The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 585 537 580
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +43
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 38 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 41
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38396 36997 41308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.65% 83.57% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31591 30644 35537
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Validation
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in London

Data Validation
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Validation across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Data Validation Salary Histogram in London

Data Validation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
(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
City of London -4 10 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 91 (100.00%) Validation
2 64 (70.33%) Finance
3 58 (63.74%) SQL
4 37 (40.66%) ETL
5 33 (36.26%) Data Cleansing
6 31 (34.07%) XML
7 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 24 (26.37%) Oracle
8 24 (26.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (25.27%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (24.18%) C#
10 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (24.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (21.98%) Web Services
12 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
12 19 (20.88%) Banking
13 17 (18.68%) Data Modelling
13 17 (18.68%) HTML
13 17 (18.68%) VBA
14 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
14 16 (17.58%) QA
15 15 (16.48%) Investment Banking
15 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
15 15 (16.48%) Marketing
15 15 (16.48%) ISEB
16 13 (14.29%) Statistics
16 13 (14.29%) Integration Testing
16 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (14.29%) MS Access
16 13 (14.29%) Migration

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.20%) SAS
2 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) SPSS
3 1 (1.10%) FastStats
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.10%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (25.27%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (24.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (14.29%) MS Access
6 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (12.09%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 7 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (6.59%) PowerCenter
8 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.40%) DTS
10 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (4.40%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (3.30%) QlikView
12 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Toad
1 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio Team System
1 10 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.40%) LSMW
3 2 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.20%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (2.20%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 64 (70.33%) Finance
2 19 (20.88%) Banking
3 15 (16.48%) Investment Banking
3 15 (16.48%) Marketing
4 5 (5.49%) Front Office
5 4 (4.40%) Back Office
6 2 (2.20%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) International Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Analyst
2 27 (29.67%) Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Test Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Excel Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Excel VBA Developer
6 11 (12.09%) VBA Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Data Analyst
8 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Tester
9 7 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.07%) XML
2 20 (21.98%) Web Services
3 17 (18.68%) HTML
4 11 (12.09%) .NET
4 11 (12.09%) SOAP
5 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.99%) LINQ
5 10 (10.99%) WCF
6 8 (8.79%) Spring
7 6 (6.59%) J2EE
8 3 (3.30%) Spring Integration
9 2 (2.20%) CSS
9 2 (2.20%) JSP
9 2 (2.20%) XSD
9 2 (2.20%) Ajax
9 2 (2.20%) jQuery
9 2 (2.20%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.10%) Java EE
10 1 (1.10%) REST
10 1 (1.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Statistics
2 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.69%) Replication
4 6 (6.59%) Taxonomies
5 4 (4.40%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.30%) Derivative
6 3 (3.30%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.10%) Mashup
8 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) UNIX
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Validation
2 37 (40.66%) ETL
3 33 (36.26%) Data Cleansing
4 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.68%) Data Modelling
6 13 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (14.29%) Migration
7 12 (13.19%) Project Management
7 12 (13.19%) Data Migration
8 11 (12.09%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (12.09%) Analytics
8 11 (12.09%) Data Management
9 10 (10.99%) B2B
9 10 (10.99%) Automated Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Software Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Test Planning
10 9 (9.89%) Functional Testing
11 7 (7.69%) Investment Management
11 7 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) SQL
2 22 (24.18%) C#
3 17 (18.68%) VBA
4 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.89%) Java
6 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.40%) C
8 3 (3.30%) VB
9 2 (2.20%) Python
9 2 (2.20%) ABAP
9 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) R
10 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
1 15 (16.48%) ISEB
2 10 (10.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.58%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.20%) Basel III
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Oracle
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.89%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.59%) Informatica
4 6 (6.59%) SAP
5 5 (5.49%) Pega
6 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.40%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.40%) Eloqua
7 2 (2.20%) hybris
7 2 (2.20%) Google
8 1 (1.10%) Alterian
8 1 (1.10%) Tableau
8 1 (1.10%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.10%) SmartFocus
8 1 (1.10%) Teradata
8 1 (1.10%) Sybase
8 1 (1.10%) Cognos
8 1 (1.10%) Siebel
8 1 (1.10%) Trillium
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Posted: 5 days ago
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