The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 243 251 245
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 57 95 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.90% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 75 66
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
8767 10574 10104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.35% 83.95% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7516 8790 8739
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Validation
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Validation Salary Trend in the City of London

Validation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in the City of London

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 50 (31.06%) SQL
2 49 (30.43%) Finance
3 45 (27.95%) Retail
4 33 (20.50%) Project Management
5 31 (19.25%) SQL Server
6 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.39%) Degree
7 27 (16.77%) Banking
8 26 (16.15%) QA
9 22 (13.66%) ITIL
10 19 (11.80%) Cisco
10 19 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (11.18%) OO
11 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (11.18%) Derivative
12 17 (10.56%) SDLC
12 17 (10.56%) Windows
12 17 (10.56%) C++
12 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
13 16 (9.94%) Firewall
13 16 (9.94%) Migration
13 16 (9.94%) Scrum
13 16 (9.94%) Java
13 16 (9.94%) Ethernet
14 15 (9.32%) Juniper
14 15 (9.32%) MPLS
14 15 (9.32%) OSPF
14 15 (9.32%) BGP
14 15 (9.32%) EIGRP
14 15 (9.32%) PRINCE2

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (4.35%) Apache
1 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.11%) CICS
3 4 (2.48%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.24%) IIS
4 2 (1.24%) JBoss
4 2 (1.24%) SAS
4 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) nginx
5 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Lync
5 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.21%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.73%) MS Office
4 3 (1.86%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.62%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.62%) Agresso
2 1 (0.62%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Force.com
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.94%) Ethernet
1 16 (9.94%) Firewall
2 15 (9.32%) MPLS
2 15 (9.32%) OSPF
2 15 (9.32%) BGP
2 15 (9.32%) EIGRP
2 15 (9.32%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (6.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (6.83%) DNS
3 11 (6.83%) LAN
3 11 (6.83%) WAN
4 9 (5.59%) SMTP
4 9 (5.59%) ATM
4 9 (5.59%) HTTPS
4 9 (5.59%) FTP
4 9 (5.59%) HTTP
4 9 (5.59%) VLAN
4 9 (5.59%) FWSM
4 9 (5.59%) IPsec
4 9 (5.59%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (6.21%) DB2
6 5 (3.11%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.48%) Big Data
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.86%) MySQL
9 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.24%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.24%) Sybase IQ
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.24%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) SSDT
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.21%) HP UFT
2 9 (5.59%) SpecFlow
3 8 (4.97%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.48%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.86%) JIRA
5 3 (1.86%) Selenium
5 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.24%) Subversion
6 2 (1.24%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.62%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.62%) JMeter
General
1 49 (30.43%) Finance
2 45 (27.95%) Retail
3 27 (16.77%) Banking
4 11 (6.83%) Legal
5 10 (6.21%) Marketing
5 10 (6.21%) Front Office
6 8 (4.97%) Advertising
7 7 (4.35%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.11%) Back Office
9 4 (2.48%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.62%) Law
12 1 (0.62%) Electronics
12 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.62%) Publishing
12 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.62%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Developer
2 23 (14.29%) Analyst
3 14 (8.70%) Test Manager
3 14 (8.70%) Architect
4 12 (7.45%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.21%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.59%) Team Leader
6 9 (5.59%) Network Architect
7 8 (4.97%) Consultant
8 7 (4.35%) Performance Manager
8 7 (4.35%) Performance Test Manager
9 6 (3.73%) C++ Team Leader
9 6 (3.73%) Quantitative Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (3.73%) Quantitative Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.11%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.11%) Junior
10 5 (3.11%) DB2 Specialist
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.45%) HTML
2 9 (5.59%) REST
3 7 (4.35%) MFC
4 6 (3.73%) .NET
4 6 (3.73%) Ajax
4 6 (3.73%) GWT
5 5 (3.11%) XML
5 5 (3.11%) CSS
5 5 (3.11%) Visualforce
6 4 (2.48%) Spring
6 4 (2.48%) SOAP
6 4 (2.48%) Struts
6 4 (2.48%) Web Services
6 4 (2.48%) J2EE
6 4 (2.48%) JSON
7 3 (1.86%) Qt
8 2 (1.24%) HTML5
8 2 (1.24%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.24%) jQuery
8 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Derivative
2 14 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.45%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.73%) Reference Data
6 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.11%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.48%) Credit Risk
8 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.48%) Statistics
9 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.86%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.86%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.24%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.24%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.56%) Windows
2 13 (8.07%) Linux
2 13 (8.07%) UNIX
3 10 (6.21%) zOS
4 7 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.50%) Project Management
2 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.66%) ITIL
4 18 (11.18%) OO
5 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
5 17 (10.56%) SDLC
6 16 (9.94%) Migration
6 16 (9.94%) Scrum
7 15 (9.32%) PRINCE2
7 15 (9.32%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.70%) Data Validation
8 14 (8.70%) Change Management
9 13 (8.07%) Data Management
9 13 (8.07%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.07%) Analytics
10 12 (7.45%) Line Management
10 12 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.83%) TOGAF
11 11 (6.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.06%) SQL
2 17 (10.56%) C++
3 16 (9.94%) Java
4 12 (7.45%) Python
5 8 (4.97%) VBA
6 7 (4.35%) VC++
6 7 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.35%) C#
7 6 (3.73%) Pascal
7 6 (3.73%) Ruby
8 5 (3.11%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.48%) Perl
10 3 (1.86%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.86%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.24%) PHP
11 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.24%) Scala
11 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.39%) Degree
2 12 (7.45%) PMP
2 12 (7.45%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.11%) PhD
3 5 (3.11%) CCNA
3 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.48%) CCDA
5 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.86%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.24%) IIBA
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.15%) QA
2 9 (5.59%) COBIT
3 7 (4.35%) EMIR
4 6 (3.73%) SLA
4 6 (3.73%) MiFID
5 2 (1.24%) GCP
5 2 (1.24%) GMP
6 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.73%) RACF
3 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.24%) Firmware
4 2 (1.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) Unicenter
1 2 (1.24%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.24%) Nagios
1 2 (1.24%) SCOM
1 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 19 (11.80%) Cisco
2 15 (9.32%) Juniper
3 11 (6.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.21%) Oracle
4 10 (6.21%) CheckPoint
4 10 (6.21%) VMware
5 9 (5.59%) F5
5 9 (5.59%) HP
6 8 (4.97%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.73%) Intel
7 6 (3.73%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.24%) Informatica
8 2 (1.24%) NetApp
8 2 (1.24%) Sybase
8 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) EMC
9 1 (0.62%) Murex
9 1 (0.62%) Avaya
9 1 (0.62%) BMC
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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