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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 811 843 862
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 81 110 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 60 89 80
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £79,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
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
80737 89616 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.04% 87.37% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68272 74479 74310
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Data Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 44 £56,250 +25.00% 1
West Midlands +14 14 £25,000 -44.44% 1
South East -1 8 £35,000 -18.60% 1
North West - 7 £34,000 - 1
Yorkshire +26 4 £61,250 -20.45% 1
South West +5 2 £50,000 -
East of England +23 1 £50,000 +88.67% 3
East Midlands +5 1 £56,500 +61.42%
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 188 (100.00%) Validation
2 105 (55.85%) SQL
3 61 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (31.38%) SQL Server
5 57 (30.32%) Microsoft
6 55 (29.26%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (28.72%) ETL
8 48 (25.53%) Finance
9 44 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (23.40%) Functional Testing
10 42 (22.34%) QA
11 41 (21.81%) Regression Testing
12 36 (19.15%) Selenium
12 36 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (18.09%) MS Excel
14 33 (17.55%) Data Quality
14 33 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (15.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (14.89%) Software Testing
17 28 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (14.36%) XML
19 24 (12.77%) Automated Testing
19 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
20 23 (12.23%) Computer Science
21 22 (11.70%) Oracle
22 21 (11.17%) Degree
22 21 (11.17%) Workflow
23 20 (10.64%) VBA
23 20 (10.64%) JavaScript

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.66%) SAS
3 4 (2.13%) PowerExchange
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.06%) SPSS
4 2 (1.06%) Stata
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.13%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (2.13%) FastStats
2 4 (2.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.19%) GitHub
3 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.60%) AdWords
4 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.60%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (1.06%) Office 365
5 2 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (1.06%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) BGP
1 7 (3.72%) OSPF
1 7 (3.72%) SNMP
1 7 (3.72%) WAN
2 6 (3.19%) HTTP
3 4 (2.13%) Internet
3 4 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.38%) SQL Server
2 55 (29.26%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (15.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.32%) Data Mining
9 9 (4.79%) PowerPivot
10 8 (4.26%) OLAP
10 8 (4.26%) OLAP Cube
10 8 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (3.72%) Big Data
12 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.19%) Pentaho
12 6 (3.19%) QlikView
13 5 (2.66%) DB2
13 5 (2.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (19.15%) Selenium
2 14 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.45%) WebDriver
3 12 (6.38%) Appium
3 12 (6.38%) NeoLoad
4 11 (5.85%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.79%) JIRA
6 6 (3.19%) Subversion
7 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.13%) Calabash
8 4 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.13%) ERwin
8 4 (2.13%) JMeter
9 3 (1.60%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (1.06%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.53%) Hudson
11 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (25.53%) Finance
2 17 (9.04%) Marketing
2 17 (9.04%) Retail
3 12 (6.38%) Banking
4 11 (5.85%) Front Office
5 9 (4.79%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.72%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.19%) Automotive
8 4 (2.13%) Back Office
8 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Law
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (50.00%) Analyst
2 36 (19.15%) Test Analyst
3 34 (18.09%) Developer
4 27 (14.36%) Data Analyst
5 23 (12.23%) Business Analyst
6 22 (11.70%) QA Analyst
7 20 (10.64%) QA Test Analyst
8 19 (10.11%) Automation Test Analyst
8 19 (10.11%) Data Business Analyst
9 17 (9.04%) Tester
10 16 (8.51%) SQL Analyst
11 14 (7.45%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (6.91%) SQL Developer
13 11 (5.85%) ETL Analyst
13 11 (5.85%) Manual Test Analyst
14 10 (5.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
14 10 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (5.32%) Data Quality Analyst
14 10 (5.32%) QA Automation Analyst
14 10 (5.32%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.36%) XML
2 11 (5.85%) EDI
3 10 (5.32%) Web Services
4 8 (4.26%) MDX
5 6 (3.19%) .NET
5 6 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (3.19%) XSD
6 5 (2.66%) CSS
6 5 (2.66%) HTML
6 5 (2.66%) JSON
6 5 (2.66%) XSLT
7 4 (2.13%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.13%) J2EE
8 3 (1.60%) Drools
8 3 (1.60%) jQuery
9 2 (1.06%) FreeMarker
9 2 (1.06%) Mason
9 2 (1.06%) REST
9 2 (1.06%) SOAP
9 2 (1.06%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.23%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.98%) Fixed Income
4 14 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.45%) Visualisation
5 12 (6.38%) Derivative
5 12 (6.38%) Equities
5 12 (6.38%) Reference Data
6 11 (5.85%) Data Extraction
7 9 (4.79%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (4.26%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.72%) Data Integration
9 7 (3.72%) Wiki
10 6 (3.19%) Statistics
11 4 (2.13%) Driving Licence
11 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.13%) Fintech
11 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.13%) Pricing Data
11 4 (2.13%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.04%) Unix
2 7 (3.72%) Android
2 7 (3.72%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.72%) Linux
3 6 (3.19%) Solaris
3 6 (3.19%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) AIX
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (100.00%) Validation
2 61 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (28.72%) ETL
4 44 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (23.40%) Functional Testing
5 41 (21.81%) Regression Testing
6 28 (14.89%) Software Testing
7 24 (12.77%) Automated Testing
7 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
8 21 (11.17%) Workflow
9 20 (10.64%) Test Scripting
10 19 (10.11%) Business Analysis
11 18 (9.57%) Data Modelling
12 17 (9.04%) Analytics
13 16 (8.51%) Data Management
13 16 (8.51%) Data Migration
13 16 (8.51%) Migration
14 15 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.45%) Black-Box Testing
15 14 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 105 (55.85%) SQL
2 20 (10.64%) JavaScript
2 20 (10.64%) VBA
3 19 (10.11%) Java
4 15 (7.98%) Python
5 13 (6.91%) C#
5 13 (6.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.66%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.66%) VB
7 4 (2.13%) Perl
7 4 (2.13%) PHP
8 3 (1.60%) R
9 2 (1.06%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.06%) AWK
9 2 (1.06%) Korn
9 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.06%) sed
9 2 (1.06%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (11.17%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) ISEB
2 8 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (22.34%) QA
2 33 (17.55%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.70%) Oracle
3 9 (4.79%) Bloomberg
3 9 (4.79%) Charles River
4 8 (4.26%) Informatica
5 7 (3.72%) Cisco
5 7 (3.72%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (3.72%) Google
5 7 (3.72%) Juniper
5 7 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.66%) Sybase
7 4 (2.13%) Civica
7 4 (2.13%) Northgate
7 4 (2.13%) Omniture
7 4 (2.13%) Orchard
8 3 (1.60%) Crazy Egg
8 3 (1.60%) Optimizely
8 3 (1.60%) Tableau
9 2 (1.06%) Cognos
9 2 (1.06%) Rackspace
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