The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
England / London
Rank 323 379 325
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -54
Permanent jobs citing Validation 286 283 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.70% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.78% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 222 207 288
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £85,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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
30130 36214 36642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.94% 89.22% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25286 30904 30654
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in London

Validation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +80 81 £60,000 - 11
Beckenham - 2 £42,500 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes - 2 £72,500 -
Westminster - 2 £31,250 -
Wembley - 1 £32,500 -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
West End of London - 1 £42,250 - 3
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Validation.

1 198 (30.56%) Finance
2 179 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (23.30%) SQL
4 139 (21.45%) Degree
5 136 (20.99%) Project Management
6 124 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
7 107 (16.51%) Java
8 102 (15.74%) QA
9 98 (15.12%) Analytics
10 91 (14.04%) Linux
11 88 (13.58%) Python
12 77 (11.88%) Banking
12 77 (11.88%) Business Analysis
13 76 (11.73%) Microsoft
14 73 (11.27%) HTML
15 69 (10.65%) SDLC
16 66 (10.19%) CRM
16 66 (10.19%) Software Engineering
17 65 (10.03%) JavaScript
18 63 (9.72%) C++
18 63 (9.72%) MS Excel
18 63 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
19 61 (9.41%) ITIL
20 60 (9.26%) Windows
21 58 (8.95%) XML
22 55 (8.49%) Web Services
22 55 (8.49%) CSS
22 55 (8.49%) Selenium
23 54 (8.33%) Scrum
24 53 (8.18%) Oracle

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.09%) CMS
3 19 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.93%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.78%) Apache
5 15 (2.31%) IIS
6 14 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (1.70%) SAS
8 10 (1.54%) JBoss
9 9 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.62%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.62%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.62%) SugarCRM
12 3 (0.46%) Liferay
12 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.31%) Confluence
13 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.25%) MS Office
3 20 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.23%) SPSS
5 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.77%) MS Project
7 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) Windchill
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) GIMP
8 1 (0.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 15 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.54%) SAP PM
3 8 (1.23%) Northgate Housing
3 8 (1.23%) Orchard Housing
4 4 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.32%) SaaS
2 25 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.70%) Google Tag Manager
6 10 (1.54%) Force.com
7 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.77%) Office 365
9 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.46%) IaaS
9 3 (0.46%) PaaS
10 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.31%) Heroku
10 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) GitHub
11 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.32%) Firewall
2 27 (4.17%) LAN
3 25 (3.86%) WAN
4 20 (3.09%) DNS
5 19 (2.93%) DHCP
6 12 (1.85%) Intranet
7 11 (1.70%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.08%) Software-Defined Networking
8 7 (1.08%) Wireless
9 6 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.93%) Internet
9 6 (0.93%) SSL
9 6 (0.93%) VPN
10 5 (0.77%) HTTP
11 4 (0.62%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.46%) IPsec
12 3 (0.46%) Skype
12 3 (0.46%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.40%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.55%) MySQL
4 22 (3.40%) Big Data
5 20 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.01%) GIS
7 12 (1.85%) KDB
7 12 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.70%) Kdb+
8 11 (1.70%) LogicBlox
9 9 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.23%) QlikView
11 7 (1.08%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (8.49%) Selenium
2 38 (5.86%) Git (software)
3 37 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 31 (4.78%) JIRA
5 25 (3.86%) Jenkins
6 19 (2.93%) Appium
7 13 (2.01%) Ant
7 13 (2.01%) Maven
8 12 (1.85%) JUnit
8 12 (1.85%) TestNG
9 11 (1.70%) Subversion
10 8 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.08%) git-flow
12 6 (0.93%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.62%) AppVeyor
13 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.46%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.46%) JMeter
General
1 198 (30.56%) Finance
2 77 (11.88%) Banking
3 50 (7.72%) Marketing
4 29 (4.48%) Retail
5 27 (4.17%) Legal
6 25 (3.86%) Back Office
6 25 (3.86%) Financial Institution
7 21 (3.24%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.09%) Investment Banking
9 16 (2.47%) Advertising
10 14 (2.16%) Front Office
10 14 (2.16%) Manufacturing
10 14 (2.16%) Publishing
11 11 (1.70%) French Language
12 10 (1.54%) Electronics
13 8 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.08%) Brand Awareness
15 6 (0.93%) Games
15 6 (0.93%) Law
15 6 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 138 (21.30%) Analyst
2 119 (18.36%) Developer
3 59 (9.10%) Business Analyst
4 58 (8.95%) Consultant
5 33 (5.09%) Architect
6 30 (4.63%) QA Engineer
6 30 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (4.32%) Administrator
8 25 (3.86%) C++ Developer
8 25 (3.86%) Project Manager
9 23 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 21 (3.24%) Product Manager
11 20 (3.09%) Test Engineer
12 19 (2.93%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (2.62%) IT Analyst
13 17 (2.62%) Qualitative Analyst
13 17 (2.62%) Quantitative Analyst
14 16 (2.47%) Integration Engineer
14 16 (2.47%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (2.47%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (11.27%) HTML
2 58 (8.95%) XML
3 55 (8.49%) CSS
3 55 (8.49%) Web Services
4 37 (5.71%) .NET
5 31 (4.78%) AngularJS
6 30 (4.63%) SOAP
7 28 (4.32%) JSON
8 27 (4.17%) Spring
9 24 (3.70%) REST
9 24 (3.70%) RESTful
10 23 (3.55%) J2EE
11 20 (3.09%) Node.js
12 17 (2.62%) OSGi
13 16 (2.47%) Struts
14 15 (2.31%) jQuery
15 14 (2.16%) Visualforce
16 12 (1.85%) Gherkin
16 12 (1.85%) XBRL
16 12 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 124 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 38 (5.86%) Mobile App
5 36 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 36 (5.56%) User Experience
6 29 (4.48%) Fintech
7 17 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.01%) Derivative
8 13 (2.01%) SWIFT
9 12 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.85%) Social Media
10 11 (1.70%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.70%) Market Risk
11 10 (1.54%) W3C
11 10 (1.54%) Wiki
12 7 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 91 (14.04%) Linux
2 60 (9.26%) Windows
3 50 (7.72%) Unix
4 28 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.08%) Android
8 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.62%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.31%) AIX
11 2 (0.31%) CentOS
11 2 (0.31%) VMS
12 1 (0.15%) Solaris
12 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (20.99%) Project Management
3 98 (15.12%) Analytics
4 77 (11.88%) Business Analysis
5 69 (10.65%) SDLC
6 66 (10.19%) CRM
6 66 (10.19%) Software Engineering
7 63 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 61 (9.41%) ITIL
9 54 (8.33%) Scrum
10 50 (7.72%) Product Management
11 49 (7.56%) Mathematics
12 48 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 47 (7.25%) Automated Testing
13 47 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (7.10%) Data Validation
15 43 (6.64%) Data Analysis
15 43 (6.64%) Release Management
16 42 (6.48%) B2B
16 42 (6.48%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (23.30%) SQL
2 107 (16.51%) Java
3 88 (13.58%) Python
4 65 (10.03%) JavaScript
5 63 (9.72%) C++
6 28 (4.32%) C#
7 27 (4.17%) C
8 19 (2.93%) R
9 18 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 18 (2.78%) Ruby
10 15 (2.31%) ABAP
10 15 (2.31%) Perl
11 14 (2.16%) Apex Code
11 14 (2.16%) PHP
11 14 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.54%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.23%) Scala
14 8 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 139 (21.45%) Degree
2 31 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.17%) ISEB
4 22 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 21 (3.24%) ISTQB
6 20 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.93%) DV Cleared
8 15 (2.31%) PhD
9 14 (2.16%) CCNP
10 11 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.23%) CCIE
12 8 (1.23%) MCSE
12 8 (1.23%) PMP
13 7 (1.08%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.93%) CCNA
15 5 (0.77%) CISSP
16 4 (0.62%) CISM
16 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.62%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (15.74%) QA
2 27 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 25 (3.86%) SLA
4 24 (3.70%) MiFID
5 22 (3.40%) EMIR
6 12 (1.85%) PMO
7 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.62%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.46%) COBIT
10 3 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.31%) Basel III
11 2 (0.31%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.31%) JTAG
11 2 (0.31%) WCAG
12 1 (0.15%) BS25999
12 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.46%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.46%) Firmware
5 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.46%) vCloud
5 3 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) Docker
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
6 1 (0.15%) RACF
6 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) Xen
6 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (2.16%) Puppet
2 13 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.39%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) BladeLogic
5 4 (0.62%) Nagios
6 3 (0.46%) SCOM
6 3 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (0.46%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.31%) Nessus
7 2 (0.31%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.31%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.15%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.15%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.15%) zSecure
Vendors
1 76 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.18%) Oracle
3 36 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (4.78%) SAP
5 27 (4.17%) Cisco
6 20 (3.09%) IBM
7 16 (2.47%) Juniper
8 15 (2.31%) Google
9 14 (2.16%) VMware
10 12 (1.85%) hybris
11 11 (1.70%) HP
11 11 (1.70%) Solace
12 8 (1.23%) Adobe
12 8 (1.23%) Capita
12 8 (1.23%) Cognizant
12 8 (1.23%) Northgate
12 8 (1.23%) Orchard
12 8 (1.23%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.08%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.93%) Tableau
London
Radiant systems Inc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + PERKS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Miro consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: €65000.00 - €75000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago