The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Quality
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 213 174
Rank change year-on-year +2 -39  
Permanent jobs citing Data Quality 22 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.52% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.40% 3.51% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 32
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,696 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 647 912 717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 12.70% 14.96% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 502 617 542
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Quality in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Quality in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Warwickshire +1 5 £65,000 +19.81% 1
Birmingham 0 5 £27,000 -10.00% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £23,000 -
Solihull - 2 £31,500 -
Staffordshire +13 1 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (30.56%) Data Management
4 20 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (26.39%) SAS
5 19 (26.39%) Finance
6 14 (19.44%) MS Visio
7 12 (16.67%) Data Mart
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (15.28%) Data Structures
8 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
8 11 (15.28%) Migration
8 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (15.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (15.28%) Degree
8 11 (15.28%) Time Management
8 11 (15.28%) Base SAS
9 10 (13.89%) Data Architecture
10 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.50%) SAS Certification
10 9 (12.50%) ProC
10 9 (12.50%) PROC SQL
10 9 (12.50%) Analytics
11 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.11%) ETL
11 8 (11.11%) CRM
11 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (26.39%) SAS
2 5 (6.94%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (19.44%) MS Visio
3 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (15.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Actimize
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.39%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Data Mart
2 11 (15.28%) Base SAS
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.94%) Big Data
5 5 (6.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.56%) Power BI
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.78%) MS Access
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 2 (2.78%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) ProC
2 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Military
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) Developer
3 14 (19.44%) SAS Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Data Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.17%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Data Governance Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Data Governance Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Governance Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) PMO Planner
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Data Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) Ajax
1 5 (6.94%) GeoJSON
1 5 (6.94%) JSON
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Data Management
2 20 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 11 (15.28%) Migration
4 11 (15.28%) Time Management
5 10 (13.89%) Data Architecture
6 9 (12.50%) Analytics
6 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.11%) CRM
7 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.11%) ETL
7 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.33%) Information Management
8 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.94%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) PROC SQL
3 5 (6.94%) VB
4 4 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) SAS Certification
3 5 (6.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.39%) COBIT
2 1 (1.39%) FINRA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Cloudera
2 5 (6.94%) Cognos
2 5 (6.94%) Informatica
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) hybris
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Logi
4 1 (1.39%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.39%) Talend
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