Period
to 20 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 204 229
Rank change year-on-year -31 +25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 46 99 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.63% 1.22% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.78% 9.88% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 73 27
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% -10.26% -9.30%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £25,650
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £61,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -17.65%

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 962 1,002 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.22% 12.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 781 753 718
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 August 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
Stockport +6 8 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Bury - 1 £29,500 -
Oldham - 1 - -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 26 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (54.35%) Data Management
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (32.61%) Data Governance
6 15 (32.61%) Analytics
7 14 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (28.26%) Data Analytics
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
9 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 10 (21.74%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (21.74%) Data Architecture
9 10 (21.74%) Data Strategy
10 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
10 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (19.57%) Degree
10 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (19.57%) Data Security
11 8 (17.39%) Security Management
11 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (17.39%) UML
11 8 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
11 8 (17.39%) Business Continuity
11 8 (17.39%) Taxonomies

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 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.52%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (10.87%) Power BI
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.70%) QlikView
7 4 (8.70%) Spotfire
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ERwin
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Data Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Domain Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Data Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Data Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.87%) ETL Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics Manager
7 4 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
7 4 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Taxonomies
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
5 5 (10.87%) Life Science
5 5 (10.87%) LIMS
6 2 (4.35%) PMI
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (54.35%) Data Management
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (32.61%) Analytics
4 15 (32.61%) Data Governance
4 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (28.26%) Data Analytics
7 10 (21.74%) Data Architecture
7 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 10 (21.74%) Data Strategy
8 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
8 9 (19.57%) Data Security
9 8 (17.39%) ArchiMate
9 8 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (17.39%) Programme Delivery
9 8 (17.39%) Security Management
9 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
9 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
1 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Tableau
3 1 (2.17%) CA
3 1 (2.17%) Informatica