Data Quality Jobs in Scotland

Data Quality
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 174 192 186
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 -57
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 73 34 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.53% 0.70% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.30% 4.05% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 41
10th Percentile £43,875 £34,450 £34,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,939 £41,863
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +9.38%
75th Percentile £68,733 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £80,250 £63,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 646 839 910
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 13.51% 17.29% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 302 233 425
10th Percentile £22,250 £30,822 £26,450
25th Percentile £33,760 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% +1.49%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,250 £89,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +3.29%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Scotland

Data Quality
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in Scotland

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in Scotland

Data Quality
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 Quality within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. 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
Glasgow -35 39 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Edinburgh +33 18 £55,148 +0.27% 9
Aberdeen - 3 £100,000 - 1
Lanarkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Clackmannanshire - 2 £51,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £28,921 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £225,000 -
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (45.21%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 36 (49.32%) AWS
2 11 (15.07%) Power Platform
3 9 (12.33%) Azure
4 5 (6.85%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (5.48%) GitHub
6 3 (4.11%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (4.11%) GCP
6 3 (4.11%) Snowflake
7 2 (2.74%) Collibra
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.37%) Azure AKS
8 1 (1.37%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.37%) IaaS
8 1 (1.37%) PaaS
8 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) DMZ
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (15.07%) Power BI
2 6 (8.22%) Data Lake
3 5 (6.85%) Metadata
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.11%) Delta Lake
5 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.74%) Tableau
7 1 (1.37%) Ataccama
7 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) Big Data
7 1 (1.37%) Data Hub
7 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.37%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
1 4 (5.48%) SonarQube
2 3 (4.11%) CA Release Automation
2 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.11%) IBM UrbanCode
2 3 (4.11%) Mocha
2 3 (4.11%) Selenium
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.11%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 48 (65.75%) Finance
2 36 (49.32%) Marketing
3 33 (45.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 32 (43.84%) Law
5 12 (16.44%) Banking
6 8 (10.96%) Social Skills
7 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.48%) Legal
8 4 (5.48%) Retail
9 3 (4.11%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (2.74%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (2.74%) Local Government
11 1 (1.37%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Senior
2 40 (54.79%) Lead
3 32 (43.84%) Lead Software Engineer
3 32 (43.84%) Senior Software Engineer
3 32 (43.84%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Governance Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Data Governance Manager
8 3 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Governance Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Lead Data Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Lead Data Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (4.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) PySpark
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 2 (2.74%) Kafka
4 1 (1.37%) Middleware
4 1 (1.37%) Pandas
4 1 (1.37%) PyTorch
4 1 (1.37%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.37%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (1.37%) Clustering
2 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.37%) IoT
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (1.37%) PKI
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Agile
2 43 (58.90%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (54.79%) ETL
4 38 (52.05%) Data Engineering
5 37 (50.68%) Decision-Making
6 33 (45.21%) Artificial Intelligence
6 33 (45.21%) Machine Learning
6 33 (45.21%) Quality Management
7 32 (43.84%) Microservices
7 32 (43.84%) Operational Stability
7 32 (43.84%) SDLC
7 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
7 32 (43.84%) Tech Ops
8 20 (27.40%) Analytics
9 14 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (16.44%) Data Governance
11 11 (15.07%) Data Management
11 11 (15.07%) Visualisation
12 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
12 9 (12.33%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) Python
2 32 (43.84%) Java
3 19 (26.03%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) SOQL
4 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.37%) HND
2 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Kibana
1 3 (4.11%) Nagios
1 3 (4.11%) Prometheus
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Databricks
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Dynatrace
4 3 (4.11%) New Relic
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce
4 3 (4.11%) Splunk
4 3 (4.11%) Veracode
5 1 (1.37%) Amplitude
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.37%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) MicroStrategy