The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Cleansing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Cleansing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
UK / Scotland
Rank 134 158 149
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Data Cleansing 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.034% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.038% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% +3.75%  

Data Cleansing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2116 2646 2748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.49% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1706 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +5.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Data Cleansing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Cleansing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Dundee - 3 £44,500 -
Edinburgh -1 1 £55,500 +11.00% 2
Data Cleansing
UK

Data Cleansing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Cleansing 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

Data Cleansing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago