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

Data Quality
England > South West
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 277 291
Rank change year-on-year +29 +14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 86 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.83% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.73% 5.17% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 48
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,625 £70,000 £66,397
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% - +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 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 1,064 1,271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.31% 10.54% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 948 823 1,055
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £67,500
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 24 September 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 September 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 +24 33 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Gloucestershire +27 22 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Wiltshire -5 11 £72,500 +119.70% 2
Somerset +22 8 £35,000 -46.15%
Dorset -21 7 £30,000 -58.62% 4
Cornwall +9 4 - - 1
Devon +19 1 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 39 (45.35%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 31 (36.05%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (33.72%) SQL Server
6 28 (32.56%) Analytics
7 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (29.07%) ETL
9 21 (24.42%) Project Management
10 20 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (22.09%) CRM
11 19 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (20.93%) Oracle
12 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (20.93%) Data Analysis
12 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (19.77%) Web Services
13 17 (19.77%) SQL
14 16 (18.60%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (17.44%) Waterfall
16 14 (16.28%) Relational Database
16 14 (16.28%) Finance
16 14 (16.28%) Quality Management
16 14 (16.28%) Informatica
16 14 (16.28%) XML
17 13 (15.12%) C#
17 13 (15.12%) .NET
17 13 (15.12%) PowerCenter
17 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
17 13 (15.12%) Trillium

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 8 (9.30%) SAS
2 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.33%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (9.30%) SPSS
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.05%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (33.72%) SQL Server
3 19 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (18.60%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (16.28%) Relational Database
7 13 (15.12%) PowerCenter
7 13 (15.12%) QualityStage
7 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
7 13 (15.12%) SAP Data Services
7 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (10.47%) QlikView
9 7 (8.14%) Spotfire
10 5 (5.81%) MS Access
10 5 (5.81%) MySQL
11 4 (4.65%) Data Mart
11 4 (4.65%) Power BI
11 4 (4.65%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.16%) Ant
2 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.16%) dbdeploy
2 1 (1.16%) ER Studio
2 1 (1.16%) ERwin
2 1 (1.16%) Gradle
2 1 (1.16%) Hudson
2 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Maven
2 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
2 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Analyst
2 16 (18.60%) Data Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Project Leader
4 11 (12.79%) Data Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Analytics Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Data Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Customer Services Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Data Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) Web Services
2 14 (16.28%) XML
3 13 (15.12%) .NET
4 5 (5.81%) SOAP
5 4 (4.65%) ODBC
5 4 (4.65%) REST
6 1 (1.16%) Java EE
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) RESTful
6 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Fintech
4 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.16%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (32.56%) Analytics
3 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (29.07%) ETL
5 21 (24.42%) Project Management
6 20 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (22.09%) CRM
8 18 (20.93%) Data Analysis
8 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (17.44%) Waterfall
10 14 (16.28%) Quality Management
11 13 (15.12%) QMS
11 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (15.12%) V-Model
12 12 (13.95%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (12.79%) Data Governance
13 11 (12.79%) Data Management
13 11 (12.79%) Migration
14 10 (11.63%) Visualisation
15 9 (10.47%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) SQL
2 13 (15.12%) C#
3 8 (9.30%) R
4 7 (8.14%) VBA
5 4 (4.65%) Python
6 3 (3.49%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) Scala
6 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) C
8 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.16%) PhD
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) PMO
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 14 (16.28%) Informatica
4 13 (15.12%) IBM
4 13 (15.12%) Trillium
5 8 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (9.30%) Tableau
6 5 (5.81%) Cognos
7 4 (4.65%) SAP
8 2 (2.33%) Baan
8 2 (2.33%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.16%) Sage
9 1 (1.16%) Talend
9 1 (1.16%) Twitter