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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 381 405
Rank change year-on-year +34 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 754 789 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.80% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.45% 6.20% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 547 576 599
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 10119 12722 13740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.83% 12.96% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7766 10127 10783
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +5 700 £47,500 -5.00% 78
London +35 400 £55,000 - 31
City of London +43 89 £52,500 -1.86% 10
South East -1 71 £54,000 +8.00% 16
North West +13 68 £34,500 -1.42% 11
Manchester +11 53 £34,500 -11.53% 9
Yorkshire +9 39 £35,000 -30.00% 5
East of England +5 37 £45,000 +2.85% 3
South West +7 33 £45,000 -10.00% 6
West Yorkshire -11 30 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Scotland +22 25 £42,500 -1.64% 4
Glasgow +30 23 £42,500 -10.52% 3
East Midlands +10 23 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Leeds +9 23 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Berkshire -15 21 £55,000 -
West Midlands -4 19 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +18 12 £24,500 -55.45% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £80,000 +142.42% 7
Milton Keynes +1 12 £80,000 +142.42% 7
Cheshire -11 12 £37,500 +29.31% 1
West Sussex +14 10 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Wiltshire +10 10 £42,495 -27.66% 1
Essex +3 10 - -
Somerset +1 10 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Hertfordshire -3 9 £45,000 - 2
Bristol -6 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bath -6 8 - - 2
Ipswich - 8 £27,000 - 1
Wokingham - 8 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 8 £27,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 695 (48.43%) SQL
2 544 (37.91%) Business Intelligence
3 467 (32.54%) Data Warehouse
4 411 (28.64%) Finance
5 394 (27.46%) Data Management
6 391 (27.25%) Analytics
7 386 (26.90%) ETL
8 380 (26.48%) SQL Server
9 308 (21.46%) Data Modelling
10 304 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
11 268 (18.68%) Microsoft
12 260 (18.12%) Microsoft Excel
13 253 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
14 240 (16.72%) Data Governance
15 235 (16.38%) Degree
16 202 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 201 (14.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 193 (13.45%) Data Analysis
19 191 (13.31%) T-SQL
20 190 (13.24%) Oracle
21 178 (12.40%) Big Data
22 169 (11.78%) Visualisation
23 161 (11.22%) Data Architecture
24 152 (10.59%) Management Information System
24 152 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
25 151 (10.52%) Migration
26 150 (10.45%) Data Integration
27 146 (10.17%) CRM
28 144 (10.03%) Retail
29 143 (9.97%) SAP

Data Quality
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
1 119 (8.29%) SAS
2 67 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 58 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 45 (3.14%) Apache
5 26 (1.81%) CMS
6 25 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 24 (1.67%) IIS
8 13 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
9 12 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (0.77%) Apache Pig
10 11 (0.77%) Confluence
11 10 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.49%) OpenEdge
15 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.28%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 260 (18.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (3.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (1.32%) SPSS
6 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.28%) Stata
8 3 (0.21%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 33 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 16 (1.11%) Raiser's Edge
4 14 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.84%) FastStats
6 8 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 8 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.56%) SAP FSCM
6 8 (0.56%) SAP MM
6 8 (0.56%) SAP PS
6 8 (0.56%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.42%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.35%) SAP MDG
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.28%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.21%) Workfront
11 2 (0.14%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.25%) SaaS
4 13 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.70%) Force.com
7 9 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.42%) PaaS
9 5 (0.35%) Office 365
9 5 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 4 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.28%) IaaS
11 3 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
12 2 (0.14%) AdWords
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 2 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.49%) MVNO
2 4 (0.28%) Internet
2 4 (0.28%) LAN
2 4 (0.28%) WAN
3 2 (0.14%) Broadband
4 1 (0.070%) Extranet
4 1 (0.070%) IMAP
4 1 (0.070%) Intranet
4 1 (0.070%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.070%) PBX
4 1 (0.070%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (32.54%) Data Warehouse
2 380 (26.48%) SQL Server
3 202 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 201 (14.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 178 (12.40%) Big Data
6 143 (9.97%) Relational Database
7 139 (9.69%) BusinessObjects
8 126 (8.78%) Power BI
9 120 (8.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 114 (7.94%) Hadoop
11 84 (5.85%) QlikView
12 64 (4.46%) OLAP
13 61 (4.25%) RDBMS
14 57 (3.97%) NoSQL
15 51 (3.55%) Amazon Redshift
16 48 (3.34%) Apache Hive
17 47 (3.28%) MySQL
18 46 (3.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 46 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
19 38 (2.65%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 51 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 24 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.25%) JIRA
5 12 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (0.77%) ERwin
7 9 (0.63%) Maven
7 9 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
7 9 (0.63%) Subversion
7 9 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.56%) Ant
8 8 (0.56%) Gradle
8 8 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.49%) ProC
10 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.28%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.21%) JUnit
12 2 (0.14%) git-flow
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.14%) XMLSpy
General
1 411 (28.64%) Finance
2 144 (10.03%) Retail
3 118 (8.22%) Marketing
4 101 (7.04%) Banking
5 44 (3.07%) Legal
6 43 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 42 (2.93%) Front Office
8 38 (2.65%) Retail Banking
9 35 (2.44%) Publishing
10 30 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (1.88%) Private Banking
11 27 (1.88%) Telecoms
12 23 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
13 19 (1.32%) Military
14 14 (0.98%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.91%) Games
16 7 (0.49%) Advertising
16 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.49%) German Language
17 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 489 (34.08%) Analyst
2 241 (16.79%) Data Analyst
3 215 (14.98%) Developer
4 197 (13.73%) Architect
5 149 (10.38%) Data Architect
6 111 (7.74%) SQL Analyst
7 101 (7.04%) Consultant
8 94 (6.55%) Data Quality Analyst
9 83 (5.78%) Data Manager
10 72 (5.02%) SQL Developer
11 71 (4.95%) Business Analyst
12 69 (4.81%) Quality Analyst
13 62 (4.32%) Data Engineer
14 60 (4.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 59 (4.11%) Data Consultant
16 54 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 54 (3.76%) SQL Data Analyst
17 49 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
18 45 (3.14%) ETL Developer
19 44 (3.07%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (3.28%) .NET
2 42 (2.93%) XML
3 39 (2.72%) Web Services
4 38 (2.65%) Kafka
5 24 (1.67%) JSON
6 23 (1.60%) SOAP
7 17 (1.18%) REST
8 13 (0.91%) GraphX
8 13 (0.91%) NumPy
8 13 (0.91%) SciPy
8 13 (0.91%) Scrapy
8 13 (0.91%) Serverless Framework
8 13 (0.91%) WSDL
9 12 (0.84%) HTML
9 12 (0.84%) Pandas
9 12 (0.84%) Visualforce
10 11 (0.77%) MDX
10 11 (0.77%) Middleware
11 9 (0.63%) Ajax
11 9 (0.63%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 304 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (10.59%) Management Information System
3 107 (7.46%) Data Structures
4 86 (5.99%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.58%) Reference Data
6 33 (2.30%) Life Science
7 32 (2.23%) NHS
8 28 (1.95%) Fintech
9 19 (1.32%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.25%) User Experience
11 16 (1.11%) Derivative
12 13 (0.91%) Fixed Income
12 13 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (0.91%) Virtual Team
13 12 (0.84%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (0.63%) DataPower
16 8 (0.56%) PMI
17 7 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 62 (4.32%) Unix
2 61 (4.25%) Linux
3 51 (3.55%) Windows
4 11 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.56%) Solaris
6 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.070%) Android
7 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.070%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.070%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (37.91%) Business Intelligence
2 394 (27.46%) Data Management
3 391 (27.25%) Analytics
4 386 (26.90%) ETL
5 308 (21.46%) Data Modelling
6 253 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
7 240 (16.72%) Data Governance
8 193 (13.45%) Data Analysis
9 169 (11.78%) Visualisation
10 161 (11.22%) Data Architecture
11 152 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 151 (10.52%) Migration
13 150 (10.45%) Data Integration
14 146 (10.17%) CRM
15 134 (9.34%) Data Analytics
16 118 (8.22%) Master Data Management
17 116 (8.08%) Data Migration
18 110 (7.67%) Information Management
19 109 (7.60%) Data Cleansing
20 102 (7.11%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 695 (48.43%) SQL
2 191 (13.31%) T-SQL
3 110 (7.67%) Python
4 100 (6.97%) Java
5 93 (6.48%) PL/SQL
6 80 (5.57%) VBA
7 70 (4.88%) R
8 50 (3.48%) VB
9 37 (2.58%) C#
10 24 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.18%) Scala
12 15 (1.05%) Apex Code
12 15 (1.05%) JavaScript
12 15 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.98%) ABAP
13 14 (0.98%) C
14 13 (0.91%) Perl
15 12 (0.84%) C++
15 12 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 10 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 235 (16.38%) Degree
2 29 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.25%) Master's Degree
4 18 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.63%) PhD
7 9 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.56%) CITP
9 7 (0.49%) SAS Certification
10 6 (0.42%) PMP
11 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.21%) CISA
12 3 (0.21%) MCSE
12 3 (0.21%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.14%) HNC
13 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.14%) MCP
13 2 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.18%) QA
2 33 (2.30%) SLA
3 29 (2.02%) GDPR
4 13 (0.91%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.77%) PMO
6 10 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.49%) IFRS
7 7 (0.49%) IFRS 9
8 6 (0.42%) IAS 39
9 4 (0.28%) GxP
9 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 2 (0.14%) MiFID
11 1 (0.070%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 7 (0.49%) HDFS
2 4 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.070%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.070%) Docker
4 1 (0.070%) XenApp
4 1 (0.070%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (0.91%) Kibana
2 10 (0.70%) Oozie
3 5 (0.35%) Puppet
4 4 (0.28%) Ambari
4 4 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.14%) Nagios
6 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.070%) Ansible
7 1 (0.070%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.070%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.070%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.070%) SCCM
7 1 (0.070%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.070%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 268 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 190 (13.24%) Oracle
3 143 (9.97%) SAP
4 136 (9.48%) Tableau
5 102 (7.11%) Informatica
6 91 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (3.55%) Talend
8 43 (3.00%) Teradata
9 42 (2.93%) Cognos
10 27 (1.88%) IBM
11 23 (1.60%) Alteryx
11 23 (1.60%) Cloudera
11 23 (1.60%) Google
12 21 (1.46%) Netezza
13 19 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (0.98%) Ab Initio
15 12 (0.84%) Cognizant
15 12 (0.84%) Hortonworks
16 10 (0.70%) Siebel
17 9 (0.63%) Software AG
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Company Pension, Life Cover, Priva
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
myBench Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
TD Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + health + pension + fast track prom
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum To £120,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago