 83 (5.60%) GDPR
3 27 (1.82%) SLA
3 27 (1.82%) Solvency II
4 19 (1.28%) MiFID
5 15 (1.01%) PMO
6 14 (0.94%) EMIR
6 14 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.88%) CRD IV
8 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.40%) GCP
11 5 (0.34%) NEBOSH
12 3 (0.20%) COBIT
12 3 (0.20%) IFRS
12 3 (0.20%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 31000
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.88%) HDFS
3 6 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.34%) Firmware
5 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.067%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (0.47%) SCCM
3 7 (0.47%) SCOM
4 6 (0.40%) Oozie
5 4 (0.27%) Nagios
5 4 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.067%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.067%) Ansible
7 1 (0.067%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.067%) Mesos
7 1 (0.067%) Puppet
Vendors
1 305 (20.58%) Microsoft
2 231 (15.59%) Oracle
3 174 (11.74%) Tableau
4 143 (9.65%) SAP
5 137 (9.24%) Informatica
6 71 (4.79%) Talend
7 62 (4.18%) IBM
8 54 (3.64%) Google
9 46 (3.10%) Teradata
10 40 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (2.23%) Cloudera
12 31 (2.09%) Sybase
13 28 (1.89%) Cognos
14 20 (1.35%) Ab Initio
15 19 (1.28%) Netezza
16 17 (1.15%) Hortonworks
16 17 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
17 16 (1.08%) ServiceNow
18 14 (0.94%) Alteryx
19 13 (0.88%) Pega