Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 1 8 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.23% 1.19% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.04% 11.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median annual salary - - -
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% +10.53%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 49 71 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.16% 10.52% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 27
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,600
90th Percentile £48,250 £57,500 £55,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Northern Ireland

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Data Quality in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA