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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 795 715 804
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +89
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 77 139 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.17% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 54
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £31,500 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -23.46%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -65 36 £46,250 +23.33% 4
South East -23 25 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -36 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -32 4 £26,000 -35.00% 1
North West -21 3 £30,500 -
South West -25 3 £31,000 -22.50% 3
West Midlands - 1 £28,500 - 1
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Validation
2 130 (66.67%) SQL
3 96 (49.23%) Finance
4 80 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
5 77 (39.49%) Oracle
6 71 (36.41%) ETL
7 64 (32.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (30.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (30.26%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (30.26%) SQL Server
9 47 (24.10%) HTML
9 47 (24.10%) UNIX
10 46 (23.59%) Business Objects
11 45 (23.08%) Software Testing
11 45 (23.08%) Banking
12 43 (22.05%) XML
13 41 (21.03%) Microsoft
14 40 (20.51%) Migration
14 40 (20.51%) Data Cleansing
15 39 (20.00%) Data Migration
16 37 (18.97%) Toad
17 36 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (17.95%) JavaScript
19 33 (16.92%) PL/SQL
19 33 (16.92%) Cognos
19 33 (16.92%) DataStage
19 33 (16.92%) Relational Database
20 32 (16.41%) CSS
21 30 (15.38%) Data Modelling
22 29 (14.87%) DB2

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.64%) Confluence
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.03%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.51%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.03%) SPSS
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.51%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (32.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 59 (30.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 59 (30.26%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (16.92%) DataStage
3 33 (16.92%) Relational Database
4 29 (14.87%) DB2
5 27 (13.85%) SQLPlus
5 27 (13.85%) Oracle Exadata
5 27 (13.85%) Oracle ODI
6 26 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 25 (12.82%) RDBMS
8 19 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (9.74%) Oracle Database
8 19 (9.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (8.72%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (6.67%) MS Access
11 11 (5.64%) MySQL
11 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 37 (18.97%) Toad
2 29 (14.87%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (6.15%) JIRA
4 11 (5.64%) JUnit
4 11 (5.64%) Subversion
5 10 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.13%) LSMW
5 10 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.03%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.03%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 96 (49.23%) Finance
2 45 (23.08%) Banking
3 20 (10.26%) Advertising
4 17 (8.72%) Marketing
5 15 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.08%) Back Office
8 5 (2.56%) Front Office
9 4 (2.05%) Retail
10 3 (1.54%) Legal
11 2 (1.03%) Games
12 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.51%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (36.92%) Analyst
2 55 (28.21%) Developer
3 27 (13.85%) Test Manager
4 22 (11.28%) Test Engineer
4 22 (11.28%) Analyst Developer
5 16 (8.21%) Data Analyst
6 14 (7.18%) Test Analyst
6 14 (7.18%) Excel Developer
6 14 (7.18%) OBIEE Developer
7 13 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
7 13 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (6.15%) Architect
8 12 (6.15%) Data Architect
8 12 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.15%) Hybris Developer
9 11 (5.64%) Excel VBA Developer
9 11 (5.64%) Consultant
9 11 (5.64%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.64%) VBA Developer
10 10 (5.13%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.10%) HTML
2 43 (22.05%) XML
3 32 (16.41%) CSS
4 20 (10.26%) Web Services
5 17 (8.72%) .NET
5 17 (8.72%) Spring
6 12 (6.15%) Ajax
6 12 (6.15%) Spring MVC
6 12 (6.15%) JSP
6 12 (6.15%) XSD
6 12 (6.15%) jQuery
7 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET
7 11 (5.64%) SOAP
8 10 (5.13%) J2EE
8 10 (5.13%) WCF
8 10 (5.13%) LINQ
9 4 (2.05%) MDX
10 2 (1.03%) Google Maps API
10 2 (1.03%) Spring Integration
11 1 (0.51%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.85%) Mainframe
2 23 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.21%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.18%) Statistics
5 6 (3.08%) Taxonomies
5 6 (3.08%) Replication
5 6 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.05%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.03%) Derivative
8 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.51%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.51%) Life Science
9 1 (0.51%) Mashup
9 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.10%) UNIX
2 9 (4.62%) Windows
3 8 (4.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) Validation
2 80 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (36.41%) ETL
4 45 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 40 (20.51%) Data Cleansing
5 40 (20.51%) Migration
6 39 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 36 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 28 (14.36%) Test Strategy
10 27 (13.85%) Test Management
11 24 (12.31%) Integration Testing
12 23 (11.79%) Project Management
12 23 (11.79%) Analytics
13 20 (10.26%) Business Analysis
14 17 (8.72%) Data Management
15 14 (7.18%) Scrum
15 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
16 13 (6.67%) Unit Testing
16 13 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 130 (66.67%) SQL
2 35 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 33 (16.92%) PL/SQL
4 26 (13.33%) C#
5 24 (12.31%) Java
6 17 (8.72%) VBA
7 10 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.59%) R
9 6 (3.08%) ABAP
9 6 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.05%) C
10 4 (2.05%) VB
11 2 (1.03%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.23%) ISTQB
2 17 (8.72%) ISEB
3 16 (8.21%) Degree
4 11 (5.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.82%) QA
2 6 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) Basel III
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 77 (39.49%) Oracle
2 46 (23.59%) Business Objects
3 41 (21.03%) Microsoft
4 33 (16.92%) Cognos
5 27 (13.85%) HP
6 12 (6.15%) Informatica
6 12 (6.15%) SAP
6 12 (6.15%) hybris
7 7 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.08%) Siebel
8 6 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.56%) Pega
9 5 (2.56%) Tableau
10 4 (2.05%) Eloqua
10 4 (2.05%) Google
10 4 (2.05%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.03%) IBM
11 2 (1.03%) Sagent
12 1 (0.51%) Sybase
12 1 (0.51%) Trillium
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