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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 142 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.049% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.057% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.60% -9.47%
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
2024 1742 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.76% 85.14% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1426 1411
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 27 July 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) MDX
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) OLAP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
4 3 (50.00%) Datazen
4 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) Datazen
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (50.00%) Power BI
2 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle