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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
London / City of London
Rank 148 236 222
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 80 29 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 0.42% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.47% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 28 88
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
4490 6131 9030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.75% 89.73% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 5443 7675
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in the City of London

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Validation.

1 64 (49.23%) Finance
2 32 (24.62%) SQL
2 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (21.54%) Degree
4 26 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 26 (20.00%) Project Management
5 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
6 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.38%) Quality Management
7 19 (14.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (13.08%) ITIL
8 17 (13.08%) Mathematics
9 16 (12.31%) MiFID
9 16 (12.31%) Data Reconciliation
9 16 (12.31%) EMIR
9 16 (12.31%) Data Integration
10 15 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
10 15 (11.54%) Analytics
10 15 (11.54%) Back Office
10 15 (11.54%) Financial Institution
11 14 (10.77%) Linux
11 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
11 14 (10.77%) CRM
12 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 13 (10.00%) Banking
12 13 (10.00%) Line Management
12 13 (10.00%) Time Management
12 13 (10.00%) SaaS
13 12 (9.23%) Unix
13 12 (9.23%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.31%) SAS
2 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.77%) CICS
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Confluence
3 1 (0.77%) Marvel
3 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.77%) Sitefinity
3 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.92%) MS Office
3 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.31%) SPSS
4 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.77%) GIMP
5 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.77%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) LAN
1 9 (6.92%) WAN
2 7 (5.38%) DHCP
2 7 (5.38%) DNS
2 7 (5.38%) Firewall
3 6 (4.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (4.62%) Wireless
4 4 (3.08%) SSL
4 4 (3.08%) VPN
5 2 (1.54%) HTTP
5 2 (1.54%) Network Security
5 2 (1.54%) Wireless Security
5 2 (1.54%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.77%) Internet
6 1 (0.77%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) KDB
1 9 (6.92%) Kdb+
1 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) Big Data
3 7 (5.38%) QlikView
4 3 (2.31%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (2.31%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.31%) Selenium
2 3 (2.31%) Subversion
3 2 (1.54%) Appium
3 2 (1.54%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.54%) JUnit
3 2 (1.54%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.54%) TestNG
4 1 (0.77%) Grunt
4 1 (0.77%) gulp
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.77%) webpack
General
1 64 (49.23%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Back Office
2 15 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 13 (10.00%) Banking
4 11 (8.46%) Marketing
5 8 (6.15%) Advertising
5 8 (6.15%) French Language
6 7 (5.38%) Brand Awareness
6 7 (5.38%) Front Office
7 5 (3.85%) Games
7 5 (3.85%) Legal
8 4 (3.08%) Law
8 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.54%) Retail
11 1 (0.77%) German Language
11 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Analyst
2 20 (15.38%) Consultant
3 18 (13.85%) Administrator
4 17 (13.08%) Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Qualitative Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Quantitative Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Data Administrator
7 9 (6.92%) KDB Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Product Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Technical Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Technical Product Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Data Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Presales Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.15%) HTML
2 5 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 5 (3.85%) CSS
2 5 (3.85%) HTML5
2 5 (3.85%) Mason
3 4 (3.08%) .NET
3 4 (3.08%) jQuery
3 4 (3.08%) Visualforce
4 3 (2.31%) Ajax
4 3 (2.31%) CSS3
4 3 (2.31%) JSON
4 3 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.31%) XML
5 2 (1.54%) COM
5 2 (1.54%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.54%) LESS
5 2 (1.54%) React
5 2 (1.54%) RequireJS
5 2 (1.54%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Fintech
3 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.15%) Market Risk
3 8 (6.15%) User Experience
4 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.38%) Credit Risk
4 7 (5.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.62%) Derivative
6 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.08%) Online Games
7 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.54%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Linux
2 12 (9.23%) Unix
3 9 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 26 (20.00%) Project Management
2 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
3 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 19 (14.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (13.08%) ITIL
5 17 (13.08%) Mathematics
6 16 (12.31%) Data Integration
6 16 (12.31%) Data Reconciliation
7 15 (11.54%) Analytics
7 15 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
8 14 (10.77%) CRM
9 13 (10.00%) Line Management
9 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.00%) Time Management
10 11 (8.46%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.46%) Scrum
10 11 (8.46%) SDLC
11 10 (7.69%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.62%) SQL
2 10 (7.69%) R
3 9 (6.92%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.38%) C++
5 7 (5.38%) MATLAB
5 7 (5.38%) Python
6 4 (3.08%) Apex Code
6 4 (3.08%) VBA
7 3 (2.31%) Java
8 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (21.54%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.38%) CCNP
4 5 (3.85%) PhD
4 5 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.85%) PMP
5 4 (3.08%) ISEB
5 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) CCNA
6 3 (2.31%) CISM
6 3 (2.31%) CISSP
6 3 (2.31%) MCSE
6 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.54%) CCDP
7 2 (1.54%) CISA
7 2 (1.54%) GIAC
7 2 (1.54%) SANS
7 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) CCA
8 1 (0.77%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.31%) EMIR
1 16 (12.31%) MiFID
2 10 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 7 (5.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (3.85%) SLA
5 4 (3.08%) QA
6 3 (2.31%) COBIT
6 3 (2.31%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.77%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) SCOM
2 2 (1.54%) Nessus
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.77%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.77%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Cisco
2 7 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.62%) Juniper
4 4 (3.08%) Aruba
4 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.08%) Palo Alto
4 4 (3.08%) Riverbed
4 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.31%) OpenText
6 2 (1.54%) NetApp
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle
6 2 (1.54%) Pega
6 2 (1.54%) Progress
6 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (0.77%) Adobe
7 1 (0.77%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.77%) Sun
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago