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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 155 194
Rank change year-on-year -5 +39 +37
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 91 49 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 1.27% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.15% 10.70% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 18
10th Percentile £30,286 £26,250 £29,700
25th Percentile £37,648 £35,000 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +2.27%
75th Percentile £66,363 £65,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,000 £110,000
North West median annual salary £54,538 £49,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.30% +2.08% -12.73%

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 994 458 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.66% 11.84% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 552 386 390
10th Percentile £30,402 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £51,690
Median % change year-on-year - -3.27% +14.87%
75th Percentile £65,853 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £78,750
North West median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Rochdale - 4 £32,283 -
Cheadle - 3 - -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 44 (48.35%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 39 (42.86%) Analytics
3 30 (32.97%) Python
3 30 (32.97%) Data Pipeline
4 29 (31.87%) ETL
4 29 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (31.87%) Data Integration
5 25 (27.47%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (27.47%) Power Platform
6 24 (26.37%) Agile
6 24 (26.37%) Azure
7 23 (25.27%) Power BI
7 23 (25.27%) Degree
8 21 (23.08%) Data Engineering
8 21 (23.08%) User Experience
9 20 (21.98%) Data Enrichment
9 20 (21.98%) Data Lake
9 20 (21.98%) UX Design
9 20 (21.98%) Data Analytics
9 20 (21.98%) Social Skills
10 19 (20.88%) Finance
11 18 (19.78%) Visualisation
11 18 (19.78%) Data Architecture
12 17 (18.68%) Scrum
12 17 (18.68%) Java
12 17 (18.68%) Time Management
13 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
13 16 (17.58%) HTML
13 16 (17.58%) CI/CD

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 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.30%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Chatbot
1 5 (5.49%) EngageOne
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.10%) SPSS
4 1 (1.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.10%) HFM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.47%) Power Platform
2 24 (26.37%) Azure
3 14 (15.38%) AWS
4 12 (13.19%) GCP
5 7 (7.69%) SaaS
6 6 (6.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 5 (5.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 5 (5.49%) Matillion
7 5 (5.49%) Snowflake
8 4 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (3.30%) Collibra
9 3 (3.30%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (2.20%) Power Automate
10 2 (2.20%) PowerApps
11 1 (1.10%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (1.10%) GitHub
11 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) SMS
2 3 (3.30%) DKIM
2 3 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (25.27%) Power BI
3 20 (21.98%) Data Lake
4 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.19%) MySQL
5 9 (9.89%) Data Mart
5 9 (9.89%) Semantic Layer
5 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.69%) Metadata
7 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.49%) Star Schema
8 5 (5.49%) Tableau
9 3 (3.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.30%) QlikView
10 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.20%) Sisense
11 1 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (1.10%) ThoughtSpot
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) ERwin
2 5 (5.49%) Cypress.io
2 5 (5.49%) GitLab
2 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 20 (21.98%) Social Skills
2 19 (20.88%) Finance
3 13 (14.29%) Legal
4 12 (13.19%) Automotive
5 5 (5.49%) Games
6 3 (3.30%) Advertising
6 3 (3.30%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.20%) Law
8 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Marketing
8 1 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Publishing
8 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Data Engineer
2 22 (24.18%) Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Software Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Software Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Data Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Associate Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.59%) Data Modeller
10 5 (5.49%) Backend Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Senior Backend Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 5 (5.49%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) HTML
2 15 (16.48%) CSS
2 15 (16.48%) REST
3 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
3 10 (10.99%) CSS3
3 10 (10.99%) HTML5
3 10 (10.99%) Web Services
4 5 (5.49%) Ember.js
4 5 (5.49%) Guava
4 5 (5.49%) LESS
4 5 (5.49%) React
4 5 (5.49%) Sass
4 5 (5.49%) Spring
5 2 (2.20%) PySpark
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) Blazor
6 1 (1.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) User Experience
2 13 (14.29%) Cloud Native
3 11 (12.09%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) Analytics
1 39 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 30 (32.97%) Data Pipeline
3 29 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (31.87%) Data Integration
3 29 (31.87%) ETL
4 24 (26.37%) Agile
5 21 (23.08%) Data Engineering
6 20 (21.98%) Data Analytics
6 20 (21.98%) Data Enrichment
6 20 (21.98%) UX Design
7 18 (19.78%) Data Architecture
7 18 (19.78%) Visualisation
8 17 (18.68%) Scrum
8 17 (18.68%) Time Management
9 16 (17.58%) CI/CD
9 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
10 15 (16.48%) Data Management
10 15 (16.48%) Physical Data Model
10 15 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) Python
3 17 (18.68%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) Go
5 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.89%) VBA
7 5 (5.49%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.30%) R
9 2 (2.20%) Scala
10 1 (1.10%) C#
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Istio
1 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Databricks
3 5 (5.49%) Syncsort
4 3 (3.30%) Citrix
4 3 (3.30%) Informatica
5 2 (2.20%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle
5 2 (2.20%) Teradata
6 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com