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

Data Quality
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 317 428
Rank change year-on-year -22 +111  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 736 1028 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.98% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.10% 7.48% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 546 743 540
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 £31,063 £32,500 £34,776
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 10369 13745 13538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.14% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8162 10864 10474
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +6.38%  
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 30 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 30 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 -18 705 £48,750 -2.50% 106
London -22 384 £55,000 +1.85% 64
South East +16 100 £48,500 +14.11% 13
City of London -18 66 £52,500 - 16
West Midlands +14 50 £30,000 -31.18% 2
Yorkshire -19 44 £35,000 -22.22% 10
North West -10 38 £34,000 -8.10% 6
West Yorkshire -31 36 £36,000 -20.00% 5
East of England +44 31 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Berkshire -2 31 £54,000 +27.05% 5
Leeds -16 29 £35,000 -15.15% 5
East Midlands +1 28 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Manchester -23 22 £34,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +34 18 £40,000 - 1
South West +27 18 £50,990 -7.29% 6
Buckinghamshire +19 17 £56,000 +60.00% 1
Birmingham +13 17 £25,000 -47.36%
Scotland +10 17 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Milton Keynes +9 15 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Surrey +40 14 £62,500 +4.60% 2
Glasgow +15 14 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Hertfordshire +19 13 £95,000 +46.15%
Wiltshire +21 11 £50,990 -15.01% 3
West Sussex +10 11 £40,000 -44.82% 1
Northamptonshire +16 9 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Merseyside +1 9 £33,750 +28.57%
Northampton +20 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Warwickshire +17 8 £46,750 -10.95%
Swindon +10 8 £50,990 -12.46%
Liverpool +1 8 £35,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 576 (44.27%) SQL
2 479 (36.82%) Business Intelligence
3 399 (30.67%) Finance
4 390 (29.98%) Data Warehouse
5 363 (27.90%) Data Management
6 326 (25.06%) ETL
6 326 (25.06%) Analytics
7 314 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 288 (22.14%) Data Modelling
9 277 (21.29%) Analytical Skills
10 250 (19.22%) Microsoft
11 230 (17.68%) Degree
12 229 (17.60%) MS Excel
13 225 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
14 201 (15.45%) Data Governance
15 176 (13.53%) Oracle
16 171 (13.14%) Data Analysis
17 160 (12.30%) Data Integration
18 159 (12.22%) Data Architecture
19 158 (12.14%) Big Data
20 157 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 156 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
22 153 (11.76%) Migration
23 151 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 148 (11.38%) T-SQL
25 141 (10.84%) CRM
26 127 (9.76%) Master Data Management
27 125 (9.61%) SAP
28 124 (9.53%) Management Information System
29 121 (9.30%) BusinessObjects

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
1 109 (8.38%) SAS
2 59 (4.53%) SharePoint
3 57 (4.38%) Apache Spark
4 36 (2.77%) Apache
5 24 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (1.15%) Apache Pig
8 15 (1.15%) IIS
9 13 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.69%) GlassFish
10 9 (0.69%) JBoss
10 9 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (0.61%) Confluence
12 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.46%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.38%) CMS
15 4 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 229 (17.60%) MS Excel
2 81 (6.23%) MS Office
3 58 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.77%) SPSS
5 18 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 13 (1.00%) MS Project
8 6 (0.46%) Stata
9 4 (0.31%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 36 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.08%) Raiser's Edge
3 13 (1.00%) FastStats
4 12 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.69%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.46%) HFM
8 5 (0.38%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.38%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.23%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
10 3 (0.23%) SAP MM
10 3 (0.23%) SAP PS
10 3 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.31%) SaaS
4 11 (0.85%) Force.com
4 11 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
6 6 (0.46%) Office 365
7 5 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.31%) PaaS
9 3 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
9 3 (0.23%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Heroku
10 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.077%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) MVNO
2 5 (0.38%) 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
1 390 (29.98%) Data Warehouse
2 314 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 158 (12.14%) Big Data
4 157 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 151 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 121 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
7 115 (8.84%) Relational Database
8 100 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (7.53%) Hadoop
10 97 (7.46%) Power BI
11 73 (5.61%) QlikView
12 56 (4.30%) MySQL
13 53 (4.07%) OLAP
14 51 (3.92%) NoSQL
15 50 (3.84%) Apache Hive
16 49 (3.77%) RDBMS
17 48 (3.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 37 (2.84%) Data Mining
19 36 (2.77%) Data Mart
19 36 (2.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (4.15%) Talend Open Studio
2 27 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 26 (2.00%) JIRA
4 22 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.61%) ERwin
6 13 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (0.85%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (0.69%) Subversion
10 8 (0.61%) Ant
10 8 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.61%) Gradle
10 8 (0.61%) Maven
11 6 (0.46%) MagicDraw
11 6 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.46%) XMLSpy
12 5 (0.38%) git-flow
12 5 (0.38%) ProC
13 4 (0.31%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 399 (30.67%) Finance
2 117 (8.99%) Retail
3 102 (7.84%) Marketing
4 94 (7.23%) Banking
5 52 (4.00%) Legal
6 25 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 24 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.77%) Front Office
9 22 (1.69%) Publishing
10 21 (1.61%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
12 19 (1.46%) Private Banking
13 18 (1.38%) Retail Banking
14 17 (1.31%) Billing
14 17 (1.31%) Military
15 12 (0.92%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.85%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.85%) Law
17 10 (0.77%) Games
18 8 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 407 (31.28%) Analyst
2 206 (15.83%) Data Analyst
3 201 (15.45%) Architect
4 169 (12.99%) Developer
5 136 (10.45%) Data Architect
6 108 (8.30%) Consultant
7 104 (7.99%) SQL Analyst
8 83 (6.38%) Data Manager
9 75 (5.76%) Data Quality Analyst
10 66 (5.07%) SQL Data Analyst
11 58 (4.46%) Data Consultant
11 58 (4.46%) Quality Analyst
12 54 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 54 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
12 54 (4.15%) SQL Developer
13 53 (4.07%) Business Analyst
14 47 (3.61%) Data Engineer
15 43 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 40 (3.07%) Governance Manager
17 39 (3.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.46%) .NET
2 42 (3.23%) Web Services
3 36 (2.77%) XML
4 25 (1.92%) Kafka
5 19 (1.46%) JSON
6 14 (1.08%) REST
6 14 (1.08%) Visualforce
7 12 (0.92%) Ajax
7 12 (0.92%) Java EE
7 12 (0.92%) Mason
8 11 (0.85%) HTML
9 10 (0.77%) GeoJSON
9 10 (0.77%) Lucene
10 9 (0.69%) Middleware
10 9 (0.69%) SOAP
11 8 (0.61%) COM
11 8 (0.61%) GraphX
11 8 (0.61%) Scrapy
11 8 (0.61%) Serverless Framework
11 8 (0.61%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 277 (21.29%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (9.53%) Management Information System
3 81 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 68 (5.23%) Data Structures
5 48 (3.69%) Reference Data
6 27 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.08%) NHS
7 26 (2.00%) Life Science
8 22 (1.69%) Fintech
9 21 (1.61%) Credit Risk
10 11 (0.85%) User Experience
11 10 (0.77%) Fixed Income
11 10 (0.77%) Reinsurance
12 9 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.69%) DataPower
12 9 (0.69%) Taxonomies
13 8 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.61%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.46%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.15%) Linux
2 52 (4.00%) Unix
3 43 (3.31%) Windows
4 8 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.54%) Solaris
6 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (36.82%) Business Intelligence
2 363 (27.90%) Data Management
3 326 (25.06%) Analytics
3 326 (25.06%) ETL
4 288 (22.14%) Data Modelling
5 225 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
6 201 (15.45%) Data Governance
7 171 (13.14%) Data Analysis
8 160 (12.30%) Data Integration
9 159 (12.22%) Data Architecture
10 156 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 153 (11.76%) Migration
12 141 (10.84%) CRM
13 127 (9.76%) Master Data Management
14 120 (9.22%) Visualisation
15 113 (8.69%) Data Migration
16 105 (8.07%) Data Analytics
17 93 (7.15%) Data Cleansing
18 75 (5.76%) Information Management
19 65 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 576 (44.27%) SQL
2 148 (11.38%) T-SQL
3 91 (6.99%) Java
4 86 (6.61%) Python
5 81 (6.23%) PL/SQL
6 58 (4.46%) VBA
7 50 (3.84%) R
8 26 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 26 (2.00%) VB
9 22 (1.69%) C#
9 22 (1.69%) Scala
10 16 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 16 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 13 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 11 (0.85%) JavaScript
13 11 (0.85%) Perl
14 8 (0.61%) Groovy
15 7 (0.54%) PHP
16 6 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 230 (17.68%) Degree
2 15 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 11 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.38%) MCP
5 5 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.38%) 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%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.077%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.077%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.00%) QA
2 47 (3.61%) SLA
3 25 (1.92%) GDPR
4 13 (1.00%) PMO
5 10 (0.77%) Solvency II
6 9 (0.69%) IFRS
6 9 (0.69%) IFRS 9
6 9 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.38%) HL7
7 5 (0.38%) IAS 39
7 5 (0.38%) ISO20022
8 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) SEPA
9 2 (0.15%) TARGET2
10 1 (0.077%) COBIT
10 1 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.077%) EMIR
10 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.61%) Apache Flume
1 8 (0.61%) 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 (0.61%) Kibana
3 6 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.38%) Ambari
4 5 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.31%) SCCM
6 3 (0.23%) Puppet
7 1 (0.077%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.077%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.077%) Nagios
7 1 (0.077%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.077%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 250 (19.22%) Microsoft
2 176 (13.53%) Oracle
3 125 (9.61%) SAP
4 93 (7.15%) Salesforce.com
5 92 (7.07%) Informatica
6 88 (6.76%) Tableau
7 54 (4.15%) Talend
8 45 (3.46%) Teradata
9 42 (3.23%) Cognos
10 25 (1.92%) IBM
11 18 (1.38%) Google
12 17 (1.31%) Cloudera
13 15 (1.15%) Ab Initio
14 14 (1.08%) Netezza
14 14 (1.08%) Trillium
15 13 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
16 12 (0.92%) Hortonworks
17 11 (0.85%) Alteryx
17 11 (0.85%) MuleSoft
18 10 (0.77%) RedGate
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
GTA
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Stott & May
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k basic
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Empiric.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Annual Salary + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Chatham House
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits and discount
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
London Metropolitan University
Salary: From £35,646 to £41,103 per annum (inclusive of London Allowance)
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago