The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 99 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 35 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 1.02% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.30% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,600 £18,675
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1541 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.02% 78.90% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1382 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Validation
South East

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 14 £50,000 +17.64%
Beaconsfield - 12 £32,500 -
High Wycombe 0 9 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Validation.

1 26 (49.06%) Project Management
1 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 18 (33.96%) Change Management
3 18 (33.96%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (33.96%) Data Cleansing
4 15 (28.30%) MS Office
5 13 (24.53%) Data Validation
6 12 (22.64%) Degree
6 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
7 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
8 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (13.21%) NHS
9 7 (13.21%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
9 7 (13.21%) Data Mining
9 7 (13.21%) SAS
9 7 (13.21%) SAP
9 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (13.21%) Business Objects
9 7 (13.21%) SQL
9 7 (13.21%) SAP XI
9 7 (13.21%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
9 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.21%) Analytics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) SAS
2 5 (9.43%) JCAPS
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (28.30%) MS Office
3 11 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (13.21%) Data Mining
1 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Base SAS
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) MS Access
4 1 (1.89%) OLAP
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Project Manager
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Report Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Implementation Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Implementation Project Manager
4 7 (13.21%) SAS Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Objects Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Business Process Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Process Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Business Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Billing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.21%) NHS
2 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
3 6 (11.32%) Life Science
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) UNIX
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Project Management
2 18 (33.96%) Change Management
2 18 (33.96%) GAP Analysis
2 18 (33.96%) Data Cleansing
3 13 (24.53%) Data Validation
4 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (13.21%) Analytics
7 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Data Mapping
7 6 (11.32%) Document Management
7 6 (11.32%) Data Management
7 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.43%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Service Management
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) GCP
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (13.21%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) Business Objects
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle
4 5 (9.43%) Tumbleweed
4 5 (9.43%) ServiceNow
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