Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 351 351
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +74
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 211 193 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.25% 5.65% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 153 160 235
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,475 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -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 4,016 3,413 5,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.12% 11.68% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,162 2,725 4,395
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +6.67%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -1 111 £50,000 -7.41% 11
Berkshire -20 44 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Oxfordshire 0 37 £63,000 +101.37%
Hampshire -32 36 £47,500 +61.47% 4
Buckinghamshire -6 30 £33,000 -55.41% 3
West Sussex +4 29 £26,750 -43.68% 5
East Sussex -7 20 £46,000 -5.15% 4
Surrey -15 9 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Sussex - 6 £80,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 - 1
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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.

1 122 (57.82%) SQL
2 69 (32.70%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (29.86%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (24.64%) Data Governance
5 51 (24.17%) Microsoft
5 51 (24.17%) Finance
6 50 (23.70%) Data Management
7 49 (23.22%) Data Modelling
7 49 (23.22%) SQL Server
8 48 (22.75%) Analytics
9 45 (21.33%) ETL
10 43 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (18.96%) Degree
11 40 (18.96%) Microsoft Excel
12 36 (17.06%) Data Warehouse
13 35 (16.59%) Data Integration
14 31 (14.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 30 (14.22%) T-SQL
15 30 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (13.74%) Migration
17 28 (13.27%) Data Analysis
17 28 (13.27%) Oracle
17 28 (13.27%) Data Architecture
18 24 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (11.37%) Data Analytics
19 23 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (10.90%) Tableau
19 23 (10.90%) Validation
19 23 (10.90%) QA
19 23 (10.90%) Management Information System

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 17 (8.06%) SAS
2 8 (3.79%) Smallworld
3 6 (2.84%) Apache
4 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (18.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.95%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.79%) SaaS
4 5 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.95%) Office 365
8 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) Internet
2 5 (2.37%) SMS
3 3 (1.42%) WAN
4 2 (0.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.95%) LAN
5 1 (0.47%) Skype
5 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.47%) WebEx
5 1 (0.47%) Wireless
5 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.22%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.06%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (14.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (10.43%) Big Data
5 21 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (9.00%) Relational Database
7 18 (8.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (8.06%) Data Mining
8 17 (8.06%) Power BI
9 16 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (7.11%) Hadoop
11 14 (6.64%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (4.74%) OLAP
14 8 (3.79%) DataStage
15 6 (2.84%) QlikView
16 5 (2.37%) Data Mart
16 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
16 5 (2.37%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Selenium
1 5 (2.37%) Toad
1 5 (2.37%) YouTrack
2 3 (1.42%) LSMW
3 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 51 (24.17%) Finance
2 20 (9.48%) Marketing
3 16 (7.58%) Banking
4 8 (3.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.32%) Legal
6 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.95%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (36.97%) Analyst
2 41 (19.43%) Data Analyst
3 27 (12.80%) Developer
4 21 (9.95%) Architect
5 20 (9.48%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (9.00%) Data Architect
7 15 (7.11%) SQL Analyst
8 13 (6.16%) SQL Data Analyst
9 11 (5.21%) Consultant
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Data Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Data Consultant
12 7 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Data Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) SAP Developer
13 6 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (2.84%) Quality Analyst
13 6 (2.84%) Risk Analyst
13 6 (2.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.00%) HTML
2 9 (4.27%) .NET
3 7 (3.32%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (3.32%) XML
4 6 (2.84%) CSS
5 5 (2.37%) CakePHP
5 5 (2.37%) JSON
5 5 (2.37%) MDX
6 4 (1.90%) OAuth
6 4 (1.90%) SAML
6 4 (1.90%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (1.42%) BAPI
7 3 (1.42%) IDoc
8 2 (0.95%) J2EE
8 2 (0.95%) REST
8 2 (0.95%) SciPy
8 2 (0.95%) Web Services
9 1 (0.47%) D3.js
9 1 (0.47%) RESTful
9 1 (0.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 63 (29.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.32%) Reference Data
4 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.84%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.84%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.37%) CESG
5 5 (2.37%) Fintech
6 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.42%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.69%) Windows
2 11 (5.21%) Linux
3 3 (1.42%) Unix
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.70%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (24.64%) Data Governance
3 50 (23.70%) Data Management
4 49 (23.22%) Data Modelling
5 48 (22.75%) Analytics
6 45 (21.33%) ETL
7 43 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (16.59%) Data Integration
9 30 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (13.74%) Migration
11 28 (13.27%) Data Analysis
11 28 (13.27%) Data Architecture
12 24 (11.37%) Data Analytics
12 24 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (10.90%) Validation
14 21 (9.95%) Master Data Management
15 20 (9.48%) Waterfall
16 19 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (9.00%) Data Migration
16 19 (9.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 122 (57.82%) SQL
2 30 (14.22%) T-SQL
3 20 (9.48%) Python
4 18 (8.53%) Java
5 17 (8.06%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.11%) R
7 11 (5.21%) C#
7 11 (5.21%) PHP
8 10 (4.74%) C
9 7 (3.32%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.84%) VBA
11 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.37%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.90%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.90%) VB
13 3 (1.42%) ABAP
13 3 (1.42%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (18.96%) Degree
2 14 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.84%) MCITP
6 5 (2.37%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.37%) MBA
6 5 (2.37%) MCSE
7 4 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.95%) PhD
10 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.47%) MCSA
10 1 (0.47%) MCTS
10 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.90%) QA
2 13 (6.16%) SLA
3 7 (3.32%) GDPR
4 2 (0.95%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.42%) HDFS
4 2 (0.95%) Docker
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) Kibana
1 4 (1.90%) Puppet
2 3 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.95%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (24.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.27%) Oracle
3 23 (10.90%) Tableau
4 19 (9.00%) SAP
5 14 (6.64%) Talend
6 10 (4.74%) Informatica
7 7 (3.32%) Cognos
8 5 (2.37%) Alteryx
8 5 (2.37%) Cognizant
8 5 (2.37%) Google
8 5 (2.37%) Netezza
9 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.90%) Teradata
10 3 (1.42%) Remedy
10 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.95%) IBM
11 2 (0.95%) Marketo
11 2 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.95%) Pardot
11 2 (0.95%) Trillium