The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 243 306 326
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.098% 0.072% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.082% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Median salary £42,500 £48,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% +16.96%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
Data 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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5434 8514 10261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.95% 87.43% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4955 7294 8489
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Validation
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the City of London region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in the City of London

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 19 (100.00%) Validation
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) ETL
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Data Extraction
7 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
7 6 (31.58%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Android Development
8 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
8 5 (26.32%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
8 5 (26.32%) OLAP
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Workflow

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
3 5 (26.32%) OLAP
3 5 (26.32%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
4 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
2 4 (21.05%) Appium
2 4 (21.05%) Calabash
2 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Extraction
2 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 4 (21.05%) Smart Home
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Validation
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (26.32%) Android Development
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Omniture
2 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata