The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 33 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.20% 3.55% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 3.82% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -14.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
Validation
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 131 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.77% 92.91% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 56
Median salary £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Validation
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Validation Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) French Language
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) KDB
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Kdb+
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) People Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
1 2 (50.00%) Kdb+
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) KDB Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP