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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 16 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 225 188 198
Rank change year-on-year -37 +10 +46
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 132 85 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.21% 1.07% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.35% 7.56% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 75 79
10th Percentile £37,687 £34,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,625 £36,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +2.32%
75th Percentile £66,250 £54,375 £58,750
90th Percentile £76,500 £71,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +13.04%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,080 1,125 1,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.02% 14.16% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 825 938
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,000 £25,675
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,085
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,150 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in the Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the Midlands

Data Quality
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 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
West Midlands -22 101 £52,500 +5.00% 16
East Midlands -33 31 £60,000 +41.18% 9
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 77 (58.33%) SQL
2 71 (53.79%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (46.21%) Data Modelling
4 58 (43.94%) Agile
5 56 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (41.67%) Analytics
7 52 (39.39%) Power BI
7 52 (39.39%) Power Platform
8 51 (38.64%) ETL
9 50 (37.88%) Azure
10 44 (33.33%) Data Pipeline
11 42 (31.82%) Data Analytics
12 41 (31.06%) Data Engineering
13 38 (28.79%) Visualisation
14 37 (28.03%) Python
15 35 (26.52%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (24.24%) CI/CD
16 32 (24.24%) Finance
17 31 (23.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 30 (22.73%) Data Management
19 28 (21.21%) Scrum
19 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
19 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
19 28 (21.21%) Tableau
20 26 (19.70%) Project Management
20 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
21 25 (18.94%) Management Information System
22 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
22 24 (18.18%) Data Science
23 22 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (11.36%) Apache Airflow
2 14 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) HFM
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 52 (39.39%) Power Platform
2 50 (37.88%) Azure
3 21 (15.91%) AWS
4 20 (15.15%) GCP
5 17 (12.88%) Azure Data Factory
6 15 (11.36%) GitHub
6 15 (11.36%) Matillion
7 14 (10.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 14 (10.61%) Snowflake
8 13 (9.85%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 13 (9.85%) IaaS
8 13 (9.85%) PaaS
9 11 (8.33%) Amazon S3
9 11 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.52%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.52%) SaaS
11 1 (0.76%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.76%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.76%) Taleo
11 1 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) Intranet
2 2 (1.52%) AMQP
3 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
2 52 (39.39%) Power BI
3 31 (23.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (21.21%) Tableau
5 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
6 19 (14.39%) Data Lake
7 14 (10.61%) NoSQL
7 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (10.61%) Star Schema
8 12 (9.09%) BigQuery
9 11 (8.33%) Looker
9 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (6.82%) Metadata
11 4 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.03%) QlikView
12 3 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.52%) Big Data
13 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.52%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.64%) GitLab
3 11 (8.33%) JIRA
4 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.76%) Katalon Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 32 (24.24%) Finance
2 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (14.39%) Social Skills
4 16 (12.12%) Influencing Skills
5 14 (10.61%) Automotive
6 11 (8.33%) Documentation Skills
7 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
7 9 (6.82%) Retail
8 7 (5.30%) Law
9 6 (4.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (3.03%) Public Sector
11 3 (2.27%) Local Government
12 2 (1.52%) Marketing
12 2 (1.52%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (1.52%) Social Housing
13 1 (0.76%) Banking
13 1 (0.76%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.76%) Games
13 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 26 (19.70%) Developer
3 15 (11.36%) Analyst
4 11 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 11 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
5 9 (6.82%) Azure Developer
6 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (3.79%) Data Manager
8 5 (3.79%) Database Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Lead Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.79%) Senior Database Developer
9 4 (3.03%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.03%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) .NET
2 12 (9.09%) XML
3 11 (8.33%) JSON
3 11 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (1.52%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.52%) Kafka
4 2 (1.52%) Spring
4 2 (1.52%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) MDX
5 1 (0.76%) Velocity
5 1 (0.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Management Information System
2 22 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 18 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.55%) NHS
5 3 (2.27%) Housing Association
5 3 (2.27%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (2.27%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.76%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (53.79%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (46.21%) Data Modelling
3 58 (43.94%) Agile
4 55 (41.67%) Analytics
5 51 (38.64%) ETL
6 44 (33.33%) Data Pipeline
7 42 (31.82%) Data Analytics
8 41 (31.06%) Data Engineering
9 38 (28.79%) Visualisation
10 35 (26.52%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (24.24%) CI/CD
12 30 (22.73%) Data Management
13 28 (21.21%) Scrum
14 26 (19.70%) Project Management
15 24 (18.18%) Data Science
16 22 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (15.15%) Data Integration
18 18 (13.64%) Data Architecture
18 18 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
18 18 (13.64%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 77 (58.33%) SQL
2 37 (28.03%) Python
3 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
4 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.33%) C#
6 8 (6.06%) Java
7 4 (3.03%) R
8 3 (2.27%) VBA
9 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) PMP
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ACCA
4 1 (0.76%) CIMA
4 1 (0.76%) CSPO
4 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (13.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.64%) Google
3 14 (10.61%) SAP
4 10 (7.58%) Oracle
5 5 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.03%) Birst
6 4 (3.03%) IFS
6 4 (3.03%) Infor
7 3 (2.27%) Databricks
8 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Kronos
8 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.76%) Sage
8 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.76%) Workday