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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 71 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 52 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.13% 1.39% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 1.69% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 15
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £37,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,200 £58,000
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
1434 1836 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.39% 82.22% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1367 1496
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +41 32 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Aylesbury +6 14 £35,000 - 1
Amersham -2 2 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 48 (47.52%) Degree
2 40 (39.60%) Finance
3 39 (38.61%) SQL
3 39 (38.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (37.62%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (34.65%) SAP
6 32 (31.68%) Integration Testing
7 28 (27.72%) Data Validation
7 28 (27.72%) SaaS
8 27 (26.73%) Requirements Analysis
8 27 (26.73%) Coaching
8 27 (26.73%) .NET
8 27 (26.73%) Change Management
8 27 (26.73%) GAP Analysis
9 26 (25.74%) ABAP
9 26 (25.74%) Java
10 25 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (22.77%) SAS
12 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
12 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
13 19 (18.81%) VBA
14 18 (17.82%) LSMW
14 18 (17.82%) Document Management
14 18 (17.82%) Data Analysis
14 18 (17.82%) Performance Management
14 18 (17.82%) Problem Management
14 18 (17.82%) SAP HCM
14 18 (17.82%) Data Conversion
14 18 (17.82%) ServiceNow
15 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning

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 (22.77%) SAS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (17.82%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.97%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.97%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 28 (27.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) LAN
1 12 (11.88%) Unified Communications
1 12 (11.88%) VoIP
2 9 (8.91%) Broadband
2 9 (8.91%) Converged Networks
2 9 (8.91%) PBX
2 9 (8.91%) VLAN
2 9 (8.91%) VRRP
3 3 (2.97%) DNS
3 3 (2.97%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.97%) IPv4
3 3 (2.97%) IPv6
4 1 (0.99%) 3G
4 1 (0.99%) GSM
4 1 (0.99%) LTE
4 1 (0.99%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.89%) MS Access
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (7.92%) SAP BW
4 8 (7.92%) SAP HANA
5 7 (6.93%) Base SAS
6 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.97%) MySQL
7 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) LSMW
2 8 (7.92%) Selenium
3 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.97%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.86%) Banking
4 13 (12.87%) Billing
5 6 (5.94%) Marketing
6 5 (4.95%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.97%) Electronics
7 3 (2.97%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.75%) Analyst
1 25 (24.75%) Consultant
2 16 (15.84%) Functional Consultant
2 16 (15.84%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (15.84%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 13 (12.87%) HR Consultant
3 13 (12.87%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 13 (12.87%) SAP HR Consultant
3 13 (12.87%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
4 12 (11.88%) Technical Specialist
5 10 (9.90%) Report Specialist
6 9 (8.91%) CRM Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) Data Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) SAP BW Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Tester
8 7 (6.93%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Developer
9 6 (5.94%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) .NET
2 17 (16.83%) SAP Basis
3 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.91%) CSS
3 9 (8.91%) HTML
3 9 (8.91%) HTML5
3 9 (8.91%) jQuery
4 4 (3.96%) WPF
5 3 (2.97%) Ajax
5 3 (2.97%) JMS
5 3 (2.97%) JPA
5 3 (2.97%) Spring
6 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (17.82%) Data Conversion
3 10 (9.90%) Credit Risk
4 7 (6.93%) Data Extraction
5 4 (3.96%) Physics
6 3 (2.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.97%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.97%) VHDL
7 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.99%) Economics
8 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.99%) Statistics
8 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) User Acceptance Testing
2 32 (31.68%) Integration Testing
3 28 (27.72%) Data Validation
4 27 (26.73%) Change Management
4 27 (26.73%) Coaching
4 27 (26.73%) GAP Analysis
4 27 (26.73%) Requirements Analysis
5 25 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (17.82%) Data Analysis
6 18 (17.82%) Document Management
6 18 (17.82%) Performance Management
6 18 (17.82%) Problem Management
7 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (16.83%) PRINCE2
8 16 (15.84%) CRM
9 13 (12.87%) Project Management
10 12 (11.88%) Functional Testing
10 12 (11.88%) Regression Testing
11 11 (10.89%) ETL
11 11 (10.89%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) SQL
2 26 (25.74%) ABAP
2 26 (25.74%) Java
3 19 (18.81%) VBA
4 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.85%) T-SQL
6 13 (12.87%) C#
7 9 (8.91%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.93%) C
8 7 (6.93%) C++
8 7 (6.93%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.96%) XAML
10 3 (2.97%) Perl
11 2 (1.98%) VB
12 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (47.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) Data Quality
2 9 (8.91%) QA
3 3 (2.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) SAP
2 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
3 18 (17.82%) ServiceNow
4 9 (8.91%) Marketo
5 3 (2.97%) Cisco
5 3 (2.97%) EMC
5 3 (2.97%) GENBAND
5 3 (2.97%) Juniper
5 3 (2.97%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) Computacenter
6 2 (1.98%) HP
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago