Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 290 291
Rank change year-on-year +33 +1 -72
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 64 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.01% 4.20% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 37
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +15.84%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £73,000
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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,278 1,142 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.84% 11.21% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 937 879 1,005
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the South West

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Quality in the South West.

Salary trend for Data Quality in the South West

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the South West over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the South West

Data Quality
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Bristol +35 33 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Gloucestershire +10 14 £70,000 +64.71% 4
Wiltshire +6 13 £63,750 +105.65%
Somerset +20 1 £70,000 +21.74%
Devon +4 1 - -
Dorset -20 1 £30,000 -57.14% 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 36 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (46.88%) Analytics
4 21 (32.81%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (26.56%) Data Analytics
7 16 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (23.44%) Data Governance
9 14 (21.88%) Project Management
10 13 (20.31%) ETL
10 13 (20.31%) Tableau
10 13 (20.31%) QlikView
11 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (18.75%) R
11 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (18.75%) SAS
11 12 (18.75%) CRM
11 12 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (18.75%) SPSS
12 11 (17.19%) SQL
12 11 (17.19%) Web Services
12 11 (17.19%) Oracle
12 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
12 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (17.19%) Spotfire
13 10 (15.63%) Relational Database

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (18.75%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) SPSS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (20.31%) QlikView
4 12 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (17.19%) Spotfire
5 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (15.63%) PowerCenter
6 10 (15.63%) QualityStage
6 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
6 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
6 10 (15.63%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.69%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.13%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.13%) Power BI
8 2 (3.13%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.56%) MySQL
9 1 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (12.50%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Analytics Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) Data Analytics Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) Data Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) Senior Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
2 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Data Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Project Leader
3 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Customer Services Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Data Quality Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Data Scientist
5 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Data Governance Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) JSON
3 3 (4.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (4.69%) Pandas
3 3 (4.69%) scikit-learn
3 3 (4.69%) SciPy
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (46.88%) Analytics
3 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.56%) Data Analytics
5 16 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 15 (23.44%) Data Governance
7 14 (21.88%) Project Management
8 13 (20.31%) ETL
9 12 (18.75%) CRM
9 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
11 10 (15.63%) QMS
11 10 (15.63%) Quality Management
11 10 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (15.63%) V-Model
12 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
12 9 (14.06%) Data Management
13 8 (12.50%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) R
2 11 (17.19%) SQL
3 10 (15.63%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) Python
5 3 (4.69%) Cypher
5 3 (4.69%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) Scala
5 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PhD
2 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) Tableau
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
4 10 (15.63%) IBM
4 10 (15.63%) Informatica
4 10 (15.63%) Trillium
5 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.13%) Baan
6 2 (3.13%) SAP