Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 249 313 362
Rank change year-on-year +64 +49 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 260 223 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.12% 0.83% 0.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.82% 5.88% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 186 171 170
South East median annual salary £58,250 £53,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% +3.88% +6.19%
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £106,500 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 3,326 3,795 3,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.29% 14.20% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,489 3,010 3,049
South East median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £73,150
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 January 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 17 January 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 +68 137 £65,000 +30.00% 11
Berkshire +66 96 £80,000 +60.00% 8
Surrey +49 60 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Buckinghamshire +29 38 £38,500 +2.67% 3
Hampshire +12 34 £37,500 -29.25% 1
West Sussex +1 13 £37,500 -34.78% 3
East Sussex +2 10 £90,000 +65.14% 2
Oxfordshire -5 3 £62,500 +2.04%
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 104 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (33.46%) SQL
3 84 (32.31%) Data Modelling
4 76 (29.23%) SQL Server
5 71 (27.31%) ETL
6 68 (26.15%) Microsoft
7 66 (25.38%) Data Governance
8 63 (24.23%) Data Management
9 60 (23.08%) Analytics
10 59 (22.69%) Data Integration
11 53 (20.38%) Migration
12 52 (20.00%) Data Migration
13 51 (19.62%) Data Warehouse
14 50 (19.23%) Power BI
14 50 (19.23%) Power Platform
15 46 (17.69%) Finance
15 46 (17.69%) Data Analysis
16 43 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (16.15%) Data Architecture
18 40 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
19 37 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (14.23%) Management Information System
19 37 (14.23%) Informatica
20 36 (13.85%) Degree
21 33 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
21 33 (12.69%) Visualisation
21 33 (12.69%) Project Management
22 32 (12.31%) SAP
23 31 (11.92%) Validation
24 29 (11.15%) Mathematics

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 25 (9.62%) Smallworld
2 11 (4.23%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.85%) Confluence
4 5 (1.92%) SAS
4 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.54%) Apache
6 2 (0.77%) Appian
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (10.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.69%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.92%) SAP MDG
4 3 (1.15%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.23%) Power Platform
2 14 (5.38%) Boomi
3 11 (4.23%) Office 365
4 10 (3.85%) Azure
4 10 (3.85%) BrowserStack
4 10 (3.85%) Datadog
4 10 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (2.69%) AWS
5 7 (2.69%) SaaS
6 5 (1.92%) GCP
7 4 (1.54%) Tricentis Tosca
8 3 (1.15%) iPaaS
8 3 (1.15%) Serverless
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.38%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.38%) IaaS
9 1 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 51 (19.62%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (19.23%) Power BI
4 37 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 21 (8.08%) Big Data
7 17 (6.54%) Data Lake
7 17 (6.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (5.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 15 (5.77%) Star Schema
9 12 (4.62%) GIS
10 10 (3.85%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.85%) Redis
10 10 (3.85%) SAP BW
11 9 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (3.46%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.46%) SAP Data Services
12 8 (3.08%) QlikView
13 7 (2.69%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 15 (5.77%) ERwin
2 14 (5.38%) Selenium
3 13 (5.00%) JIRA
4 11 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.15%) LSMW
6 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (17.69%) Finance
2 19 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.54%) Retail
4 8 (3.08%) Legal
5 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.54%) Automotive
6 4 (1.54%) Banking
6 4 (1.54%) Fire and Rescue
6 4 (1.54%) Police
7 3 (1.15%) Marketing
8 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (17.69%) Analyst
2 36 (13.85%) Data Analyst
3 33 (12.69%) Developer
4 32 (12.31%) Data Manager
5 31 (11.92%) Architect
6 25 (9.62%) Fibre Planner
7 20 (7.69%) Data Architect
8 19 (7.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 15 (5.77%) Technical Leader
10 14 (5.38%) Administrator
11 10 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
11 10 (3.85%) Development Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Software Development Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Test Development Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Test Engineer
12 9 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 9 (3.46%) Data Governance Manager
12 9 (3.46%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.85%) Kafka
1 10 (3.85%) Redux
1 10 (3.85%) Spring Boot
2 6 (2.31%) .NET
3 4 (1.54%) IDoc
3 4 (1.54%) Middleware
4 3 (1.15%) BAPI
4 3 (1.15%) HTML
4 3 (1.15%) jQuery
4 3 (1.15%) JSON
4 3 (1.15%) REST
5 2 (0.77%) J2EE
5 2 (0.77%) PySpark
6 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.38%) COM
6 1 (0.38%) EDI
6 1 (0.38%) MDX
6 1 (0.38%) NumPy
6 1 (0.38%) Pandas
6 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.23%) Management Information System
2 25 (9.62%) Driving Licence
3 24 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.77%) Reinsurance
4 15 (5.77%) Tandem
5 14 (5.38%) Virtual Team
6 11 (4.23%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.69%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.54%) Social Media
10 2 (0.77%) CMDB
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) PMI
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.15%) Solaris
2 2 (0.77%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Unix
3 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (32.31%) Data Modelling
3 71 (27.31%) ETL
4 66 (25.38%) Data Governance
5 63 (24.23%) Data Management
6 60 (23.08%) Analytics
7 59 (22.69%) Data Integration
8 53 (20.38%) Migration
9 52 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 46 (17.69%) Data Analysis
11 43 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (16.15%) Data Architecture
13 40 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
14 33 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
14 33 (12.69%) Project Management
14 33 (12.69%) Visualisation
15 31 (11.92%) Validation
16 29 (11.15%) Mathematics
17 27 (10.38%) Mentoring
18 24 (9.23%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 87 (33.46%) SQL
2 23 (8.85%) Python
3 22 (8.46%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.38%) Java
5 12 (4.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (2.31%) C
6 6 (2.31%) C#
6 6 (2.31%) VBA
7 5 (1.92%) R
8 3 (1.15%) ABAP
8 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.15%) VB
9 2 (0.77%) C++
9 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.38%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (13.85%) Degree
2 11 (4.23%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.77%) PMP
6 1 (0.38%) APMP
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.85%) GDPR
2 16 (6.15%) QA
3 11 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.23%) PMO
4 4 (1.54%) COBIT
4 4 (1.54%) SLA
5 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (3.85%) Docker
2 4 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.85%) Kibana
1 10 (3.85%) Marathon
1 10 (3.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 68 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.23%) Informatica
3 32 (12.31%) SAP
4 17 (6.54%) Tableau
5 13 (5.00%) Oracle
6 11 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.08%) IBM
8 7 (2.69%) Jitterbit
9 6 (2.31%) Cognos
10 5 (1.92%) Google
11 4 (1.54%) Anaplan
11 4 (1.54%) Dell
11 4 (1.54%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.54%) Sybase
12 3 (1.15%) HubSpot
12 3 (1.15%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.15%) Splunk
12 3 (1.15%) Sun
13 2 (0.77%) BT
13 2 (0.77%) Talend