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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 146 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.16% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £49,250 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% +57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -21.73%
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
2172 1630 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.16% 86.66% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1374 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Data Validation Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (42.86%) PowerPivot
3 3 (42.86%) Datazen
3 3 (42.86%) Power BI
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) ETL

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 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Datazen
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Power View
1 3 (42.86%) OLAP
1 3 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
1 3 (42.86%) PowerPivot
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Data Business Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Data Quality Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Data Quality Business Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Regulatory Compliance
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft