The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Validation
Rank 776 797 741
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -56
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 108 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 88 83 67
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.00%
Data Validation
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Validation
Salary Trend in England

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in England

Data Validation
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Validation across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Data Validation Salary Histogram in England

Data Validation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 48 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South East +24 39 £45,000 -25.00% 4
East Midlands - 9 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +15 7 £77,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 4 £45,000 +60.71% 1
East of England -5 1 £26,500 -24.28%
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Data 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 Data Validation.

1 207 (100.00%) Validation
2 104 (50.24%) SQL
3 86 (41.55%) Data Warehouse
4 75 (36.23%) Finance
5 66 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (31.40%) ETL
7 63 (30.43%) Data Management
8 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
8 60 (28.99%) QA
9 54 (26.09%) Data Modelling
10 52 (25.12%) SQL Server
11 51 (24.64%) Management Information System
12 45 (21.74%) Oracle
13 43 (20.77%) XML
14 40 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
15 39 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 38 (18.36%) Data Analysis
17 37 (17.87%) Migration
18 36 (17.39%) Data Migration
19 32 (15.46%) Data Integration
20 31 (14.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 29 (14.01%) SAS
21 29 (14.01%) Java
21 29 (14.01%) Data Architecture
21 29 (14.01%) Selenium
22 28 (13.53%) C#
22 28 (13.53%) Informatica
22 28 (13.53%) Marketing
22 28 (13.53%) Degree

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Data 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 Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (14.01%) SAS
2 7 (3.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.90%) NetWeaver
3 6 (2.90%) Confluence
4 3 (1.45%) CMS
5 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.18%) Spreadsheet
3 14 (6.76%) MS Office
4 13 (6.28%) FastStats
5 10 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.97%) Stata
7 1 (0.48%) MS Project
7 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.97%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.48%) Agresso
2 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.48%) Force.com
1 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
1 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) RTP
2 9 (4.35%) VoIP
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (41.55%) Data Warehouse
2 52 (25.12%) SQL Server
3 39 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (14.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (12.56%) Relational Database
6 23 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 21 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (10.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (10.14%) DB2
8 20 (9.66%) RDBMS
8 20 (9.66%) Base SAS
9 19 (9.18%) Data Mart
10 16 (7.73%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (7.25%) QlikView
12 14 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (5.31%) Data Mining
14 8 (3.86%) OLAP
15 7 (3.38%) MySQL
15 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (2.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (14.01%) Selenium
2 16 (7.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (7.73%) ERwin
3 13 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.86%) JIRA
5 7 (3.38%) LoadRunner
5 7 (3.38%) SilkTest
6 6 (2.90%) Subversion
6 6 (2.90%) JUnit
7 4 (1.93%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.48%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 75 (36.23%) Finance
2 28 (13.53%) Marketing
3 19 (9.18%) Retail
4 15 (7.25%) Banking
5 8 (3.86%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Front Office
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Law
8 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.97%) German Language
8 2 (0.97%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (0.97%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (43.00%) Analyst
2 26 (12.56%) QA Analyst
3 25 (12.08%) Data Architect
3 25 (12.08%) Architect
3 25 (12.08%) Developer
3 25 (12.08%) Data Analyst
4 23 (11.11%) Data Manager
5 13 (6.28%) Test Analyst
6 12 (5.80%) Consultant
7 11 (5.31%) Technical Support
8 9 (4.35%) Tester
8 9 (4.35%) Integration Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (3.86%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.86%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (3.86%) Report Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Graduate
11 6 (2.90%) Quality Manager
11 6 (2.90%) Information Architect
11 6 (2.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.77%) XML
2 19 (9.18%) Web Services
3 13 (6.28%) JMS
3 13 (6.28%) WS-I
3 13 (6.28%) XBRL
3 13 (6.28%) Middleware
4 10 (4.83%) .NET
5 8 (3.86%) HTML
6 7 (3.38%) JSP
6 7 (3.38%) Ajax
7 6 (2.90%) Spring
7 6 (2.90%) Spring MVC
7 6 (2.90%) jQuery
7 6 (2.90%) CSS
7 6 (2.90%) XSD
8 5 (2.42%) Pandas
9 4 (1.93%) JSON
10 3 (1.45%) MDX
11 2 (0.97%) FpML
12 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (24.64%) Management Information System
3 32 (15.46%) Data Integration
4 22 (10.63%) Replication
5 16 (7.73%) Taxonomies
6 15 (7.25%) Reference Data
7 9 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.86%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.86%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.86%) Statistics
9 6 (2.90%) iPad
10 5 (2.42%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.42%) Equities
11 4 (1.93%) Derivative
11 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.93%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.45%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.97%) DTCC
13 2 (0.97%) NHS
13 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.76%) UNIX
2 10 (4.83%) Windows
3 3 (1.45%) Linux
4 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (100.00%) Validation
2 65 (31.40%) ETL
3 63 (30.43%) Data Management
4 54 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 40 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (18.36%) Data Analysis
7 37 (17.87%) Migration
8 36 (17.39%) Data Migration
9 29 (14.01%) Data Architecture
10 27 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (11.59%) Logical Data Model
12 22 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.14%) SDLC
14 20 (9.66%) Data Governance
14 20 (9.66%) Test Scripting
14 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
15 19 (9.18%) PDM
15 19 (9.18%) Zachman Framework
15 19 (9.18%) TOGAF
15 19 (9.18%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (50.24%) SQL
2 29 (14.01%) Java
3 28 (13.53%) C#
4 25 (12.08%) C++
5 23 (11.11%) C
6 13 (6.28%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.35%) Python
8 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.42%) PHP
9 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.93%) F#
11 3 (1.45%) VBA
12 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.48%) SOQL
13 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.48%) Lisp
13 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.48%) VB
13 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (13.53%) Degree
2 10 (4.83%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.35%) ISEB
4 8 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (28.99%) QA
2 25 (12.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) EMIR
3 2 (0.97%) MiFID
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 45 (21.74%) Oracle
3 28 (13.53%) Informatica
4 16 (7.73%) Talend
5 11 (5.31%) SAP
6 10 (4.83%) hybris
7 9 (4.35%) Sybase
8 8 (3.86%) Trillium
9 6 (2.90%) IBM
9 6 (2.90%) Teradata
10 4 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.93%) Tableau
11 3 (1.45%) Sagent
11 3 (1.45%) Cognos
12 2 (0.97%) Adobe
12 2 (0.97%) Google
12 2 (0.97%) DataFlux
12 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.48%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.48%) Sage
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mail Online
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago