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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 798 748 812
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +64
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 79 130 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.13% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.15% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -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
86778 84523 87075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.72% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71891 69477 74460
Average salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
South East -7 26 £60,000 +26.31% 3
London -44 19 £47,500 +46.15% 5
East Midlands +23 16 £38,000 +46.15%
South West - 8 £33,750 - 2
Yorkshire -36 5 £26,000 -27.77%
West Midlands -13 3 £30,000 -45.45%
East of England -46 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Validation
2 124 (73.37%) SQL
3 101 (59.76%) Finance
4 80 (47.34%) SQL Server
5 75 (44.38%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (44.38%) ETL
6 66 (39.05%) Oracle
7 61 (36.09%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (35.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 57 (33.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 55 (32.54%) UNIX
11 53 (31.36%) Business Objects
12 49 (28.99%) Relational Database
13 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (27.81%) Banking
14 46 (27.22%) Toad
15 44 (26.04%) DB2
16 41 (24.26%) Software Testing
17 40 (23.67%) PL/SQL
17 40 (23.67%) Cognos
17 40 (23.67%) Test Strategy
18 39 (23.08%) HP
18 39 (23.08%) DataStage
19 38 (22.49%) QuickTest Pro
19 38 (22.49%) SQLPlus
19 38 (22.49%) Mainframe
19 38 (22.49%) Test Management
19 38 (22.49%) Oracle Exadata
19 38 (22.49%) Oracle ODI
20 35 (20.71%) HTML

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 10 (5.92%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.33%) Confluence
3 5 (2.96%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 27 (15.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.33%) MS Office
3 4 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) SPSS
4 1 (0.59%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.59%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.59%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (47.34%) SQL Server
2 75 (44.38%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (35.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (33.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (28.99%) Relational Database
6 44 (26.04%) DB2
7 39 (23.08%) DataStage
8 38 (22.49%) SQLPlus
8 38 (22.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 38 (22.49%) Oracle ODI
9 33 (19.53%) RDBMS
10 18 (10.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (10.06%) MS Access
12 13 (7.69%) MySQL
13 11 (6.51%) BusinessObjects XI
14 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (4.73%) Data Mining
16 6 (3.55%) PowerCenter
16 6 (3.55%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 46 (27.22%) Toad
2 38 (22.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (8.28%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.92%) JIRA
6 9 (5.33%) JUnit
6 9 (5.33%) Subversion
7 8 (4.73%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 101 (59.76%) Finance
2 47 (27.81%) Banking
3 23 (13.61%) Advertising
4 13 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.69%) Marketing
5 5 (2.96%) Back Office
6 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Front Office
6 4 (2.37%) Legal
6 4 (2.37%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (33.73%) Analyst
2 45 (26.63%) Developer
3 38 (22.49%) Test Manager
4 22 (13.02%) Test Engineer
5 17 (10.06%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Test Analyst
6 12 (7.10%) C# Developer
6 12 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Excel Developer
7 11 (6.51%) MI Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Data Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Senior Test Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) Hybris Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Excel VBA Developer
9 9 (5.33%) VBA Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (4.73%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Portfolio Manager
12 6 (3.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.71%) HTML
2 31 (18.34%) XML
3 25 (14.79%) .NET
4 24 (14.20%) CSS
5 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET
6 18 (10.65%) Web Services
7 14 (8.28%) JSON
7 14 (8.28%) HTML5
7 14 (8.28%) CSS3
7 14 (8.28%) WinForms
8 12 (7.10%) Velocity
9 11 (6.51%) Spring
10 10 (5.92%) Ajax
10 10 (5.92%) Spring MVC
10 10 (5.92%) XSD
10 10 (5.92%) JSP
10 10 (5.92%) jQuery
11 9 (5.33%) SOAP
12 8 (4.73%) J2EE
12 8 (4.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.49%) Mainframe
2 28 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.51%) Statistics
4 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.73%) iPad
6 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.37%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.37%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.78%) NHS
8 3 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.78%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.18%) Mashup
10 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.54%) UNIX
2 20 (11.83%) Windows
3 7 (4.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) Validation
2 75 (44.38%) ETL
3 61 (36.09%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (24.26%) Software Testing
6 40 (23.67%) Test Strategy
7 38 (22.49%) Test Management
8 24 (14.20%) Data Cleansing
9 23 (13.61%) Analytics
10 22 (13.02%) Mentoring
11 20 (11.83%) Data Modelling
12 19 (11.24%) Data Management
12 19 (11.24%) Integration Testing
13 16 (9.47%) Coaching
14 15 (8.88%) Kimball Methodology
15 14 (8.28%) Data Analysis
15 14 (8.28%) Project Management
16 12 (7.10%) E-Commerce
16 12 (7.10%) Time Management
17 11 (6.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 124 (73.37%) SQL
2 40 (23.67%) PL/SQL
3 34 (20.12%) C#
4 27 (15.98%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.79%) T-SQL
6 18 (10.65%) Java
7 15 (8.88%) VBA
7 15 (8.88%) R
8 14 (8.28%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.37%) C
11 2 (1.18%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBScript
12 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 15 (8.88%) ISEB
2 15 (8.88%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (39.05%) Oracle
2 53 (31.36%) Business Objects
3 40 (23.67%) Cognos
4 39 (23.08%) HP
5 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.51%) Informatica
7 10 (5.92%) hybris
8 6 (3.55%) Sagent
8 6 (3.55%) IBM
9 5 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.37%) Google
11 3 (1.78%) Pega
11 3 (1.78%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.78%) Tableau
12 2 (1.18%) Eloqua
12 2 (1.18%) SAP
13 1 (0.59%) Sybase
13 1 (0.59%) Trillium
13 1 (0.59%) Teradata
13 1 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
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