The first table below looks at the demand for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 105 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 0.081% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.11% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +69.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £60,000 £40,200
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +49.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1018 914 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.18% 74.01% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 805 762 471
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Data Validation
South East

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Kent region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in Kent

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 14 (93.33%) OLAP
3 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 12 (80.00%) Big Data
4 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.67%) MDX
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) SaaS
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) VB6
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (93.33%) OLAP
2 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 12 (80.00%) Big Data
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
2 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VB6
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft