Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 144 246
Rank change year-on-year -57 +102 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 44 17 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.65% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.42% 5.31% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 13
10th Percentile £32,050 £35,250 £28,220
25th Percentile £36,663 £43,125 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.42% +18.75% -
75th Percentile £65,225 £60,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £80,750 " £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £51,871
% change year-on-year -5.56% -13.25% +29.68%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 593 320 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.63% 12.23% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 365 278 575
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,548
Median % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.22%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,812
% change year-on-year - +0.42% -0.42%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in Manchester.

Salary trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Wigan - 3 £34,500 -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 21 (47.73%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 19 (43.18%) Data Modelling
4 17 (38.64%) Analytics
5 16 (36.36%) Social Skills
6 15 (34.09%) Data Management
7 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (27.27%) Power BI
8 12 (27.27%) Data Strategy
8 12 (27.27%) Power Platform
8 12 (27.27%) Visualisation
9 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.73%) Data Architecture
11 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
11 9 (20.45%) Azure
11 9 (20.45%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (20.45%) Metadata
12 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 8 (18.18%) Tableau
12 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.18%) Migration
13 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (15.91%) Retail
13 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.91%) Informatica
13 7 (15.91%) Data Governance

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.82%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Power Platform
2 9 (20.45%) Azure
3 6 (13.64%) Collibra
4 4 (9.09%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 3 (6.82%) AWS
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Stack
6 2 (4.55%) GitHub
6 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) IaaS
6 2 (4.55%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.55%) PaaS
6 2 (4.55%) SaaS
7 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.27%) GCP
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DKIM
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 4 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (4.55%) AMQP
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Power BI
2 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.45%) Metadata
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 8 (18.18%) Tableau
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.09%) QlikView
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.27%) Looker
9 1 (2.27%) OLAP
9 1 (2.27%) OLTP
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) ERwin
2 3 (6.82%) SonarQube
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (36.36%) Social Skills
2 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
5 3 (6.82%) Finance
5 3 (6.82%) Multimedia
5 3 (6.82%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Architect
1 10 (22.73%) Data Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Apache NiFi
1 3 (6.82%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (6.82%) RESTful
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.55%) Kafka
2 2 (4.55%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) Spring
2 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (6.82%) Reinsurance
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.55%) Housing Association
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (43.18%) Data Modelling
3 17 (38.64%) Analytics
4 15 (34.09%) Data Management
5 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.27%) Data Strategy
6 12 (27.27%) Visualisation
7 10 (22.73%) Data Architecture
8 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
8 9 (20.45%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (18.18%) Migration
10 7 (15.91%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (15.91%) Data Governance
10 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics
11 6 (13.64%) Information Management
11 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) R
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Informatica
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Databricks
5 2 (4.55%) Adobe
5 2 (4.55%) F5
5 2 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) SAP