The first table below looks at the demand for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.37% -9.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
914 825 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.27% 76.53% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 779 753 604
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Validation
East of England

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Validation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation.

1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Informatics
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) iSOFT
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) iSOFT