The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 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
Validation
Rank 81 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 35 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.33% 1.61% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 1.96% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 3
Median salary £35,000 £46,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% -15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 1888 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.06% 82.02% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1537 1310
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 19 £33,000 -35.60% 2
Aylesbury -4 11 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 41 (45.56%) SQL
2 39 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (37.78%) Degree
4 33 (36.67%) Integration Testing
5 31 (34.44%) Finance
6 29 (32.22%) T-SQL
7 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
7 28 (31.11%) SAS
8 24 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 23 (25.56%) C#
9 23 (25.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (23.33%) Data Validation
10 21 (23.33%) SaaS
10 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 20 (22.22%) .NET
11 20 (22.22%) Hadoop
12 19 (21.11%) Test Scripting
12 19 (21.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (21.11%) Coaching
12 19 (21.11%) PL/SQL
12 19 (21.11%) SAP
12 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
12 19 (21.11%) Change Management
12 19 (21.11%) GAP Analysis
13 18 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 16 (17.78%) Functional Testing
15 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 15 (16.67%) Regression Testing
16 14 (15.56%) Data Quality

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (31.11%) SAS
2 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.56%) MS Office
4 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) VoIP
2 6 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (5.56%) Broadband
3 5 (5.56%) Converged Networks
3 5 (5.56%) LAN
3 5 (5.56%) PBX
3 5 (5.56%) VLAN
3 5 (5.56%) VRRP
4 4 (4.44%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.22%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) GSM
6 1 (1.11%) LTE
6 1 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.11%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.33%) Base SAS
4 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.89%) Big Data
6 5 (5.56%) MS Access
6 5 (5.56%) MySQL
7 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) NeoLoad
1 12 (13.33%) Selenium
2 10 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 18 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.11%) Billing
4 9 (10.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Electronics
6 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Automotive
7 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Analyst
2 19 (21.11%) Consultant
3 16 (17.78%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) Data Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) QA Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) QA Test Analyst
6 12 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 12 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
6 12 (13.33%) SQL Data Analyst
7 10 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
7 10 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
7 10 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) HR Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) SAP HR Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
9 7 (7.78%) Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) CSS
2 12 (13.33%) HTML
3 10 (11.11%) SAP Basis
4 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.00%) HTML5
4 9 (10.00%) jQuery
5 6 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.33%) Data Extraction
3 10 (11.11%) Data Conversion
4 6 (6.67%) Physics
5 4 (4.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (4.44%) VHDL
6 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.22%) Economics
6 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.22%) Statistics
6 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 2 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Integration Testing
2 23 (25.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (23.33%) Data Validation
4 19 (21.11%) Change Management
4 19 (21.11%) Coaching
4 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
4 19 (21.11%) GAP Analysis
4 19 (21.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (21.11%) Test Scripting
5 16 (17.78%) Functional Testing
6 15 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 14 (15.56%) Black-Box Testing
8 12 (13.33%) Data Reconciliation
8 12 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 11 (12.22%) CRM
9 11 (12.22%) Performance Management
9 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
10 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.11%) Document Management
10 10 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) SQL
2 29 (32.22%) T-SQL
3 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.56%) C#
5 19 (21.11%) PL/SQL
6 13 (14.44%) VBA
7 10 (11.11%) ABAP
7 10 (11.11%) C
7 10 (11.11%) Java
7 10 (11.11%) VB
8 9 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 8 (8.89%) Python
10 6 (6.67%) C++
10 6 (6.67%) XAML
11 5 (5.56%) Perl
11 5 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) MCP
2 5 (5.56%) MCSE
2 5 (5.56%) MCTS
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.22%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) Data Quality
2 13 (14.44%) QA
3 3 (3.33%) SLA
4 2 (2.22%) P3O
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.11%) SAP
3 10 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 9 (10.00%) Marketo
5 5 (5.56%) Teradata
6 4 (4.44%) EMC
7 2 (2.22%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago