The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 388 354 373
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Validation 282 337 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.81% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.94% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 199 246 210
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,070 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
35958 35682 37354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.80% 85.64% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30712 29990 30255
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -7 27 £60,000 +22.44% 7
Ealing - 18 £82,500 -
Canary Wharf +13 11 £52,500 -32.69%
Hillingdon +8 9 - -
Hammersmith - 4 £42,000 -
Uxbridge +2 3 £25,000 -
Feltham -3 3 - -
Chiswick - 3 £42,500 -
Greenford - 1 £55,000 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (26.61%) Finance
3 129 (21.32%) Degree
4 116 (19.17%) SQL
5 100 (16.53%) Oracle
6 93 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
7 89 (14.71%) QA
8 88 (14.55%) Unix
9 76 (12.56%) Linux
9 76 (12.56%) Java
10 68 (11.24%) Windows
11 66 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (10.91%) Project Management
11 66 (10.91%) Marketing
12 65 (10.74%) Python
13 62 (10.25%) Microsoft
13 62 (10.25%) Banking
14 61 (10.08%) ITIL
15 60 (9.92%) Data Modelling
16 59 (9.75%) Salesforce.com
16 59 (9.75%) Migration
17 58 (9.59%) Data Validation
18 57 (9.42%) XML
19 55 (9.09%) Use Case
19 55 (9.09%) Analytics
20 54 (8.93%) Change Management
21 53 (8.76%) Software Engineering
22 52 (8.60%) Product Management
23 49 (8.10%) UML
24 48 (7.93%) ETL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (3.47%) Apache
2 20 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 17 (2.81%) IIS
4 16 (2.64%) SAS
5 9 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.83%) JBoss
9 4 (0.66%) CMS
9 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.50%) nginx
11 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.33%) Documentum
11 2 (0.33%) Drupal
11 2 (0.33%) Node.js
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 48 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (1.98%) MS Office
4 10 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.83%) MS Project
7 4 (0.66%) SPSS
8 2 (0.33%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.17%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.83%) SAP APO
4 5 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.83%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.83%) SAP FI-AP
4 5 (0.83%) SAP PP
4 5 (0.83%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.50%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.65%) SaaS
3 9 (1.49%) GitHub
4 6 (0.99%) Force.com
5 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.50%) IaaS
6 3 (0.50%) PaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.33%) Veeva
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.17%) Route 53
8 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.96%) Firewall
2 29 (4.79%) Internet
3 22 (3.64%) VPN
4 18 (2.98%) IPsec
5 17 (2.81%) HTTP
5 17 (2.81%) MPLS
6 16 (2.64%) DNS
6 16 (2.64%) IPv6
7 15 (2.48%) BGP
8 14 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (2.31%) IPv4
8 14 (2.31%) SSL
9 12 (1.98%) Broadband
10 11 (1.82%) FTP
10 11 (1.82%) OSPF
11 10 (1.65%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.65%) NAS
11 10 (1.65%) Reverse Proxy
12 9 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.49%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 41 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (4.13%) Big Data
6 21 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.98%) Hadoop
9 18 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (2.48%) MySQL
12 15 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (2.15%) NoSQL
13 13 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
13 13 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.98%) Data Mining
14 12 (1.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (5.62%) Subversion
2 31 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.30%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.13%) Cucumber
5 24 (3.97%) Maven
6 18 (2.98%) Selenium
7 15 (2.48%) Ant
8 14 (2.31%) Geb
9 13 (2.15%) JUnit
10 12 (1.98%) RSpec
10 12 (1.98%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.82%) JIRA
11 11 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 10 (1.65%) ERwin
12 10 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
15 7 (1.16%) Checkstyle
15 7 (1.16%) FindBugs
15 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 161 (26.61%) Finance
2 66 (10.91%) Marketing
3 62 (10.25%) Banking
4 33 (5.45%) Retail
5 29 (4.79%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.80%) Legal
7 22 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (3.31%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.32%) Front Office
10 8 (1.32%) Law
11 7 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.99%) Advertising
13 5 (0.83%) Publishing
14 4 (0.66%) Automotive
14 4 (0.66%) Games
15 3 (0.50%) Back Office
15 3 (0.50%) French Language
16 2 (0.33%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 140 (23.14%) Analyst
2 100 (16.53%) Developer
3 52 (8.60%) Business Analyst
4 41 (6.78%) Architect
5 39 (6.45%) Product Manager
6 31 (5.12%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 28 (4.63%) Senior Manager
7 28 (4.63%) Software Product Manager
8 27 (4.46%) Consultant
8 27 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
9 24 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (3.47%) Administrator
11 20 (3.31%) Test Engineer
12 19 (3.14%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (3.14%) QA Engineer
12 19 (3.14%) Test Analyst
13 18 (2.98%) Team Leader
14 17 (2.81%) QA Analyst
14 17 (2.81%) Security Manager
14 17 (2.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.42%) XML
2 46 (7.60%) Web Services
3 43 (7.11%) Visualforce
4 35 (5.79%) HTML
5 30 (4.96%) .NET
6 24 (3.97%) JSON
7 23 (3.80%) REST
8 22 (3.64%) Middleware
9 19 (3.14%) Mason
10 18 (2.98%) jQuery
11 17 (2.81%) Ajax
11 17 (2.81%) CSS
12 12 (1.98%) HTML5
13 11 (1.82%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.82%) WCF
13 11 (1.82%) WPF
14 10 (1.65%) MFC
14 10 (1.65%) XBRL
15 9 (1.49%) DOM
15 9 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.11%) User Experience
4 38 (6.28%) Management Information System
5 28 (4.63%) Data Centre
6 27 (4.46%) Derivative
7 20 (3.31%) Credit Risk
8 16 (2.64%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.31%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.98%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.82%) Fintech
11 11 (1.82%) W3C
12 10 (1.65%) Market Risk
12 10 (1.65%) Taxonomies
13 9 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
13 9 (1.49%) Replication
14 8 (1.32%) Equities
15 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.99%) Physics
16 6 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 88 (14.55%) Unix
2 76 (12.56%) Linux
3 68 (11.24%) Windows
4 25 (4.13%) Solaris
5 19 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.48%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.65%) CatOS
9 10 (1.65%) Debian
10 4 (0.66%) Android
10 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.33%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (10.91%) Project Management
3 61 (10.08%) ITIL
4 60 (9.92%) Data Modelling
5 59 (9.75%) Migration
6 58 (9.59%) Data Validation
7 55 (9.09%) Analytics
7 55 (9.09%) Use Case
8 54 (8.93%) Change Management
9 53 (8.76%) Software Engineering
10 52 (8.60%) Product Management
11 49 (8.10%) UML
12 48 (7.93%) ETL
12 48 (7.93%) Presales
13 47 (7.77%) SDLC
14 46 (7.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (7.44%) Business Analysis
16 44 (7.27%) Data Management
17 42 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (19.17%) SQL
2 76 (12.56%) Java
3 65 (10.74%) Python
4 46 (7.60%) C++
5 44 (7.27%) Apex Code
6 34 (5.62%) C#
7 33 (5.45%) Shell Script
8 31 (5.12%) Perl
9 27 (4.46%) JavaScript
10 24 (3.97%) Ruby
10 24 (3.97%) VBA
11 22 (3.64%) C
12 20 (3.31%) PowerShell
13 19 (3.14%) PHP
14 14 (2.31%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.65%) VC++
16 8 (1.32%) Pascal
16 8 (1.32%) R
17 6 (0.99%) SAS Macro
17 6 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (21.32%) Degree
2 34 (5.62%) ISEB
3 33 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 25 (4.13%) CISSP
5 21 (3.47%) CISA
6 19 (3.14%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.81%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (2.81%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (2.15%) CCNP
9 13 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.98%) ISEB Practitioner
11 11 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 9 (1.49%) CCNA
13 8 (1.32%) CBAP
13 8 (1.32%) IIBA
13 8 (1.32%) PCI QSA
14 7 (1.16%) PhD
15 5 (0.83%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (14.71%) QA
2 23 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 23 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.81%) SLA
4 16 (2.64%) GMP
5 12 (1.98%) JSP 440
6 10 (1.65%) PMBOK
6 10 (1.65%) Solvency II
7 8 (1.32%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.99%) Basel II
9 5 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.66%) BS25999
11 2 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.33%) COREP
11 2 (0.33%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.33%) EMIR
11 2 (0.33%) FINREP
11 2 (0.33%) HL7
11 2 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.98%) Docker
3 8 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.83%) Firmware
4 5 (0.83%) HDFS
5 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
7 1 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.17%) SRDF
7 1 (0.17%) vCloud
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.31%) Ansible
3 16 (2.64%) Puppet
4 14 (2.31%) Nagios
5 13 (2.15%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.98%) Unicenter
7 11 (1.82%) Tivoli
8 9 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.66%) SCCM
10 2 (0.33%) Control-M
10 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.33%) LiteSpeed
10 2 (0.33%) Mesos
11 1 (0.17%) FreeIPA
11 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.17%) Nmap
11 1 (0.17%) SELinux
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 100 (16.53%) Oracle
2 62 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 59 (9.75%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (5.45%) Cisco
5 18 (2.98%) Informatica
6 17 (2.81%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.48%) Cognizant
7 15 (2.48%) VMware
8 13 (2.15%) Adobe
9 12 (1.98%) Intel
10 11 (1.82%) SAP
11 9 (1.49%) Juniper
12 8 (1.32%) Fortinet
12 8 (1.32%) HP
12 8 (1.32%) Talend
13 7 (1.16%) IBM
14 6 (0.99%) Sun
14 6 (0.99%) Sybase
15 5 (0.83%) Charles River
15 5 (0.83%) Remedy
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £200K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £60K + bonus (to 25%) + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Jenrick IT
Salary: 75K basic + package - 100K +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Holborn, Central London
Reed Business Information
Salary: To £46,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Worldpay
Posted: 18 days ago
London
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £23,000 - £25,500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: Generous management base + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago