The median annual salary for a Data Quality Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality Specialist
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 - 976
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Quality Specialist 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £41,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Quality Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Data Quality Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality Specialist in the UK

Data Quality Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Quality Specialist in the UK

Data Quality Specialist
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 2 £45,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
London - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1

Data Quality Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Data Quality Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Data Quality Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Datanomic
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Trillium
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DataFlux

Data Quality Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (50.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (50.00%) Datanomic
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata
1 1 (50.00%) Trillium
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