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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 791 712 807
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +95
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 91 118 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 58
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £32,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.37% -9.41%
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
86434 80496 87055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.55% 77.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69512 66517 74443
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 -30 42 £47,500 -9.52% 3
South East -30 30 £60,000 +33.33% 4
East of England -14 5 £35,000 +7.69%
North West -9 4 £34,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £28,000 -
South West -5 3 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Yorkshire -37 3 - -
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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
2 135 (65.22%) SQL
3 95 (45.89%) Finance
4 79 (38.16%) Oracle
4 79 (38.16%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (34.78%) ETL
6 61 (29.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (28.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 60 (28.99%) SQL Server
8 53 (25.60%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (25.12%) UNIX
10 50 (24.15%) HTML
11 49 (23.67%) XML
12 44 (21.26%) Data Modelling
12 44 (21.26%) Microsoft
13 43 (20.77%) Software Testing
13 43 (20.77%) Banking
14 42 (20.29%) Migration
14 42 (20.29%) Business Objects
15 41 (19.81%) Data Migration
16 37 (17.87%) Data Cleansing
16 37 (17.87%) PL/SQL
17 35 (16.91%) CSS
18 34 (16.43%) JavaScript
18 34 (16.43%) QA
19 33 (15.94%) Toad
20 32 (15.46%) Java
20 32 (15.46%) Relational Database
21 31 (14.98%) Project Management
22 29 (14.01%) DataStage

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 15 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.76%) Confluence
3 5 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.93%) CMS
5 3 (1.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.48%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.86%) MS Office
3 3 (1.45%) SPSS
3 3 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) FastStats
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Siebel Analytics
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.48%) Endur
2 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 60 (28.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 60 (28.99%) SQL Server
3 53 (25.60%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (15.46%) Relational Database
5 29 (14.01%) DataStage
6 27 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 26 (12.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 26 (12.56%) DB2
8 25 (12.08%) RDBMS
9 23 (11.11%) SQLPlus
9 23 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
9 23 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
10 19 (9.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (6.76%) MySQL
13 13 (6.28%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (6.28%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (5.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (15.94%) Toad
2 26 (12.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (7.25%) JIRA
4 14 (6.76%) Subversion
4 14 (6.76%) JUnit
5 10 (4.83%) LSMW
5 10 (4.83%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.97%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.48%) Selenium
8 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 95 (45.89%) Finance
2 43 (20.77%) Banking
3 18 (8.70%) Marketing
4 17 (8.21%) Advertising
5 15 (7.25%) Investment Banking
6 14 (6.76%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.90%) Back Office
8 5 (2.42%) Front Office
9 4 (1.93%) Retail
10 2 (0.97%) Legal
11 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.48%) Games
11 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 71 (34.30%) Analyst
2 63 (30.43%) Developer
3 23 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 22 (10.63%) Test Engineer
4 22 (10.63%) Analyst Developer
5 20 (9.66%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.73%) Data Analyst
7 15 (7.25%) Hybris Developer
8 14 (6.76%) OBIEE Developer
8 14 (6.76%) Senior Test Engineer
8 14 (6.76%) Business Analyst
9 13 (6.28%) Test Analyst
9 13 (6.28%) Consultant
9 13 (6.28%) Oracle Developer
9 13 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (5.80%) Excel Developer
10 12 (5.80%) Data Architect
10 12 (5.80%) Architect
11 10 (4.83%) Tester
11 10 (4.83%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.15%) HTML
2 49 (23.67%) XML
3 35 (16.91%) CSS
4 23 (11.11%) Spring
5 19 (9.18%) Web Services
6 16 (7.73%) .NET
7 15 (7.25%) JSP
7 15 (7.25%) Ajax
7 15 (7.25%) XSD
7 15 (7.25%) Spring MVC
7 15 (7.25%) jQuery
8 13 (6.28%) J2EE
9 11 (5.31%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.83%) SOAP
10 10 (4.83%) WCF
10 10 (4.83%) LINQ
11 5 (2.42%) Spring Integration
12 4 (1.93%) MDX
13 2 (0.97%) Google Maps API
14 1 (0.48%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.28%) Statistics
4 9 (4.35%) Replication
5 7 (3.38%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.90%) Taxonomies
7 5 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.42%) Derivative
8 4 (1.93%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.97%) NHS
10 1 (0.48%) EFT
10 1 (0.48%) Life Science
10 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.48%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.12%) UNIX
2 13 (6.28%) Linux
3 8 (3.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (100.00%) Validation
2 79 (38.16%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (34.78%) ETL
4 44 (21.26%) Data Modelling
5 43 (20.77%) Software Testing
6 42 (20.29%) Migration
7 41 (19.81%) Data Migration
8 37 (17.87%) Data Cleansing
9 31 (14.98%) Project Management
10 29 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (13.53%) Analytics
12 27 (13.04%) Integration Testing
13 24 (11.59%) Test Strategy
14 23 (11.11%) Test Management
15 21 (10.14%) Business Analysis
16 20 (9.66%) Scrum
17 19 (9.18%) Data Management
18 16 (7.73%) E-Commerce
18 16 (7.73%) Unit Testing
19 15 (7.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 135 (65.22%) SQL
2 37 (17.87%) PL/SQL
3 34 (16.43%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.46%) Java
5 24 (11.59%) C#
6 15 (7.25%) VBA
7 11 (5.31%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.83%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.38%) R
10 6 (2.90%) ABAP
11 4 (1.93%) VB
11 4 (1.93%) C
12 3 (1.45%) Python
13 1 (0.48%) VB6
13 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 18 (8.70%) Degree
2 16 (7.73%) ISEB
3 11 (5.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.48%) APMP
6 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.43%) QA
2 11 (5.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) Basel III
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 79 (38.16%) Oracle
2 44 (21.26%) Microsoft
3 42 (20.29%) Business Objects
4 29 (14.01%) Cognos
5 23 (11.11%) HP
6 15 (7.25%) hybris
7 13 (6.28%) SAP
8 11 (5.31%) Informatica
9 7 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (2.90%) Siebel
11 5 (2.42%) Tableau
11 5 (2.42%) Pega
12 4 (1.93%) Eloqua
12 4 (1.93%) Bloomberg
13 3 (1.45%) Google
14 2 (0.97%) Sagent
15 1 (0.48%) SmartFocus
15 1 (0.48%) Pardot
15 1 (0.48%) ExactTarget
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