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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 111 79 122
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Validation 15 64 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 3.02% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.68% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 5
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
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
1300 1738 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.47% 82.06% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1381 1329
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Aylesbury -7 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Milton Keynes -32 6 £32,750 -6.42% 1
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) SAS
3 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
3 22 (46.81%) Hadoop
3 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (38.30%) PL/SQL
4 18 (38.30%) Data Analysis
4 18 (38.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (31.91%) Finance
6 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
7 12 (25.53%) Data Management
7 12 (25.53%) VB
7 12 (25.53%) C#
7 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.40%) Python
8 11 (23.40%) Data Reconciliation
8 11 (23.40%) Dashboard Development
8 11 (23.40%) Base SAS
8 11 (23.40%) Data Quality
8 11 (23.40%) Big Data
9 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Data Validation
9 10 (21.28%) Data Extraction
9 10 (21.28%) QA
10 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.89%) Perl
12 7 (14.89%) MCSE
12 7 (14.89%) MCP

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 23 (48.94%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) VoIP
2 2 (4.26%) 3G
2 2 (4.26%) Broadband
2 2 (4.26%) Converged Networks
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) NGN
2 2 (4.26%) PBX
2 2 (4.26%) VLAN
2 2 (4.26%) VRRP
3 1 (2.13%) 2G
3 1 (2.13%) 4G
3 1 (2.13%) GPRS
3 1 (2.13%) GSM
3 1 (2.13%) LTE
3 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.13%) UMTS
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) Hadoop
2 11 (23.40%) Base SAS
2 11 (23.40%) Big Data
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.89%) MySQL
5 5 (10.64%) MS Access
6 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) NeoLoad
1 5 (10.64%) Selenium
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Data Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Data Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Report Developer
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) QA Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Data Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.38%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) CSS
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
4 1 (2.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Data Analysis
2 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
3 12 (25.53%) Data Management
4 11 (23.40%) Dashboard Development
4 11 (23.40%) Data Reconciliation
5 10 (21.28%) Data Validation
5 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stress Testing
8 3 (6.38%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.26%) ERP
9 2 (4.26%) ETL
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
3 18 (38.30%) PL/SQL
4 12 (25.53%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) VB
5 11 (23.40%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) Perl
6 7 (14.89%) R
7 4 (8.51%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) ABAP
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCP
1 7 (14.89%) MCSE
1 7 (14.89%) MCTS
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) Data Quality
2 10 (21.28%) QA
3 2 (4.26%) P3O
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Teradata
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
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