Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 338 358
Rank change year-on-year +14 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 226 227 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.78% 6.06% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 168 195 199
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,700 £29,000 £29,650
90th Percentile £78,750 £74,000 £77,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 3,910 3,744 4,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.59% 12.33% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,130 2,998 3,531
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +16 114 £55,000 +5.77% 8
Berkshire +24 78 £50,000 -3.85% 1
Surrey +25 36 £47,500 -13.64% 7
West Sussex +17 34 £53,750 -17.31% 2
Hampshire -14 34 £50,000 +63.93% 5
Oxfordshire +20 20 £60,000 -17.24% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 16 £45,000 +9.09% 4
East Sussex -14 5 £54,500 +9.00% 2
Sussex 0 2 £60,000 +4.35%
Middlesex +7 1 £75,000 +23.97%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 86 (38.05%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (35.84%) Microsoft
3 78 (34.51%) SQL
4 63 (27.88%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (25.22%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (23.45%) Data Management
7 52 (23.01%) Data Modelling
8 50 (22.12%) SQL Server
8 50 (22.12%) Analytics
8 50 (22.12%) Data Governance
9 44 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (18.58%) Data Integration
10 42 (18.58%) Oracle
10 42 (18.58%) ETL
11 41 (18.14%) ITIL
12 39 (17.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (15.93%) Microsoft Excel
13 36 (15.93%) Project Management
14 35 (15.49%) Management Information System
15 34 (15.04%) T-SQL
15 34 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 33 (14.60%) Relational Database
17 32 (14.16%) Big Data
17 32 (14.16%) Data Architecture
17 32 (14.16%) Degree
17 32 (14.16%) BusinessObjects
18 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (12.39%) Finance
20 28 (12.39%) Migration

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 16 (7.08%) CMS
2 10 (4.42%) SAS
3 9 (3.98%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.54%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.88%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Smallworld
Applications
1 36 (15.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.54%) AutoCAD
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) SAP ERP
1 4 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.29%) SaaS
3 17 (7.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (4.42%) PaaS
5 9 (3.98%) IaaS
6 7 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.88%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.44%) Office 365
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.65%) Firewall
2 4 (1.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) GSM
3 1 (0.44%) LTE
3 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.44%) UMTS
3 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.22%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (22.12%) SQL Server
3 34 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (14.60%) Relational Database
5 32 (14.16%) Big Data
5 32 (14.16%) BusinessObjects
6 29 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (10.62%) RDBMS
7 24 (10.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (9.73%) Power BI
9 21 (9.29%) SAP Data Services
10 18 (7.96%) NoSQL
11 15 (6.64%) Hadoop
11 15 (6.64%) Star Schema
12 14 (6.19%) MS Access
13 11 (4.87%) MySQL
14 10 (4.42%) GIS
14 10 (4.42%) OLAP
15 9 (3.98%) Data Lake
15 9 (3.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (4.42%) LSMW
2 9 (3.98%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.77%) ERwin
5 3 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 28 (12.39%) Finance
2 16 (7.08%) Marketing
3 12 (5.31%) Retail
4 10 (4.42%) Publishing
5 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.33%) Banking
6 3 (1.33%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Local Government
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (15.49%) Developer
2 30 (13.27%) Analyst
3 29 (12.83%) Architect
3 29 (12.83%) Data Architect
4 17 (7.52%) Service Manager
5 16 (7.08%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 16 (7.08%) Configuration Manager
6 15 (6.64%) Data Analyst
7 14 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (5.31%) Administrator
8 12 (5.31%) Consultant
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.54%) GIS Consultant
10 8 (3.54%) Senior GIS Consultant
10 8 (3.54%) SSRS Developer
11 7 (3.10%) Data Manager
11 7 (3.10%) SAS Developer
12 6 (2.65%) DBA
12 6 (2.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.64%) XML
2 13 (5.75%) .NET
3 12 (5.31%) OAuth
3 12 (5.31%) SAML
4 10 (4.42%) BAPI
4 10 (4.42%) MDX
5 9 (3.98%) Web Services
6 7 (3.10%) Kafka
7 6 (2.65%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.65%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (2.65%) Entity Framework
7 6 (2.65%) IDoc
8 2 (0.88%) Akka
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Tez
8 2 (0.88%) HTML
8 2 (0.88%) J2EE
8 2 (0.88%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.44%) ADO
9 1 (0.44%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (27.88%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.52%) CESG
4 15 (6.64%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.98%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.77%) User Experience
8 3 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Pricing Data
9 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.88%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.44%) Acoustics
10 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.44%) CMDB
10 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.10%) Linux
2 3 (1.33%) Unix
2 3 (1.33%) Windows
3 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (38.05%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (23.45%) Data Management
3 52 (23.01%) Data Modelling
4 50 (22.12%) Analytics
4 50 (22.12%) Data Governance
5 44 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (18.58%) Data Integration
6 42 (18.58%) ETL
7 41 (18.14%) ITIL
8 39 (17.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (15.93%) Project Management
10 32 (14.16%) Data Architecture
11 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (12.39%) Migration
13 26 (11.50%) Data Strategy
14 25 (11.06%) Data Migration
15 24 (10.62%) Logistics
16 23 (10.18%) SDLC
17 21 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (9.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.51%) SQL
2 34 (15.04%) T-SQL
3 14 (6.19%) R
4 13 (5.75%) C#
5 10 (4.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 8 (3.54%) Java
7 7 (3.10%) Python
8 6 (2.65%) ABAP
9 5 (2.21%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.77%) C
10 4 (1.77%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.88%) HiveQL
11 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (14.16%) Degree
2 21 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.96%) MCITP
4 17 (7.52%) MCSE
5 13 (5.75%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (4.87%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.65%) Master's Degree
9 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.33%) SAS Certification
11 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.44%) ISEB
12 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.44%) OCA
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.19%) QA
2 10 (4.42%) GDPR
3 4 (1.77%) SLA
4 3 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) HDFS
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) Puppet
2 2 (0.88%) Kibana
2 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.88%) Terraform
3 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 81 (35.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.58%) Oracle
3 24 (10.62%) SAP
4 18 (7.96%) Informatica
5 17 (7.52%) Snow
6 15 (6.64%) Tableau
7 9 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.54%) ESRI
9 6 (2.65%) Cisco
9 6 (2.65%) IBM
9 6 (2.65%) Teradata
10 5 (2.21%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.21%) Trillium
11 4 (1.77%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.88%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.88%) Databricks
12 2 (0.88%) Netezza
12 2 (0.88%) Talend