Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 285 293
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 74 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.50% 4.50% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 39
South West median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +26.58%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £82,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -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 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 1,346 1,112 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.41% 10.78% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 974 881 1,056
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,175 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -4 21 £44,375 -1.39% 3
Gloucestershire +28 19 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Somerset +21 11 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Cornwall -9 11 - -
Dorset - 8 £33,000 - 3
Devon - 2 £22,000 - 2
Wiltshire -26 1 £72,500 +42.18%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.24%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
4 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (36.49%) ETL
5 27 (36.49%) SQL
6 25 (33.78%) Analytics
7 24 (32.43%) Finance
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (25.68%) Data Analysis
9 19 (25.68%) Oracle
9 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
10 18 (24.32%) Project Management
10 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (21.62%) Data Governance
12 16 (21.62%) Web Services
13 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (18.92%) Validation
14 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
14 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (18.92%) CRM
14 14 (18.92%) Data Integration
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (17.57%) MySQL
16 12 (16.22%) SOAP
16 12 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
16 12 (16.22%) Power BI
17 11 (14.86%) Change Data Capture

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 11 (14.86%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.76%) SAS
4 3 (4.05%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.76%) SPSS
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Office 365
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DHCP
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) LAN
1 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) Data Warehouse
1 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (17.57%) MySQL
4 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (16.22%) Power BI
6 10 (13.51%) Big Data
7 9 (12.16%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (9.46%) PerformancePoint
9 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
9 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (6.76%) PowerCenter
10 5 (6.76%) QlikView
10 5 (6.76%) QualityStage
10 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
10 5 (6.76%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (6.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) ERwin
1 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Ant
2 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.35%) dbdeploy
2 1 (1.35%) ER Studio
2 1 (1.35%) Gradle
2 1 (1.35%) Hudson
2 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.35%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Data Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Integration Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Integration Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Analytics Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Data Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Data Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Project Leader
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Report Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Database Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Web Services
2 12 (16.22%) SOAP
3 11 (14.86%) REST
4 6 (8.11%) .NET
4 6 (8.11%) XML
5 4 (5.41%) ODBC
6 1 (1.35%) Java EE
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
6 1 (1.35%) Kafka
6 1 (1.35%) RESTful
6 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.46%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.41%) Fintech
5 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.05%) NHS
7 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (36.49%) ETL
3 25 (33.78%) Analytics
4 19 (25.68%) Data Analysis
4 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
5 18 (24.32%) Project Management
6 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (21.62%) Data Governance
8 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.92%) CRM
9 14 (18.92%) Data Integration
9 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (18.92%) Validation
10 12 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
11 11 (14.86%) Change Data Capture
11 11 (14.86%) Data Management
11 11 (14.86%) Data Science
11 11 (14.86%) EAI
11 11 (14.86%) ITIL
11 11 (14.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 8 (10.81%) VBA
4 6 (8.11%) C#
5 5 (6.76%) Python
5 5 (6.76%) R
6 4 (5.41%) Java
6 4 (5.41%) Scala
6 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.05%) C
8 1 (1.35%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) ITIL Certification
1 11 (14.86%) Postgraduate
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) GDPR
3 2 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle
3 9 (12.16%) IBM
4 7 (9.46%) Tableau
5 6 (8.11%) Informatica
5 6 (8.11%) SAP
6 5 (6.76%) Cognos
6 5 (6.76%) Trillium
7 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.05%) Teradata
9 2 (2.70%) Guidewire
9 2 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.35%) Sage
10 1 (1.35%) Talend
10 1 (1.35%) Twitter