The first table below looks at the demand for 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 Validation over the 3 months to 11 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 309 289 300
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 404 391 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 313 256 319
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39863 35948 40924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.61% 81.38% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33126 29826 35485
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
England

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Validation
Salary Trend in London

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

Validation Salary Trend in London

Validation
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in London

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 Validation within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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
City of London +22 99 £52,500 -16.00% 26
Hounslow +10 39 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Croydon 0 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Uxbridge +5 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Docklands, London +2 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Hammersmith - 1 £40,500 -
Harrow - 1 £56,000 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing 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 Validation.

1 226 (29.20%) SQL
2 216 (27.91%) Degree
3 196 (25.32%) Finance
4 144 (18.60%) Java
5 141 (18.22%) Oracle
6 137 (17.70%) Project Management
7 128 (16.54%) UNIX
8 116 (14.99%) SQL Server
9 114 (14.73%) Data Validation
10 107 (13.82%) QA
11 103 (13.31%) C++
12 99 (12.79%) Computer Science
13 95 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
14 88 (11.37%) Banking
15 87 (11.24%) Data Modelling
16 86 (11.11%) Linux
17 84 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
18 82 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
19 79 (10.21%) ITIL
19 79 (10.21%) .NET
20 78 (10.08%) C#
20 78 (10.08%) Marketing
21 77 (9.95%) Windows
21 77 (9.95%) MS Excel
22 75 (9.69%) Telecoms
23 73 (9.43%) Relational Database
24 71 (9.17%) HTML
25 70 (9.04%) Workflow
26 68 (8.79%) ETL
27 67 (8.66%) Microsoft

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing 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 Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (5.81%) CMS
2 29 (3.75%) SAS
3 11 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.29%) IIS
4 10 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.16%) Documentum
6 7 (0.90%) Apache
7 5 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.65%) CICS
8 4 (0.52%) LiveLink
8 4 (0.52%) Gentran
8 4 (0.52%) Confluence
8 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.26%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.26%) Drupal
9 2 (0.26%) Node.js
9 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 77 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.88%) MS Office
3 27 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 24 (3.10%) MS Project
5 21 (2.71%) SPSS
6 18 (2.33%) OmniGraffle
7 15 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (1.16%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.65%) Stata
10 4 (0.52%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Summit
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.52%) SunGard AvantGard
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.26%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.26%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.26%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.07%) LucidChart
2 11 (1.42%) SaaS
3 10 (1.29%) Force.com
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.10%) Firewall
3 20 (2.58%) Internet
4 18 (2.33%) MPLS
5 17 (2.20%) Broadband
6 13 (1.68%) VPN
6 13 (1.68%) BGP
7 10 (1.29%) Intranet
7 10 (1.29%) HTTP
8 9 (1.16%) ADSL
8 9 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.03%) NAS
9 8 (1.03%) DNS
9 8 (1.03%) IPsec
10 7 (0.90%) FTP
10 7 (0.90%) ISDN
10 7 (0.90%) SMS
11 6 (0.78%) LAN
11 6 (0.78%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 84 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 50 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (6.07%) OLTP
6 44 (5.68%) RDBMS
7 34 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (3.49%) Data Mining
8 27 (3.49%) Big Data
9 19 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.20%) DTS
11 16 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
14 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (3.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 24 (3.10%) MSTest
3 24 (3.10%) SpecFlow
4 18 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 18 (2.33%) Selenium
5 15 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.94%) Emacs
6 13 (1.68%) JIRA
6 13 (1.68%) Toad
7 11 (1.42%) JMeter
7 11 (1.42%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.29%) Subversion
8 10 (1.29%) SilkPerformer
8 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.16%) JUnit
10 6 (0.78%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.65%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.52%) LSMW
General
1 196 (25.32%) Finance
2 88 (11.37%) Banking
3 78 (10.08%) Marketing
4 75 (9.69%) Telecoms
5 55 (7.11%) Investment Banking
6 35 (4.52%) Legal
7 25 (3.23%) Retail
8 20 (2.58%) Publishing
9 18 (2.33%) Financial Institution
10 17 (2.20%) Back Office
10 17 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.94%) Front Office
11 15 (1.94%) Games
11 15 (1.94%) Advertising
12 12 (1.55%) Billing
13 9 (1.16%) Law
14 8 (1.03%) French Language
15 6 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
15 6 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 179 (23.13%) Analyst
2 175 (22.61%) Developer
3 104 (13.44%) Business Analyst
4 71 (9.17%) Consultant
5 63 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 55 (7.11%) Software Engineer
7 32 (4.13%) C# Developer
8 29 (3.75%) Software Developer
9 28 (3.62%) Test Engineer
9 28 (3.62%) C++ Developer
9 28 (3.62%) C++ Software Developer
10 26 (3.36%) Java Developer
11 25 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
11 25 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
12 24 (3.10%) .NET Developer
13 23 (2.97%) Architect
14 22 (2.84%) Data Analyst
15 21 (2.71%) Senior .NET Developer
16 18 (2.33%) Project Manager
17 17 (2.20%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.21%) .NET
2 71 (9.17%) HTML
3 64 (8.27%) XML
4 54 (6.98%) CSS
5 51 (6.59%) WCF
6 47 (6.07%) Swing
7 44 (5.68%) Web Services
8 43 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 42 (5.43%) STL
10 39 (5.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 37 (4.78%) ASP.NET
12 36 (4.65%) SOAP
12 36 (4.65%) Spring
12 36 (4.65%) jQuery
13 35 (4.52%) LINQ
13 35 (4.52%) Ajax
14 34 (4.39%) HTML5
15 31 (4.01%) CSS3
16 30 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 99 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.07%) iPad
3 42 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.65%) Statistics
5 26 (3.36%) Credit Risk
6 25 (3.23%) Open Source
7 24 (3.10%) Derivative
8 22 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.71%) Mathematics
10 19 (2.45%) Social Media
10 19 (2.45%) Economics
11 17 (2.20%) Fixed Income
11 17 (2.20%) New Media
11 17 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.07%) Digital Media
12 16 (2.07%) Human Factors
12 16 (2.07%) Data Integration
12 16 (2.07%) Web 2.0
13 13 (1.68%) Replication
14 10 (1.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 128 (16.54%) UNIX
2 86 (11.11%) Linux
3 77 (9.95%) Windows
4 25 (3.23%) Solaris
5 9 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.90%) Debian
7 6 (0.78%) Android
7 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.65%) zOS
9 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (17.70%) Project Management
2 114 (14.73%) Data Validation
3 95 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (11.24%) Data Modelling
5 82 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
6 79 (10.21%) ITIL
7 70 (9.04%) Workflow
8 68 (8.79%) ETL
9 60 (7.75%) Analytics
10 59 (7.62%) CRM
10 59 (7.62%) Migration
11 58 (7.49%) Scrum
11 58 (7.49%) Software Engineering
11 58 (7.49%) Change Management
12 57 (7.36%) TDD
13 56 (7.24%) Business Analysis
14 52 (6.72%) Data Management
15 51 (6.59%) E-Commerce
16 49 (6.33%) PRINCE2
16 49 (6.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 226 (29.20%) SQL
2 144 (18.60%) Java
3 103 (13.31%) C++
4 78 (10.08%) C#
5 64 (8.27%) C
6 54 (6.98%) Python
7 47 (6.07%) T-SQL
8 46 (5.94%) JavaScript
9 41 (5.30%) PL/SQL
10 34 (4.39%) Perl
11 30 (3.88%) PHP
12 23 (2.97%) R
13 22 (2.84%) VBA
14 18 (2.33%) Apex Code
15 17 (2.20%) MATLAB
16 16 (2.07%) Ruby
17 15 (1.94%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.81%) VB
19 12 (1.55%) Scala
20 11 (1.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 216 (27.91%) Degree
2 34 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.36%) ISEB
5 23 (2.97%) ISTQB
6 20 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (2.33%) CIMA
7 18 (2.33%) CIPD
8 15 (1.94%) MBA
9 13 (1.68%) CCNP
10 11 (1.42%) CCIP
11 9 (1.16%) CCNA
11 9 (1.16%) PhD
11 9 (1.16%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.03%) PMP
13 6 (0.78%) JNCIA
13 6 (0.78%) CBAP
14 4 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
15 3 (0.39%) CISSP
16 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (13.82%) QA
2 48 (6.20%) ISO 9001
3 39 (5.04%) SLA
4 17 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.03%) EMIR
6 7 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.90%) Basel III
7 4 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.39%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.26%) MiFID
10 1 (0.13%) UCITS
10 1 (0.13%) GAMP
10 1 (0.13%) GxP
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (1.94%) VMware ESX
2 13 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.78%) RACF
4 5 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.39%) NFS
5 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.26%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.13%) ACF2
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.52%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.26%) SCCM
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) YUM
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
5 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.13%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 141 (18.22%) Oracle
2 67 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.13%) VMware
4 27 (3.49%) Cisco
4 27 (3.49%) SAP
5 26 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (2.58%) Business Objects
7 17 (2.20%) NetApp
8 16 (2.07%) IBM
9 14 (1.81%) Citrix
10 13 (1.68%) Siebel
11 12 (1.55%) Sybase
12 10 (1.29%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.16%) Bloomberg
13 9 (1.16%) JBoss
14 8 (1.03%) Cognos
14 8 (1.03%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.90%) Veritas
15 7 (0.90%) Cognizant
15 7 (0.90%) Murex
City, London
LA International
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-70,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The F10 Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago