The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.13% 0.71% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 6.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £30,000 £24,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

Data Quality is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 60 50 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 11.26% 11.85% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 31
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -20.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Data Quality as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Merseyside

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Merseyside

Data Quality
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 5 £29,500 +20.40%
Wirral - 1 £32,500 -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) SAP
4 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (35.29%) Alteryx
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (23.53%) ERP
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Service Management
7 4 (23.53%) Remedy
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (23.53%) Validation
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) iPad
7 4 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.76%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) NDS
2 1 (5.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) Alteryx
2 6 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Remedy
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Tableau