The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 137 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.050% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.058% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Data Validation
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2042 1713 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.14% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1394 1397
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Data Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Data Validation 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Datazen
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) MDX
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Datazen
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle