The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 116 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.056% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £41,500 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.37% -9.41%
Data Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1496 1328 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.14% 83.26% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1161 1074
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in Bristol

Data Validation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (83.33%) DataStage
2 5 (83.33%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
3 1 (16.67%) Velocity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) DataStage
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (83.33%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle