Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 306 255
Rank change year-on-year +41 -51 +34
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 62 31 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 0.30% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.00% 2.77% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 25 75
South West median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £43,164
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +18.73% +1.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,900 £27,950
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,150 £60,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -7.41%

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 1,239 1,118 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.23% 10.81% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 894 921 1,126
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.74% +6.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Dorset - 19 £70,000 -
Bristol -10 14 £43,750 -14.63% 3
Gloucestershire +44 13 £45,000 -27.42% 2
Cornwall - 6 £30,500 -
Devon +24 5 £38,500 - 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £31,000 -39.20%
Somerset - 2 £60,000 - 1
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 34 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 29 (46.77%) Analytics
4 26 (41.94%) Finance
5 24 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
6 21 (33.87%) Data Management
7 20 (32.26%) CRM
8 19 (30.65%) Data Modelling
8 19 (30.65%) Data Governance
9 15 (24.19%) Master Data Management
9 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (24.19%) ETL
9 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (20.97%) QA
10 13 (20.97%) ERP
11 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
11 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
12 11 (17.74%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (17.74%) Power BI
12 11 (17.74%) GDPR
12 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
13 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
13 10 (16.13%) Data Security
13 10 (16.13%) Manufacturing
13 10 (16.13%) Migration
14 9 (14.52%) Validation

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 7 (11.29%) SAS
2 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) SPSS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (14.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (17.74%) Power BI
5 8 (12.90%) Big Data
6 7 (11.29%) Data Lake
6 7 (11.29%) QlikView
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (9.68%) MySQL
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (8.06%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (8.06%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (6.45%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.23%) Spotfire
11 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) ERwin
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.68%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.06%) Automotive
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Data Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Data Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Systems Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 6 (9.68%) ERP Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Data Quality Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) CRM Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Data Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Integration Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) REST
1 7 (11.29%) SOAP
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) JSON
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) Kafka
4 1 (1.61%) MDX
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
4 1 (1.61%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 5 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (46.77%) Analytics
3 21 (33.87%) Data Management
4 20 (32.26%) CRM
5 19 (30.65%) Data Governance
5 19 (30.65%) Data Modelling
6 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (24.19%) ETL
6 15 (24.19%) Master Data Management
7 13 (20.97%) ERP
8 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
8 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
9 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
9 10 (16.13%) Data Security
9 10 (16.13%) Migration
10 9 (14.52%) Data Architecture
10 9 (14.52%) Data Science
10 9 (14.52%) Validation
11 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
12 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.06%) R
4 4 (6.45%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) C++
5 2 (3.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) U-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.45%) Postgraduate
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
2 11 (17.74%) GDPR
3 4 (6.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Tableau
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Cognos
4 5 (8.06%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) DataFlux
5 4 (6.45%) Teradata
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.61%) Birst
8 1 (1.61%) Capita
8 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.61%) IDERA
8 1 (1.61%) Talend
8 1 (1.61%) Trillium