Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 254 276 334
Rank change year-on-year +22 +58 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 40 244 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.97% 0.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.88% 6.87% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 180 161
Median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% -5.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,030 3,553 3,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.68% 14.10% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 809 2,658 3,099
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the South East

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in the South East.

Salary trend for Data Quality in the South East

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the South East

Data Quality
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 October 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +29 14 £60,000 +1.69% 7
Buckinghamshire +40 12 £70,000 +86.67% 5
Surrey +87 7 £70,000 +27.27%
Hampshire +85 7 £65,000 +44.44% 1
East Sussex +38 4 £44,750 -5.79%
Kent +47 3 £33,250 -35.12%
West Sussex +39 2 - -
Berkshire +21 2 £36,250 -51.67%
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Data Governance
3 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) Data Analysis
5 12 (30.00%) ETL
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 11 (27.50%) Data Architecture
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.00%) Power BI
7 10 (25.00%) Power Platform
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (22.50%) Data Management
9 8 (20.00%) Azure
10 7 (17.50%) AWS
10 7 (17.50%) Data Migration
10 7 (17.50%) Migration
10 7 (17.50%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (17.50%) GDPR
10 7 (17.50%) Data Strategy
10 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
11 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.00%) Decision-Making
11 6 (15.00%) Sun
11 6 (15.00%) Solaris
11 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
11 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Appian
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.50%) Movex
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 8 (20.00%) Azure
3 7 (17.50%) AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Power BI
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.50%) OLTP
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.50%) BODI
5 3 (7.50%) QlikView
5 3 (7.50%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) LSMW
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Local Government
2 2 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.50%) French Language
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Data Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 4 (10.00%) ETL Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Data Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Data Migration Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SAP Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) BAPI
1 1 (2.50%) IDoc
1 1 (2.50%) JSON
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Solaris
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Data Governance
2 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (32.50%) Data Analysis
4 12 (30.00%) ETL
5 11 (27.50%) Data Architecture
6 9 (22.50%) Data Management
7 7 (17.50%) Data Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Data Strategy
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.00%) Decision-Making
8 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.50%) Analytics
9 5 (12.50%) Information Security
9 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (10.00%) Architecture Governance
10 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
10 4 (10.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) GDPR
2 5 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Sun
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Databricks
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards