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

Data Quality
England > South East
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 262 294 368
Rank change year-on-year +32 +74 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 204 247 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 0.93% 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.89% 6.36% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 143 196 162
Median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £49,350
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +11.45% +1.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £101,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,607 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.40% +10.58% +4.00%

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 2,962 3,884 4,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.88% 14.62% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,294 3,027 3,190
Median annual salary £51,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% +10.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,700 £71,250
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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in the South East over the 6 months to 2 April 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 2 April 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 +20 80 £72,500 +52.63% 8
Surrey +80 68 £68,750 +44.74%
Berkshire +37 60 £75,000 +57.89% 7
Hampshire +7 27 £45,750 -20.43% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Sussex +6 14 £38,750 -32.61% 2
East Sussex +8 11 £42,500 -20.56% 3
Oxfordshire +10 3 £62,500 -16.67%
Kent +9 1 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 103 (50.49%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (45.10%) SQL
3 79 (38.73%) Data Modelling
4 78 (38.24%) ETL
5 61 (29.90%) Data Integration
6 57 (27.94%) Data Analysis
7 53 (25.98%) Microsoft
7 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
8 52 (25.49%) Analytics
9 48 (23.53%) Finance
10 46 (22.55%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (22.55%) Power BI
10 46 (22.55%) Power Platform
11 41 (20.10%) Data Management
12 40 (19.61%) Python
12 40 (19.61%) Data Governance
13 35 (17.16%) Management Information System
13 35 (17.16%) Visualisation
14 34 (16.67%) Data Architecture
14 34 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (16.18%) Degree
15 33 (16.18%) Data Migration
15 33 (16.18%) Migration
16 30 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (14.22%) Data Cleansing
18 28 (13.73%) Informatica
19 26 (12.75%) Relational Database
20 25 (12.25%) Data Analytics
20 25 (12.25%) QA

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 9 (4.41%) Apache Spark
1 9 (4.41%) Smallworld
2 7 (3.43%) SAS
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.98%) Appian
6 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.92%) SAP MDG
2 5 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.96%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.96%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 46 (22.55%) Power Platform
2 14 (6.86%) Boomi
3 9 (4.41%) AWS
4 8 (3.92%) Azure
5 7 (3.43%) GCP
5 7 (3.43%) SaaS
6 5 (2.45%) Office 365
6 5 (2.45%) Serverless
7 4 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.96%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.98%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.49%) IaaS
9 1 (0.49%) PaaS
9 1 (0.49%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
2 46 (22.55%) Data Warehouse
2 46 (22.55%) Power BI
3 34 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (12.75%) Relational Database
5 23 (11.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (10.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 19 (9.31%) Data Lake
8 16 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (7.35%) SAP Data Services
10 14 (6.86%) Big Data
11 13 (6.37%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (5.88%) SAP BW
13 9 (4.41%) Hadoop
14 8 (3.92%) NoSQL
15 7 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (3.43%) PowerCenter
15 7 (3.43%) QlikView
15 7 (3.43%) Star Schema
16 6 (2.94%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.94%) LSMW
2 4 (1.96%) Selenium
3 2 (0.98%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.49%) ERwin
4 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) GitLab
4 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 48 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.45%) Retail
4 4 (1.96%) Banking
4 4 (1.96%) Publishing
5 3 (1.47%) Automotive
5 3 (1.47%) Marketing
5 3 (1.47%) Police
5 3 (1.47%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (23.04%) Analyst
2 38 (18.63%) Data Analyst
3 32 (15.69%) Developer
4 24 (11.76%) Architect
5 19 (9.31%) Technical Leader
6 14 (6.86%) SAP Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Data Manager
8 11 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 10 (4.90%) Data Architect
10 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (4.41%) Fibre Planner
11 8 (3.92%) Administrator
11 8 (3.92%) Head of Architecture
11 8 (3.92%) Head of Data Architecture
11 8 (3.92%) Informatica Architect
12 7 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.94%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.94%) Data Migration Developer
13 6 (2.94%) Data Modeller
14 5 (2.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.96%) BAPI
1 4 (1.96%) IDoc
1 4 (1.96%) Middleware
2 2 (0.98%) .NET
2 2 (0.98%) CSS
2 2 (0.98%) HTML
2 2 (0.98%) J2EE
2 2 (0.98%) JSON
2 2 (0.98%) PySpark
2 2 (0.98%) REST
3 1 (0.49%) COM
3 1 (0.49%) MDX
3 1 (0.49%) NumPy
3 1 (0.49%) Pandas
3 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.16%) Management Information System
2 30 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.31%) Reinsurance
3 19 (9.31%) Tandem
4 10 (4.90%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.92%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.96%) CMDB
7 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.47%) Social Media
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.49%) NHS
10 1 (0.49%) Replication
10 1 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.49%) Social Network
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.47%) Unix
2 2 (0.98%) Solaris
3 1 (0.49%) Windows
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (50.49%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (38.73%) Data Modelling
3 78 (38.24%) ETL
4 61 (29.90%) Data Integration
5 57 (27.94%) Data Analysis
6 52 (25.49%) Analytics
7 46 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (20.10%) Data Management
9 40 (19.61%) Data Governance
10 35 (17.16%) Visualisation
11 34 (16.67%) Data Architecture
12 33 (16.18%) Data Migration
12 33 (16.18%) Migration
13 29 (14.22%) Data Cleansing
14 25 (12.25%) Data Analytics
15 24 (11.76%) Data Mapping
15 24 (11.76%) Data Science
15 24 (11.76%) Data Transformation
15 24 (11.76%) Master Data Management
16 23 (11.27%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 92 (45.10%) SQL
2 40 (19.61%) Python
3 20 (9.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 11 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.43%) R
6 6 (2.94%) C
7 5 (2.45%) VBA
8 4 (1.96%) ABAP
8 4 (1.96%) Java
9 3 (1.47%) C#
9 3 (1.47%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.47%) Scala
10 2 (0.98%) C++
10 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 33 (16.18%) Degree
2 15 (7.35%) SC Cleared
2 15 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) APMP
3 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.25%) QA
2 24 (11.76%) GDPR
3 19 (9.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.47%) SLA
5 2 (0.98%) MiFID
5 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Vendors
1 53 (25.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.73%) Informatica
3 21 (10.29%) SAP
4 19 (9.31%) Tableau
5 18 (8.82%) Oracle
6 6 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.94%) Sybase
7 5 (2.45%) ESRI
7 5 (2.45%) Google
7 5 (2.45%) IBM
7 5 (2.45%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.96%) Anaplan
8 4 (1.96%) Cognos
8 4 (1.96%) Dell
9 3 (1.47%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.47%) Talend
10 2 (0.98%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.98%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.98%) Palantir
10 2 (0.98%) Splunk