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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
London / City of London
Rank 177 226 209
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -17
Permanent jobs citing Validation 51 32 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.50% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.57% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 82
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £56,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
4408 5641 8570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.79% 88.60% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 5038 7427
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 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (21.28%) Project Management
3 20 (21.28%) Degree
4 16 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.02%) Mathematics
5 15 (15.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 11 (11.70%) MiFID
7 11 (11.70%) EMIR
8 10 (10.64%) Analytics
8 10 (10.64%) Banking
8 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
8 10 (10.64%) ITIL
8 10 (10.64%) CRM
9 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
9 9 (9.57%) Statistics
9 9 (9.57%) Time Management
9 9 (9.57%) Data Integration
9 9 (9.57%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (9.57%) Line Management
10 8 (8.51%) R
10 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.51%) Quality Management
10 8 (8.51%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (8.51%) HTML
10 8 (8.51%) MS Excel

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 (3.19%) CMS
1 3 (3.19%) SAS
1 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) GIMP
2 3 (3.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle AML
2 2 (2.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.06%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.06%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.06%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LAN
1 5 (5.32%) WAN
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) DHCP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) KDB
2 4 (4.26%) Kdb+
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.19%) Big Data
3 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.06%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.19%) Grunt
2 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) Subversion
3 2 (2.13%) Appium
3 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.13%) JUnit
3 2 (2.13%) Selenium
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.13%) TestNG
4 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.06%) gulp
4 1 (1.06%) webpack
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Advertising
3 7 (7.45%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.45%) Front Office
4 6 (6.38%) Back Office
5 5 (5.32%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (5.32%) Games
5 5 (5.32%) Marketing
6 4 (4.26%) Legal
7 3 (3.19%) French Language
7 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.13%) German Language
8 2 (2.13%) Retail
9 1 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 17 (18.09%) Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Administrator
3 14 (14.89%) Consultant
4 11 (11.70%) Qualitative Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Quantitative Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Data Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Salesforce Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) KDB Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Presales Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Professional Services Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) HTML
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.38%) HTML5
3 5 (5.32%) CSS
3 5 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (5.32%) XML
4 4 (4.26%) Ajax
4 4 (4.26%) CSS3
4 4 (4.26%) jQuery
4 4 (4.26%) JSON
4 4 (4.26%) Mason
5 3 (3.19%) Sass
5 3 (3.19%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.13%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.13%) React
6 2 (2.13%) WebKit
6 2 (2.13%) XHTML
7 1 (1.06%) SOAP
7 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.02%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.57%) Data Integration
3 9 (9.57%) Statistics
4 7 (7.45%) Market Risk
5 6 (6.38%) Credit Risk
5 6 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (6.38%) Physics
5 6 (6.38%) User Experience
6 5 (5.32%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.32%) Economics
7 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.26%) Online Games
8 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.19%) Fintech
8 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.19%) W3C
9 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
1 5 (5.32%) Unix
2 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Project Management
2 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) Data Analysis
3 15 (15.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.64%) Analytics
5 10 (10.64%) CRM
5 10 (10.64%) ITIL
6 9 (9.57%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (9.57%) Line Management
6 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
6 9 (9.57%) Time Management
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
7 8 (8.51%) Quality Management
7 8 (8.51%) Scrum
8 7 (7.45%) Data Reconciliation
8 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.45%) SDLC
9 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.38%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.51%) R
3 6 (6.38%) C++
4 5 (5.32%) MATLAB
5 4 (4.26%) Python
5 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.19%) Apex Code
6 3 (3.19%) Java
6 3 (3.19%) VBA
7 1 (1.06%) ABAP
7 1 (1.06%) C#
7 1 (1.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.26%) PMP
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) PhD
4 1 (1.06%) CCA
4 1 (1.06%) CCIE
4 1 (1.06%) CCNA
4 1 (1.06%) CCNP
4 1 (1.06%) CISM
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) EMIR
1 11 (11.70%) MiFID
2 6 (6.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (6.38%) QA
3 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.19%) SLA
5 1 (1.06%) COBIT
5 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
1 1 (1.06%) SCDPM
1 1 (1.06%) SCOM
1 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle
1 7 (7.45%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.19%) OpenText
2 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.13%) Juniper
3 2 (2.13%) Pega
4 1 (1.06%) BEA
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.06%) Dell
4 1 (1.06%) Murex
4 1 (1.06%) SAP
4 1 (1.06%) Sun
4 1 (1.06%) Sybase
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago