Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 315 329 364
Rank change year-on-year +14 +35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 215 243 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.80% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.77% 6.00% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 155 170 161
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,125 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 3,725 4,050 3,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.07% 13.41% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,829 3,168 2,795
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% -3.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +37 109 £45,000 -18.18% 19
Berkshire +21 68 £45,000 -21.74% 14
Hampshire +19 48 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +31 38 £39,750 +1.92% 5
East Sussex +13 19 £47,500 +3.26% 4
West Sussex -35 13 £50,000 +2.56% 7
Kent - 10 £52,500 - 2
Surrey +15 8 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Oxfordshire +21 4 £60,000 -4.76%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 88 (40.93%) SQL
2 87 (40.47%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (38.14%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (32.09%) Data Management
5 67 (31.16%) Data Governance
6 64 (29.77%) Data Modelling
7 63 (29.30%) Analytics
8 60 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (27.91%) Degree
9 58 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (26.98%) Finance
10 55 (25.58%) ETL
11 47 (21.86%) SAP
12 45 (20.93%) Project Management
13 43 (20.00%) Data Integration
14 41 (19.07%) Oracle
15 39 (18.14%) Problem-Solving
16 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
17 35 (16.28%) Master Data Management
18 34 (15.81%) Big Data
19 33 (15.35%) Data Science
20 32 (14.88%) BusinessObjects
20 32 (14.88%) Migration
21 31 (14.42%) Management Information System
21 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
22 29 (13.49%) Data Architecture
22 29 (13.49%) Computer Science
22 29 (13.49%) Marketing
23 28 (13.02%) Amazon AWS
24 26 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel

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 18 (8.37%) SAS
2 17 (7.91%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.12%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.65%) IIS
5 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.93%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Appian
6 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.47%) Smallworld
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.12%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) SPSS
4 2 (0.93%) SPSS Modeler
5 1 (0.47%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.47%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 10 (4.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (2.33%) SAP ERP
2 5 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.86%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.40%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (0.93%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.93%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.47%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.02%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
5 12 (5.58%) Amazon S3
5 12 (5.58%) Power Platform
6 8 (3.72%) SaaS
7 7 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (2.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.47%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Office 365
9 1 (0.47%) PaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (38.14%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (15.81%) Big Data
3 32 (14.88%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.91%) Hadoop
6 16 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.51%) NoSQL
8 13 (6.05%) OLAP
8 13 (6.05%) SAP BW
9 12 (5.58%) Data Lake
9 12 (5.58%) Power BI
9 12 (5.58%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.12%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (5.12%) SAP Data Services
10 11 (5.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 10 (4.65%) SAP HANA
11 10 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (4.19%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (3.72%) Lumira
13 8 (3.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (2.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.79%) Maven
3 5 (2.33%) ERwin
3 5 (2.33%) LSMW
4 3 (1.40%) JIRA
5 2 (0.93%) Hudson
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 58 (26.98%) Finance
2 29 (13.49%) Marketing
3 14 (6.51%) Legal
4 11 (5.12%) Retail
4 11 (5.12%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Billing
6 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 53 (24.65%) Analyst
2 39 (18.14%) Data Manager
3 24 (11.16%) Developer
4 21 (9.77%) Data Analyst
5 17 (7.91%) Architect
6 16 (7.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 15 (6.98%) Data Architect
8 12 (5.58%) Data Engineer
8 12 (5.58%) Development Manager
8 12 (5.58%) Master Data Manager
9 10 (4.65%) SAS Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Data Governance Analyst
11 8 (3.72%) Data Governance Manager
11 8 (3.72%) Governance Manager
11 8 (3.72%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.72%) Python Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Administrator
13 6 (2.79%) Operations Analyst
13 6 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) Kafka
2 6 (2.79%) OAuth
2 6 (2.79%) SAML
2 6 (2.79%) Spark Streaming
2 6 (2.79%) XML
3 5 (2.33%) BAPI
4 3 (1.40%) Web Services
5 2 (0.93%) .NET
5 2 (0.93%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.47%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (0.47%) J2EE
6 1 (0.47%) Java EE
6 1 (0.47%) JSON
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (14.42%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.91%) Data Structures
4 11 (5.12%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.72%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.26%) User Experience
7 6 (2.79%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.79%) CESG
8 5 (2.33%) Life Science
8 5 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.33%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.47%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.47%) NHS
10 1 (0.47%) Social Media
10 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.12%) Solaris
2 4 (1.86%) Linux
2 4 (1.86%) Unix
3 3 (1.40%) Windows
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.47%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (32.09%) Data Management
3 67 (31.16%) Data Governance
4 64 (29.77%) Data Modelling
5 63 (29.30%) Analytics
6 58 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (25.58%) ETL
8 45 (20.93%) Project Management
9 43 (20.00%) Data Integration
10 39 (18.14%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (16.28%) Master Data Management
12 33 (15.35%) Data Science
13 32 (14.88%) Migration
14 29 (13.49%) Computer Science
14 29 (13.49%) Data Architecture
15 25 (11.63%) Business Analysis
15 25 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (11.63%) Data Strategy
16 24 (11.16%) Data Engineering
16 24 (11.16%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 88 (40.93%) SQL
2 18 (8.37%) Python
3 13 (6.05%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.12%) Java
4 11 (5.12%) SAS Macro
5 7 (3.26%) C
5 7 (3.26%) R
5 7 (3.26%) Scala
6 5 (2.33%) VBA
7 4 (1.86%) C#
7 4 (1.86%) HiveQL
8 2 (0.93%) ABAP
8 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) C++
9 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (27.91%) Degree
2 19 (8.84%) Master's Degree
3 9 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.79%) AWS Certification
5 6 (2.79%) MCITP
5 6 (2.79%) MCSE
5 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.86%) PMP
7 3 (1.40%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.77%) GDPR
2 6 (2.79%) NCSC
2 6 (2.79%) NIST
2 6 (2.79%) PMO
3 3 (1.40%) COBIT
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.93%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.79%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.79%) Docker
2 3 (1.40%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.40%) HDFS
2 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.40%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Check_MK
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) Rsyslog
4 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (21.86%) SAP
2 41 (19.07%) Oracle
3 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
4 25 (11.63%) Informatica
5 18 (8.37%) Tableau
6 14 (6.51%) Google
6 14 (6.51%) Pega
7 13 (6.05%) Aprimo
8 11 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.40%) Cognos
9 3 (1.40%) Siebel
10 2 (0.93%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.93%) BT
10 2 (0.93%) Pardot
10 2 (0.93%) Talend
10 2 (0.93%) Teradata
10 2 (0.93%) VMware
11 1 (0.47%) Databricks
11 1 (0.47%) Jitterbit