The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank - 80 78
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 1.34% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.66% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -23.46%
Data Validation
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
816 841 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.71% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 675 723 552
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £66,500
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 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 18 September 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 4 (80.00%) MDX
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MDX
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects