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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 74 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 43 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.76% 1.55% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 1.87% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 6
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1337 1922 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.71% 82.77% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 1459 1437
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +26 22 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Aylesbury - 20 £35,000 - 1
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 46 (46.46%) Degree
2 41 (41.41%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (37.37%) Integration Testing
4 36 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 34 (34.34%) Finance
6 33 (33.33%) SQL
7 32 (32.32%) SAP
8 30 (30.30%) Data Validation
9 27 (27.27%) SaaS
10 25 (25.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 25 (25.25%) Coaching
10 25 (25.25%) .NET
10 25 (25.25%) Change Management
10 25 (25.25%) GAP Analysis
11 24 (24.24%) Telecoms
12 23 (23.23%) ABAP
12 23 (23.23%) Java
12 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
12 23 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (19.19%) SAS
13 19 (19.19%) Functional Testing
14 16 (16.16%) ServiceNow
14 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (16.16%) Data Conversion
14 16 (16.16%) QA
14 16 (16.16%) Problem Management
14 16 (16.16%) SAP HCM
14 16 (16.16%) Performance Management
14 16 (16.16%) VBA
14 16 (16.16%) CRM

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 19 (19.19%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.03%) MS Office
4 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (16.16%) SAP HCM
2 3 (3.03%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.03%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) VoIP
2 11 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 9 (9.09%) Broadband
3 9 (9.09%) Converged Networks
3 9 (9.09%) LAN
3 9 (9.09%) PBX
3 9 (9.09%) VLAN
3 9 (9.09%) VRRP
4 4 (4.04%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.02%) DNS
5 2 (2.02%) IPv4
5 2 (2.02%) IPv6
6 1 (1.01%) 3G
6 1 (1.01%) GSM
6 1 (1.01%) LTE
6 1 (1.01%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) Base SAS
3 7 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.07%) SAP BW
3 7 (7.07%) SAP HANA
4 6 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.06%) MS Access
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) LSMW
2 15 (15.15%) Selenium
3 10 (10.10%) NeoLoad
4 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 24 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.12%) Billing
4 9 (9.09%) Banking
5 7 (7.07%) Marketing
6 5 (5.05%) Multimedia
7 4 (4.04%) Electronics
8 3 (3.03%) General Ledger
8 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Consultant
3 16 (16.16%) Functional Consultant
3 16 (16.16%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (16.16%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) Test Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) HR Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) SAP HR Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
8 9 (9.09%) Data Analyst
9 8 (8.08%) QA Automation Analyst
9 8 (8.08%) QA Tester
9 8 (8.08%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (8.08%) Tester
10 7 (7.07%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.25%) .NET
2 16 (16.16%) SAP Basis
3 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.09%) CSS
3 9 (9.09%) HTML
3 9 (9.09%) HTML5
3 9 (9.09%) jQuery
4 5 (5.05%) WPF
5 2 (2.02%) Ajax
5 2 (2.02%) JMS
5 2 (2.02%) JPA
5 2 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (41.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.16%) Data Conversion
3 7 (7.07%) Data Extraction
4 6 (6.06%) Credit Risk
5 5 (5.05%) Physics
6 4 (4.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (4.04%) VHDL
7 3 (3.03%) Taxonomies
8 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.01%) Economics
9 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) Integration Testing
2 36 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (30.30%) Data Validation
4 25 (25.25%) Change Management
4 25 (25.25%) Coaching
4 25 (25.25%) GAP Analysis
4 25 (25.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (19.19%) Functional Testing
7 16 (16.16%) CRM
7 16 (16.16%) Document Management
7 16 (16.16%) Performance Management
7 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (16.16%) Problem Management
8 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 15 (15.15%) Regression Testing
9 14 (14.14%) Data Analysis
10 13 (13.13%) Project Management
11 12 (12.12%) Black-Box Testing
12 11 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.33%) SQL
2 23 (23.23%) ABAP
2 23 (23.23%) Java
2 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.16%) VBA
4 15 (15.15%) T-SQL
5 14 (14.14%) C#
6 9 (9.09%) C
6 9 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.07%) C++
9 5 (5.05%) XAML
10 2 (2.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (46.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) QA
2 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) SAP
2 16 (16.16%) ServiceNow
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.09%) Marketo
5 4 (4.04%) EMC
6 2 (2.02%) Cisco
6 2 (2.02%) Computacenter
6 2 (2.02%) GENBAND
6 2 (2.02%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) Juniper
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle
6 2 (2.02%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago