The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
UK
Rank 340 321 425
Rank change year-on-year -19 +104  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 716 1029 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 1.00% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.99% 7.56% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 525 741 539
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

Data Quality is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10240 13615 13571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8081 10764 10499
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Quality as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the UK

Data Quality
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in the UK

Data Quality
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 -21 686 £49,500 -1.00% 102
London -19 371 £56,250 +2.27% 55
South East +24 102 £48,500 +14.11% 12
City of London -7 58 £52,500 -1.86% 16
West Midlands +9 48 £30,000 -30.30% 4
Yorkshire -33 42 £35,500 -21.11% 6
North West -4 39 £34,000 -8.10% 6
West Yorkshire -14 35 £37,475 -16.72% 4
Berkshire -4 33 £54,000 +27.05% 5
East of England +37 29 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Leeds -21 28 £35,500 -16.47% 4
East Midlands -2 27 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Manchester -19 23 £34,000 -7.48% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 18 £52,000 +48.57%
Hampshire +35 16 £45,000 - 2
South West +18 16 £50,990 -8.53% 7
Scotland +18 16 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Birmingham +9 16 £25,750 -45.78% 1
Milton Keynes +7 16 £60,000 +71.42%
Surrey +32 14 £62,500 +4.60% 1
Hertfordshire +24 13 £95,000 +35.71%
Glasgow +22 13 £41,000 -13.68% 2
West Sussex +11 11 £40,000 -44.82% 1
Northamptonshire +17 9 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Wiltshire +14 9 £50,990 -15.01% 4
Merseyside +1 9 £33,750 +20.53%
Northampton +22 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Swindon +15 8 £50,990 -12.46%
Liverpool +8 8 £35,000 +33.33%
West Bromwich - 8 £30,000 - 1

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 565 (43.73%) SQL
2 471 (36.46%) Business Intelligence
3 397 (30.73%) Finance
4 385 (29.80%) Data Warehouse
5 369 (28.56%) Data Management
6 324 (25.08%) Analytics
7 321 (24.85%) ETL
8 307 (23.76%) SQL Server
9 289 (22.37%) Data Modelling
10 273 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
11 255 (19.74%) Microsoft
12 230 (17.80%) MS Excel
12 230 (17.80%) Degree
13 222 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
14 201 (15.56%) Data Governance
15 172 (13.31%) Data Analysis
16 171 (13.24%) Oracle
17 161 (12.46%) Data Architecture
18 158 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 157 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 156 (12.07%) Migration
20 156 (12.07%) Data Integration
20 156 (12.07%) Big Data
21 152 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 145 (11.22%) CRM
23 144 (11.15%) T-SQL
24 132 (10.22%) Master Data Management
25 127 (9.83%) Management Information System
26 120 (9.29%) SAP
27 119 (9.21%) Visualisation

Data Quality
Top Related 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
1 106 (8.20%) SAS
2 57 (4.41%) Apache Spark
2 57 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 34 (2.63%) Apache
4 23 (1.78%) Tomcat
5 21 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (1.16%) Apache Pig
8 14 (1.08%) IIS
9 13 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.70%) GlassFish
10 9 (0.70%) JBoss
10 9 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (0.62%) Confluence
12 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.46%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.39%) CMS
15 4 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 230 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 84 (6.50%) MS Office
3 61 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.78%) SPSS
5 18 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 13 (1.01%) MS Project
8 6 (0.46%) Stata
9 4 (0.31%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 36 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.01%) FastStats
2 13 (1.01%) Raiser's Edge
3 12 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.70%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.46%) HFM
7 4 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.23%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.23%) Workfront
9 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.32%) SaaS
4 11 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.77%) Force.com
6 8 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (0.46%) Office 365
8 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.39%) PaaS
8 5 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (0.31%) IaaS
10 3 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
11 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.15%) Heroku
11 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.077%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.077%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) MVNO
2 5 (0.39%) Internet
3 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.077%) IMAP
4 1 (0.077%) LAN
4 1 (0.077%) SMS
4 1 (0.077%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (29.80%) Data Warehouse
2 307 (23.76%) SQL Server
3 158 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 156 (12.07%) Big Data
5 152 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 117 (9.06%) BusinessObjects
7 114 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 98 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 95 (7.35%) Hadoop
10 94 (7.28%) Power BI
11 73 (5.65%) QlikView
12 57 (4.41%) MySQL
13 53 (4.10%) OLAP
14 50 (3.87%) Apache Hive
14 50 (3.87%) NoSQL
15 48 (3.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 48 (3.72%) RDBMS
16 37 (2.86%) Data Mining
17 36 (2.79%) Data Mart
18 35 (2.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 27 (2.09%) Git (software)
3 26 (2.01%) JIRA
4 24 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.63%) ERwin
6 12 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (0.77%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (0.70%) Subversion
9 8 (0.62%) Ant
9 8 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.62%) Gradle
9 8 (0.62%) Maven
10 6 (0.46%) MagicDraw
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.46%) XMLSpy
11 5 (0.39%) git-flow
11 5 (0.39%) ProC
12 4 (0.31%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 397 (30.73%) Finance
2 118 (9.13%) Retail
3 105 (8.13%) Marketing
4 94 (7.28%) Banking
5 52 (4.02%) Legal
6 26 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.70%) Front Office
8 22 (1.70%) Publishing
9 20 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
11 18 (1.39%) Billing
11 18 (1.39%) Private Banking
11 18 (1.39%) Retail Banking
12 17 (1.32%) Military
13 11 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.77%) Games
14 10 (0.77%) Law
15 8 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 399 (30.88%) Analyst
2 203 (15.71%) Data Analyst
3 200 (15.48%) Architect
4 170 (13.16%) Developer
5 134 (10.37%) Data Architect
6 107 (8.28%) Consultant
7 99 (7.66%) SQL Analyst
8 86 (6.66%) Data Manager
9 72 (5.57%) Data Quality Analyst
10 63 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
11 58 (4.49%) Data Consultant
12 56 (4.33%) Quality Analyst
13 55 (4.26%) SQL Developer
14 54 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
15 53 (4.10%) Business Analyst
16 52 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 44 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 44 (3.41%) Data Engineer
18 42 (3.25%) Governance Manager
19 39 (3.02%) Data Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.48%) .NET
2 41 (3.17%) Web Services
3 36 (2.79%) XML
4 25 (1.93%) Kafka
5 19 (1.47%) JSON
6 14 (1.08%) REST
6 14 (1.08%) Visualforce
7 12 (0.93%) Ajax
7 12 (0.93%) Java EE
7 12 (0.93%) Mason
8 11 (0.85%) HTML
9 10 (0.77%) GeoJSON
9 10 (0.77%) Lucene
9 10 (0.77%) Middleware
10 9 (0.70%) SOAP
11 8 (0.62%) GraphX
11 8 (0.62%) Scrapy
11 8 (0.62%) Serverless Framework
11 8 (0.62%) WSDL
12 7 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 273 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (9.83%) Management Information System
3 79 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 67 (5.19%) Data Structures
5 50 (3.87%) Reference Data
6 29 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (2.09%) NHS
8 23 (1.78%) Life Science
9 22 (1.70%) Fintech
10 21 (1.63%) Credit Risk
11 11 (0.85%) User Experience
12 9 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.70%) DataPower
12 9 (0.70%) Reinsurance
12 9 (0.70%) Taxonomies
13 8 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.62%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.62%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.46%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (4.02%) Linux
2 51 (3.95%) Unix
3 41 (3.17%) Windows
4 7 (0.54%) Solaris
5 6 (0.46%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (36.46%) Business Intelligence
2 369 (28.56%) Data Management
3 324 (25.08%) Analytics
4 321 (24.85%) ETL
5 289 (22.37%) Data Modelling
6 222 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (15.56%) Data Governance
8 172 (13.31%) Data Analysis
9 161 (12.46%) Data Architecture
10 157 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 156 (12.07%) Data Integration
11 156 (12.07%) Migration
12 145 (11.22%) CRM
13 132 (10.22%) Master Data Management
14 119 (9.21%) Visualisation
15 116 (8.98%) Data Migration
16 107 (8.28%) Data Analytics
17 89 (6.89%) Data Cleansing
18 76 (5.88%) Information Management
19 65 (5.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 565 (43.73%) SQL
2 144 (11.15%) T-SQL
3 90 (6.97%) Java
4 85 (6.58%) Python
5 77 (5.96%) PL/SQL
6 55 (4.26%) VBA
7 50 (3.87%) R
8 26 (2.01%) PowerShell
9 24 (1.86%) VB
10 22 (1.70%) C#
10 22 (1.70%) Scala
11 16 (1.24%) Apex Code
11 16 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.08%) MATLAB
13 13 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 11 (0.85%) JavaScript
14 11 (0.85%) Perl
15 8 (0.62%) Groovy
16 7 (0.54%) PHP
17 6 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 230 (17.80%) Degree
2 15 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.39%) MCP
5 5 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.39%) SAS Certification
6 4 (0.31%) CCA
6 4 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.23%) CISA
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB
8 2 (0.15%) MCDST
8 2 (0.15%) MCSE
8 2 (0.15%) PhD
8 2 (0.15%) PMP
8 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.077%) CIMA
9 1 (0.077%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.077%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.95%) QA
2 46 (3.56%) SLA
3 25 (1.93%) GDPR
4 14 (1.08%) PMO
5 9 (0.70%) IFRS
5 9 (0.70%) IFRS 9
5 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.39%) HL7
6 5 (0.39%) IAS 39
6 5 (0.39%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.15%) SEPA
8 2 (0.15%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.077%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.077%) COBIT
9 1 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.077%) EMIR
9 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.62%) Apache Flume
1 8 (0.62%) HDFS
2 4 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.15%) NDS
4 2 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (0.77%) Oozie
2 8 (0.62%) Kibana
3 6 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.39%) Ambari
4 5 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.31%) SCCM
6 3 (0.23%) Puppet
7 1 (0.077%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.077%) Nagios
7 1 (0.077%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 255 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 171 (13.24%) Oracle
3 120 (9.29%) SAP
4 94 (7.28%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (6.89%) Informatica
6 84 (6.50%) Tableau
7 52 (4.02%) Talend
8 45 (3.48%) Teradata
9 42 (3.25%) Cognos
10 25 (1.93%) IBM
11 18 (1.39%) Google
12 17 (1.32%) Cloudera
13 15 (1.16%) Ab Initio
14 14 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (1.08%) Netezza
14 14 (1.08%) Trillium
15 11 (0.85%) Hortonworks
15 11 (0.85%) MuleSoft
15 11 (0.85%) RedGate
16 10 (0.77%) Alteryx
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits and discount
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Chatham House
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21909.00 - £28462.00 per annum + NHS Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £74000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum circa
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago