The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 113 146
Rank change year-on-year +12 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 5 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 1.33% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.33% 10.40% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 1
Median salary £39,500 £34,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.66% -30.50%  
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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 150 250 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.05% 12.78% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 96 222 206
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (41.67%) Star Schema
4 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (41.67%) NHS
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) DTS
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) OLAP

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) DTS
2 5 (41.67%) OLAP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (41.67%) Power BI
2 5 (41.67%) Snowflake Schema
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (41.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Economics
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SAP