Period
to 21 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 402 300
Rank change year-on-year +60 -102 +107
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 1,454 1,245 2,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 0.75% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.05% 5.90% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,131 984 1,624
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £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 20,636 21,091 25,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.82% 12.70% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16,037 16,802 20,430
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,717 £27,250 £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 21 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 21 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 +52 854 £60,000 +4.35% 130
South East -1 208 £50,001 +3.09% 31
North of England +36 178 £42,500 +2.41% 31
Midlands +27 106 £45,000 - 18
North West 0 97 £42,750 +3.01% 14
West Midlands +6 84 £47,500 -2.06% 13
Yorkshire +40 63 £41,250 +3.13% 11
East of England +22 53 £35,000 -22.22% 8
South West +27 51 £50,000 -2.44% 8
East Midlands +25 22 £41,750 -7.22% 5
North East -2 19 £37,000 +2.07% 6
Data Quality
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 699 (48.07%) SQL
2 558 (38.38%) Data Management
3 501 (34.46%) Business Intelligence
4 469 (32.26%) Finance
5 408 (28.06%) Data Governance
6 405 (27.85%) ETL
7 398 (27.37%) Data Warehouse
8 390 (26.82%) Analytics
9 371 (25.52%) SQL Server
10 359 (24.69%) Data Modelling
11 292 (20.08%) Microsoft
11 292 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
12 255 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
13 234 (16.09%) Oracle
14 227 (15.61%) Microsoft Excel
14 227 (15.61%) Data Analysis
15 214 (14.72%) Data Integration
16 211 (14.51%) Data Architecture
17 203 (13.96%) Master Data Management
18 191 (13.14%) Big Data
19 182 (12.52%) Visualisation
20 170 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 170 (11.69%) Banking
21 166 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
22 165 (11.35%) Migration
23 164 (11.28%) Tableau
24 161 (11.07%) Data Analytics
25 160 (11.00%) Data Cleansing
26 159 (10.94%) Degree
27 157 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 121 (8.32%) SAS
2 83 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 43 (2.96%) Apache
3 43 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 38 (2.61%) IIS
5 25 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (0.76%) Apache Pig
7 11 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.34%) Luigi
11 3 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.21%) Confluence
12 2 (0.14%) CMS
12 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 227 (15.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (4.68%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 44 (3.03%) SPSS
5 37 (2.54%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.069%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.069%) EViews
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.83%) SAP MDM
4 10 (0.69%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.62%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.62%) SAP MDG
6 7 (0.48%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.41%) Eikon
7 6 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.41%) SAP SRM
8 5 (0.34%) Raiser's Edge
8 5 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.28%) HFM
9 4 (0.28%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.28%) SystmOne
9 4 (0.28%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.28%) Unica
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 101 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (1.38%) Office 365
5 15 (1.03%) SaaS
6 13 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.41%) IaaS
9 5 (0.34%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.28%) FinancialForce
10 4 (0.28%) GitHub
10 4 (0.28%) PaaS
10 4 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.21%) BlueKai
11 3 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 3 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.76%) SMS
2 6 (0.41%) Internet
3 5 (0.34%) NAS
3 5 (0.34%) SAN
4 2 (0.14%) Intranet
4 2 (0.14%) LAN
4 2 (0.14%) WAN
5 1 (0.069%) GSM
5 1 (0.069%) Network Security
5 1 (0.069%) Skype
5 1 (0.069%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (27.37%) Data Warehouse
2 371 (25.52%) SQL Server
3 191 (13.14%) Big Data
4 170 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 157 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 115 (7.91%) QlikView
7 114 (7.84%) Power BI
8 109 (7.50%) Hadoop
9 92 (6.33%) Relational Database
10 89 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 80 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
12 68 (4.68%) NoSQL
13 50 (3.44%) OLAP
14 44 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
15 43 (2.96%) Data Mart
15 43 (2.96%) Spotfire
16 41 (2.82%) RDBMS
17 40 (2.75%) SAP Data Services
18 37 (2.54%) Apache Hive
18 37 (2.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.31%) JIRA
3 18 (1.24%) ERwin
4 15 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.55%) LSMW
7 8 (0.55%) ProC
8 7 (0.48%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.34%) RStudio
9 5 (0.34%) Subversion
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.21%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.14%) XMLSpy
13 1 (0.069%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.069%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.069%) TestRail
General
1 469 (32.26%) Finance
2 170 (11.69%) Banking
3 94 (6.46%) Marketing
4 84 (5.78%) Investment Banking
5 81 (5.57%) Retail
5 81 (5.57%) Retail Banking
6 57 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.89%) Front Office
8 33 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 31 (2.13%) Legal
10 29 (1.99%) Advertising
11 28 (1.93%) Private Banking
12 27 (1.86%) Corporate Banking
13 21 (1.44%) Publishing
14 20 (1.38%) Financial Institution
15 18 (1.24%) Electronics
15 18 (1.24%) Games
16 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.76%) French Language
18 8 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 428 (29.44%) Analyst
2 268 (18.43%) Data Analyst
3 257 (17.68%) Developer
4 196 (13.48%) Architect
5 158 (10.87%) Data Architect
6 115 (7.91%) Data Manager
7 94 (6.46%) Business Analyst
8 86 (5.91%) Consultant
9 83 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
10 72 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 70 (4.81%) SQL Developer
12 59 (4.06%) Data Consultant
13 56 (3.85%) Data Quality Analyst
14 52 (3.58%) SQL Data Analyst
15 47 (3.23%) Data Business Analyst
16 45 (3.09%) Quality Analyst
17 42 (2.89%) Support Analyst
18 41 (2.82%) Product Manager
19 40 (2.75%) Applications Support
20 38 (2.61%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.20%) Web Services
2 51 (3.51%) .NET
3 47 (3.23%) XML
4 31 (2.13%) Kafka
5 30 (2.06%) HTML
6 27 (1.86%) MDX
7 19 (1.31%) D3.js
8 18 (1.24%) Middleware
9 17 (1.17%) CSS
10 16 (1.10%) AngularJS
11 14 (0.96%) HTML5
11 14 (0.96%) React
12 11 (0.76%) JSON
12 11 (0.76%) SOAP
13 10 (0.69%) ASP.NET
13 10 (0.69%) Natural Language Processing
14 9 (0.62%) REST
14 9 (0.62%) XSD
15 7 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
15 7 (0.48%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 292 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 95 (6.53%) Data Structures
4 66 (4.54%) Reference Data
5 39 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 29 (1.99%) User Experience
7 22 (1.51%) Equities
8 21 (1.44%) Fintech
8 21 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (1.44%) NHS
9 20 (1.38%) Analytical Mindset
10 19 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.31%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.17%) Data Centre
12 14 (0.96%) Credit Risk
13 13 (0.89%) Taxonomies
14 12 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 12 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
15 11 (0.76%) Life Science
16 9 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 71 (4.88%) Windows
2 47 (3.23%) Unix
3 38 (2.61%) Linux
4 15 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (38.38%) Data Management
2 501 (34.46%) Business Intelligence
3 408 (28.06%) Data Governance
4 405 (27.85%) ETL
5 390 (26.82%) Analytics
6 359 (24.69%) Data Modelling
7 255 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 227 (15.61%) Data Analysis
9 214 (14.72%) Data Integration
10 211 (14.51%) Data Architecture
11 203 (13.96%) Master Data Management
12 182 (12.52%) Visualisation
13 166 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 165 (11.35%) Migration
15 161 (11.07%) Data Analytics
16 160 (11.00%) Data Cleansing
17 149 (10.25%) CRM
18 128 (8.80%) Data Migration
19 125 (8.60%) Business Analysis
20 115 (7.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 699 (48.07%) SQL
2 120 (8.25%) T-SQL
3 100 (6.88%) Python
4 84 (5.78%) PL/SQL
5 69 (4.75%) R
5 69 (4.75%) VBA
6 68 (4.68%) Java
7 52 (3.58%) C#
8 39 (2.68%) VB
9 36 (2.48%) JavaScript
10 27 (1.86%) Scala
11 20 (1.38%) C
12 13 (0.89%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.89%) VBScript
13 8 (0.55%) MATLAB
13 8 (0.55%) Perl
13 8 (0.55%) PROC SQL
14 6 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.34%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 159 (10.94%) Degree
2 39 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.06%) ISEB
4 23 (1.58%) MBA
5 22 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (1.17%) PMP
9 15 (1.03%) SC Cleared
10 12 (0.83%) MCSA
10 12 (0.83%) PhD
11 9 (0.62%) CISM
11 9 (0.62%) CISSP
12 8 (0.55%) SAS Certification
13 7 (0.48%) MCSE
14 6 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.28%) CCSA
16 4 (0.28%) Master's Degree
16 4 (0.28%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (6.81%) QA
2 86 (5.91%) GDPR
3 29 (1.99%) Solvency II
4 27 (1.86%) SLA
5 17 (1.17%) MiFID
6 14 (0.96%) EMIR
6 14 (0.96%) PMO
7 13 (0.89%) CRD IV
8 11 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.41%) GCP
9 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.34%) NEBOSH
11 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.21%) COBIT
12 3 (0.21%) IFRS
12 3 (0.21%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.14%) ISO 31000
13 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.83%) HDFS
3 6 (0.41%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.21%) Firmware
4 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.069%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (0.41%) Oozie
3 5 (0.34%) SCCM
3 5 (0.34%) SCOM
4 4 (0.28%) Nagios
4 4 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.14%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.069%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.069%) Ansible
6 1 (0.069%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.069%) Mesos
Vendors
1 292 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 234 (16.09%) Oracle
3 164 (11.28%) Tableau
4 136 (9.35%) SAP
5 135 (9.28%) Informatica
6 70 (4.81%) Talend
7 62 (4.26%) IBM
8 53 (3.65%) Google
9 45 (3.09%) Teradata
10 39 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
11 32 (2.20%) Sybase
12 30 (2.06%) Cognos
13 27 (1.86%) Cloudera
14 20 (1.38%) Ab Initio
15 19 (1.31%) Netezza
16 16 (1.10%) ServiceNow
17 15 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
18 14 (0.96%) Alteryx
19 13 (0.89%) Hyperion
19 13 (0.89%) Pega