The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 204 238
Rank change year-on-year -4 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 39 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.99% 4.69% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 14
Median salary £34,000 £37,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% -16.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £51,000
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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 651 682 797
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.69% 12.00% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 494 553 640
Median salary £37,600 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.16% +5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in the North West

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the North West

Data Quality
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Manchester -19 23 £34,000 -7.48% 3
Merseyside +1 9 £33,750 +20.53%
Cheshire +8 6 £37,500 +1.35% 3
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 42 (50.00%) Finance
2 41 (48.81%) SQL
3 39 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (40.48%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 30 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 30 (35.71%) ETL
6 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
7 26 (30.95%) Data Management
8 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (29.76%) Degree
9 23 (27.38%) E-Commerce
9 23 (27.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 21 (25.00%) Data Modelling
11 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (23.81%) Retail
12 19 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
14 15 (17.86%) Billing
14 15 (17.86%) Analytics
15 12 (14.29%) Data Architecture
15 12 (14.29%) ITIL
16 11 (13.10%) Risk Management
16 11 (13.10%) Change Management
16 11 (13.10%) Benchmarking
16 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (9.52%) SAS
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.38%) GroupWise
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (7.14%) MS Office
3 6 (7.14%) SPSS
4 3 (3.57%) Stata
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (2.38%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (27.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.14%) Big Data
7 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (7.14%) Power BI
8 5 (5.95%) Data Mining
8 5 (5.95%) QlikView
9 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.38%) Pentaho
10 2 (2.38%) SAS EBI
11 1 (1.19%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (23.81%) Retail
3 15 (17.86%) Billing
4 5 (5.95%) Legal
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
7 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Database Developer
4 19 (22.62%) SQL Developer
5 18 (21.43%) SQL Database Developer
5 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Data Analyst
7 11 (13.10%) Commercial Manager
8 10 (11.90%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Architect
9 8 (9.52%) ETL Developer
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
10 7 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
11 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Data Analyst
12 5 (5.95%) Service Analyst
13 4 (4.76%) Data Manager
14 3 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
1 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (35.71%) ETL
3 26 (30.95%) Data Management
4 23 (27.38%) E-Commerce
5 21 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (17.86%) Analytics
9 12 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 12 (14.29%) ITIL
10 11 (13.10%) Benchmarking
10 11 (13.10%) Change Management
10 11 (13.10%) Cost Transparency
10 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis
10 11 (13.10%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.52%) CRM
11 8 (9.52%) Validation
12 6 (7.14%) Data Analytics
12 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.81%) SQL
2 21 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.33%) R
4 5 (5.95%) Python
5 3 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.57%) VBA
6 2 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (29.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) CCA
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) NDS
2 2 (2.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) SAP
3 9 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle
4 8 (9.52%) Teradata
5 6 (7.14%) Alteryx
5 6 (7.14%) Tableau
6 5 (5.95%) Remedy
7 3 (3.57%) Talend
8 2 (2.38%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
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