Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 288 331 333
Rank change year-on-year +43 +2 +39
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 241 227 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.73% 5.79% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 172 159 187
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,200 £27,800
90th Percentile £86,000 £79,000 £74,400
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -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 3,582 3,919 3,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.11% 13.46% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,660 3,114 2,872
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,995 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.01% +11.10% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,025 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +44 138 £58,250 +16.50% 14
Berkshire +21 86 £75,000 +50.00% 12
Buckinghamshire +43 47 £38,750 -12.92% 2
Hampshire +21 34 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey +32 18 £47,500 - 7
East Sussex +26 18 £47,500 +3.26%
West Sussex -14 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Kent - 10 £51,250 - 8
Oxfordshire +17 6 £61,250 +2.08%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 80 (33.20%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (31.95%) Data Management
3 73 (30.29%) SQL
3 73 (30.29%) Data Governance
4 64 (26.56%) Analytics
5 63 (26.14%) Data Modelling
6 61 (25.31%) SQL Server
7 53 (21.99%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
9 48 (19.92%) ETL
10 46 (19.09%) Degree
11 45 (18.67%) Project Management
12 42 (17.43%) Migration
13 40 (16.60%) SAP
13 40 (16.60%) Data Migration
14 39 (16.18%) Data Integration
15 34 (14.11%) Finance
15 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (13.69%) Validation
17 32 (13.28%) Data Architecture
17 32 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (12.86%) Informatica
19 30 (12.45%) Power Platform
19 30 (12.45%) Driving Licence
19 30 (12.45%) Power BI
19 30 (12.45%) Big Data
20 29 (12.03%) Data Science
21 28 (11.62%) Metadata Management
21 28 (11.62%) Data Cleansing

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 20 (8.30%) Smallworld
2 17 (7.05%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.98%) Confluence
4 4 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.24%) SAS
6 2 (0.83%) Apache
6 2 (0.83%) Appian
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (11.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.41%) Notepad++
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.07%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.66%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.41%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.45%) Power Platform
2 23 (9.54%) Dynamics 365
3 21 (8.71%) Azure
4 18 (7.47%) AWS
5 15 (6.22%) GCP
6 10 (4.15%) BrowserStack
6 10 (4.15%) Datadog
7 9 (3.73%) SaaS
8 8 (3.32%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.90%) Office 365
10 6 (2.49%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.24%) Boomi
12 2 (0.83%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.41%) Google Sheets
13 1 (0.41%) PaaS
13 1 (0.41%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.31%) SQL Server
2 53 (21.99%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (12.45%) Big Data
3 30 (12.45%) Power BI
4 20 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.81%) Star Schema
6 13 (5.39%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.98%) GIS
7 12 (4.98%) MongoDB
8 11 (4.56%) Redis
9 10 (4.15%) EDMS
9 10 (4.15%) MySQL
9 10 (4.15%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (2.90%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.49%) Data Mart
11 6 (2.49%) QlikView
11 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.64%) Git (software)
1 16 (6.64%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.22%) ERwin
3 14 (5.81%) JIRA
4 10 (4.15%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.15%) Selenium
5 6 (2.49%) Maven
6 4 (1.66%) LSMW
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.41%) Hudson
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (14.11%) Finance
2 15 (6.22%) Retail
3 14 (5.81%) Marketing
3 14 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.32%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.66%) Fire and Rescue
7 3 (1.24%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.41%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Police
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (19.50%) Data Manager
2 36 (14.94%) Analyst
3 23 (9.54%) Architect
3 23 (9.54%) Developer
4 21 (8.71%) Data Architect
5 20 (8.30%) Data Analyst
6 19 (7.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 19 (7.88%) Fibre Planner
7 15 (6.22%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.81%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.56%) Data Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Administrator
10 10 (4.15%) Data Governance Analyst
10 10 (4.15%) Data Governance Manager
10 10 (4.15%) Development Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Governance Manager
10 10 (4.15%) Software Development Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Software Test Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.05%) Kafka
2 10 (4.15%) Redux
2 10 (4.15%) Spring Boot
3 6 (2.49%) .NET
3 6 (2.49%) OAuth
3 6 (2.49%) SAML
3 6 (2.49%) Spark Streaming
4 4 (1.66%) BAPI
5 3 (1.24%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) jQuery
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) Middleware
6 2 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) EDI
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) MDX
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.41%) Web Services
7 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.45%) Driving Licence
3 25 (10.37%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.22%) Virtual Team
5 11 (4.56%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.90%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.49%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.49%) CESG
7 6 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.83%) Life Science
8 2 (0.83%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Fibre Optics
9 1 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) PMI
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.24%) Linux
1 3 (1.24%) Windows
2 1 (0.41%) Solaris
2 1 (0.41%) Unix
2 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.20%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (31.95%) Data Management
3 73 (30.29%) Data Governance
4 64 (26.56%) Analytics
5 63 (26.14%) Data Modelling
6 48 (19.92%) ETL
7 45 (18.67%) Project Management
8 42 (17.43%) Migration
9 40 (16.60%) Data Migration
10 39 (16.18%) Data Integration
11 33 (13.69%) Validation
12 32 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (13.28%) Data Architecture
12 32 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (12.03%) Data Science
14 28 (11.62%) Data Cleansing
14 28 (11.62%) Metadata Management
15 27 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (9.96%) ERP
17 23 (9.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.29%) SQL
2 19 (7.88%) T-SQL
3 16 (6.64%) Python
4 15 (6.22%) Java
5 7 (2.90%) C
5 7 (2.90%) C#
6 6 (2.49%) R
6 6 (2.49%) VBA
7 5 (2.07%) Scala
8 3 (1.24%) HiveQL
8 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (19.09%) Degree
2 12 (4.98%) Master's Degree
3 8 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.49%) AWS Certification
5 6 (2.49%) MCITP
5 6 (2.49%) MCSE
5 6 (2.49%) PMP
6 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.37%) GDPR
2 15 (6.22%) PMO
3 6 (2.49%) NCSC
3 6 (2.49%) NIST
4 5 (2.07%) COBIT
5 2 (0.83%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.83%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) QA
6 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (6.64%) Docker
2 6 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.83%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.83%) HDFS
5 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.15%) Kibana
1 10 (4.15%) Marathon
1 10 (4.15%) Mesos
2 6 (2.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.41%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.60%) SAP
3 31 (12.86%) Informatica
4 22 (9.13%) Oracle
5 12 (4.98%) Tableau
6 10 (4.15%) Google
6 10 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.32%) Pega
8 7 (2.90%) Aprimo
9 6 (2.49%) Jitterbit
10 4 (1.66%) Cognos
10 4 (1.66%) IBM
11 3 (1.24%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.83%) Anaplan
12 2 (0.83%) BT
12 2 (0.83%) Dell
12 2 (0.83%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.83%) Pardot
12 2 (0.83%) Splunk
13 1 (0.41%) Sun