The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 776 722 801
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +79
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 94 119 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 76 78 61
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £24,428 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -12.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86592 80165 86386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.72% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70400 66377 74286
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Data Validation
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -29 45 £45,000 -23.40% 5
South East -21 32 £57,500 +49.35% 8
North West +10 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Midlands +15 5 £28,000 -22.22%
South West -18 4 - - 1
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Validation
2 134 (61.47%) SQL
3 89 (40.83%) Finance
4 82 (37.61%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (30.28%) Oracle
6 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
7 61 (27.98%) ETL
8 59 (27.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 58 (26.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (23.85%) Microsoft
11 51 (23.39%) Data Modelling
12 48 (22.02%) HTML
13 46 (21.10%) XML
14 44 (20.18%) UNIX
15 43 (19.72%) Migration
16 42 (19.27%) Project Management
16 42 (19.27%) Data Migration
16 42 (19.27%) Analytics
17 41 (18.81%) Data Warehouse
18 39 (17.89%) QA
19 37 (16.97%) Banking
20 35 (16.06%) Data Cleansing
21 34 (15.60%) Software Testing
21 34 (15.60%) CSS
21 34 (15.60%) Business Objects
22 33 (15.14%) JavaScript
23 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
24 31 (14.22%) Java
25 30 (13.76%) PL/SQL
26 29 (13.30%) Oracle Database

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (6.42%) Tomcat
1 14 (6.42%) Confluence
2 6 (2.75%) SAS
3 5 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.05%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.46%) FastStats
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (2.29%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) Endur
2 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) SSH
1 2 (0.92%) Intranet
1 2 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 59 (27.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (26.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (18.81%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (13.30%) Oracle Database
6 27 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (11.93%) Oracle BI EE
8 24 (11.01%) DataStage
8 24 (11.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (9.63%) Relational Database
10 18 (8.26%) RDBMS
11 17 (7.80%) DB2
12 15 (6.88%) Oracle ODI
12 15 (6.88%) Oracle Exadata
12 15 (6.88%) SQLPlus
13 14 (6.42%) MySQL
14 13 (5.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 13 (5.96%) Oracle9i Database
14 13 (5.96%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (11.01%) Toad
2 21 (9.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (6.88%) JIRA
4 14 (6.42%) Subversion
4 14 (6.42%) JUnit
5 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (4.59%) LSMW
7 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.83%) Selenium
9 2 (0.92%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.92%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (40.83%) Finance
2 37 (16.97%) Banking
3 18 (8.26%) Marketing
4 13 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.96%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.05%) Advertising
6 6 (2.75%) Back Office
7 5 (2.29%) Front Office
8 2 (0.92%) German Language
8 2 (0.92%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (33.94%) Analyst
2 67 (30.73%) Developer
3 22 (10.09%) Analyst Developer
4 21 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 20 (9.17%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.17%) Data Analyst
6 17 (7.80%) Test Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Consultant
7 15 (6.88%) Test Manager
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Test Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) OBIEE Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Oracle Developer
10 12 (5.50%) Architect
10 12 (5.50%) Data Architect
11 11 (5.05%) Tester
11 11 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (4.59%) Data Consultant
12 10 (4.59%) SAP Architect
13 9 (4.13%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (4.13%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (22.02%) HTML
2 46 (21.10%) XML
3 34 (15.60%) CSS
4 22 (10.09%) Spring
5 21 (9.63%) .NET
6 14 (6.42%) jQuery
6 14 (6.42%) Spring MVC
6 14 (6.42%) Ajax
6 14 (6.42%) JSP
6 14 (6.42%) XSD
7 13 (5.96%) Web Services
8 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET
9 9 (4.13%) WCF
9 9 (4.13%) LINQ
10 8 (3.67%) J2EE
11 7 (3.21%) MDX
12 6 (2.75%) SAP XI
12 6 (2.75%) SOAP
13 5 (2.29%) Spring Integration
14 2 (0.92%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.47%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.88%) Mainframe
3 14 (6.42%) Visualisation
4 12 (5.50%) NHS
5 10 (4.59%) Replication
5 10 (4.59%) Statistics
6 8 (3.67%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.29%) Derivative
7 5 (2.29%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.83%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.92%) EFT
10 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.18%) UNIX
2 12 (5.50%) Linux
3 10 (4.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (100.00%) Validation
2 82 (37.61%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (27.98%) ETL
4 51 (23.39%) Data Modelling
5 43 (19.72%) Migration
6 42 (19.27%) Project Management
6 42 (19.27%) Data Migration
6 42 (19.27%) Analytics
7 35 (16.06%) Data Cleansing
8 34 (15.60%) Software Testing
9 26 (11.93%) Business Analysis
10 25 (11.47%) Integration Testing
11 23 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (10.09%) Data Management
13 19 (8.72%) Scrum
14 17 (7.80%) Data Mapping
15 16 (7.34%) Test Strategy
16 15 (6.88%) Test Management
16 15 (6.88%) Unit Testing
16 15 (6.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 134 (61.47%) SQL
2 33 (15.14%) JavaScript
3 31 (14.22%) Java
4 30 (13.76%) PL/SQL
5 20 (9.17%) VBA
5 20 (9.17%) C#
6 18 (8.26%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.05%) VB
8 8 (3.67%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.75%) ABAP
10 5 (2.29%) R
10 5 (2.29%) Python
11 4 (1.83%) C
12 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (8.72%) Degree
2 18 (8.26%) ISTQB
3 13 (5.96%) ISEB
4 10 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.46%) APMP
7 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (17.89%) QA
2 15 (6.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.92%) Basel III
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.92%) NFS
Vendors
1 66 (30.28%) Oracle
2 52 (23.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (15.60%) Business Objects
4 23 (10.55%) Cognos
5 19 (8.72%) SAP
6 15 (6.88%) HP
7 14 (6.42%) hybris
8 9 (4.13%) Informatica
9 7 (3.21%) Tableau
9 7 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (2.75%) Siebel
11 5 (2.29%) Pega
12 4 (1.83%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.83%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.92%) Google
13 2 (0.92%) IBM
14 1 (0.46%) Pardot
14 1 (0.46%) ExactTarget
14 1 (0.46%) SmartFocus
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Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
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Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 17000-20000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: 17000-20000 Per Annum Plus benefits and pension
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Salary: Salary DoE plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago