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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 288 315 325
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 418 416 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.02% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 281 316 235
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +25 73 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Hillingdon - 15 - - 1
Twickenham - 10 - -
Harrow +9 6 - -
Canary Wharf +5 6 £71,500 -35.00%
Docklands, London +4 3 £74,000 +34.54%
Brentford -4 3 £30,000 +11.11%
Croydon +10 2 - -
Uxbridge -13 2 - -
Hounslow -13 1 £45,000 +3.44%
Feltham - 1 £51,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 - 2
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 272 (34.04%) SQL
2 257 (32.17%) Finance
3 198 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (22.78%) Degree
5 176 (22.03%) Oracle
6 154 (19.27%) SQL Server
7 149 (18.65%) QA
8 142 (17.77%) Project Management
9 114 (14.27%) Windows
9 114 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
10 108 (13.52%) Retail
11 103 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
12 102 (12.77%) ITIL
13 100 (12.52%) Data Validation
14 98 (12.27%) Microsoft
15 96 (12.02%) Data Modelling
16 93 (11.64%) Change Management
17 90 (11.26%) ETL
18 87 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
19 83 (10.39%) Banking
20 80 (10.01%) Migration
21 78 (9.76%) Linux
21 78 (9.76%) Management Information System
22 75 (9.39%) MS Excel
23 71 (8.89%) Workflow
23 71 (8.89%) Analytics
24 69 (8.64%) Web Services
25 67 (8.39%) Java
25 67 (8.39%) Python
25 67 (8.39%) Marketing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (4.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 33 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.25%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 17 (2.13%) IIS
5 14 (1.75%) JBoss
5 14 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.88%) GlassFish
6 7 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.75%) SAS
7 6 (0.75%) Apache
7 6 (0.75%) Gentran
8 5 (0.63%) CICS
9 4 (0.50%) Confluence
10 3 (0.38%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.13%) MS Office
3 19 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.38%) InfoPath
5 10 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.13%) MS Project
7 7 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.75%) SPSS
9 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.25%) Stata
10 2 (0.25%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.25%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.13%) FastStats
11 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 40 (5.01%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (4.01%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 14 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (1.75%) Oracle iProcurement
5 10 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.25%) Northgate Housing
6 9 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (1.13%) Oracle Assets
6 9 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 9 (1.13%) Oracle FAH
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.38%) HFM
8 3 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.13%) SaaS
2 26 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.00%) Force.com
4 7 (0.88%) Veeva
5 5 (0.63%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.88%) BGP
2 22 (2.75%) MPLS
3 21 (2.63%) Firewall
4 20 (2.50%) OSPF
4 20 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 19 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 16 (2.00%) Internet
7 15 (1.88%) LAN
8 14 (1.75%) WAN
8 14 (1.75%) Intranet
8 14 (1.75%) DNS
9 13 (1.63%) VPN
10 12 (1.50%) SSL
10 12 (1.50%) HTTP
10 12 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (1.38%) SNMP
12 10 (1.25%) ADSL
12 10 (1.25%) HTTPS
12 10 (1.25%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 87 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 49 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (5.26%) Big Data
7 32 (4.01%) DB2
8 31 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 25 (3.13%) MySQL
10 23 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (2.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 22 (2.75%) Oracle ODI
12 21 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (2.50%) Data Mining
13 20 (2.50%) Data Mart
14 17 (2.13%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 12 (1.50%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 35 (4.38%) JIRA
2 34 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
3 26 (3.25%) Selenium
4 24 (3.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 22 (2.75%) Subversion
6 20 (2.50%) ERwin
7 17 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 17 (2.13%) LoadRunner
8 14 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.63%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.50%) NUnit
11 11 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (1.38%) Maven
11 11 (1.38%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
12 10 (1.25%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.13%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.00%) Ant
14 8 (1.00%) FitNesse
14 8 (1.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 257 (32.17%) Finance
2 108 (13.52%) Retail
3 83 (10.39%) Banking
4 67 (8.39%) Marketing
5 42 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 36 (4.51%) Legal
7 29 (3.63%) Front Office
8 28 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 24 (3.00%) Back Office
10 22 (2.75%) Games
11 16 (2.00%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.88%) Advertising
13 13 (1.63%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.13%) German Language
14 9 (1.13%) Billing
14 9 (1.13%) Investment Banking
14 9 (1.13%) General Ledger
15 8 (1.00%) Norwegian Language
15 8 (1.00%) Swedish Language
15 8 (1.00%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (24.78%) Analyst
2 187 (23.40%) Developer
3 79 (9.89%) Business Analyst
4 72 (9.01%) Architect
5 51 (6.38%) Consultant
6 34 (4.26%) Data Analyst
7 33 (4.13%) Java Developer
8 27 (3.38%) Software Developer
9 26 (3.25%) Senior Developer
10 25 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (2.88%) C++ Developer
12 23 (2.88%) Test Engineer
12 23 (2.88%) Data Architect
13 21 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (2.63%) Test Manager
14 20 (2.50%) Project Manager
14 20 (2.50%) Senior Architect
15 19 (2.38%) Support Analyst
16 18 (2.25%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.64%) Web Services
2 66 (8.26%) .NET
3 59 (7.38%) XML
4 37 (4.63%) WCF
5 36 (4.51%) HTML
5 36 (4.51%) CSS
6 32 (4.01%) J2EE
7 27 (3.38%) Visualforce
8 26 (3.25%) Spring
9 22 (2.75%) SOAP
9 22 (2.75%) Middleware
10 21 (2.63%) .NET Framework
11 19 (2.38%) JSON
12 18 (2.25%) ASP.NET
12 18 (2.25%) Struts
12 18 (2.25%) jQuery
13 17 (2.13%) STL
13 17 (2.13%) XBRL
14 15 (1.88%) HTML5
15 14 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 114 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 57 (7.13%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.63%) User Experience
5 35 (4.38%) Mathematics
6 28 (3.50%) Life Science
7 22 (2.75%) Replication
7 22 (2.75%) Statistics
8 18 (2.25%) Client/Server
9 17 (2.13%) Biology
9 17 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.13%) GIS
10 16 (2.00%) Open Source
11 15 (1.88%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.75%) Taxonomies
12 14 (1.75%) Derivative
13 12 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
14 11 (1.38%) Reference Data
15 10 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.27%) Windows
2 78 (9.76%) Linux
3 66 (8.26%) UNIX
4 24 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.63%) Solaris
7 10 (1.25%) zOS
7 10 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.00%) Android
9 7 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (17.77%) Project Management
3 103 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (12.77%) ITIL
5 100 (12.52%) Data Validation
6 96 (12.02%) Data Modelling
7 93 (11.64%) Change Management
8 90 (11.26%) ETL
9 80 (10.01%) Migration
10 71 (8.89%) Workflow
10 71 (8.89%) Analytics
11 65 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 63 (7.88%) Business Analysis
13 57 (7.13%) UML
14 56 (7.01%) Mentoring
14 56 (7.01%) PRINCE2
15 53 (6.63%) Scrum
16 52 (6.51%) Data Migration
17 49 (6.13%) Waterfall
18 48 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (34.04%) SQL
2 67 (8.39%) Java
2 67 (8.39%) Python
3 57 (7.13%) C++
4 55 (6.88%) C#
5 53 (6.63%) Perl
6 50 (6.26%) JavaScript
6 50 (6.26%) C
7 38 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 30 (3.75%) Apex Code
9 26 (3.25%) T-SQL
9 26 (3.25%) Bash Shell
10 23 (2.88%) VBA
11 20 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.13%) VBScript
13 13 (1.63%) AWK
14 12 (1.50%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.38%) SOQL
16 8 (1.00%) ABAP
16 8 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 182 (22.78%) Degree
2 51 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.63%) ISEB
4 31 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 18 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.75%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.50%) PMP
11 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.00%) CCNA
11 8 (1.00%) IIBA
12 7 (0.88%) CCDA
12 7 (0.88%) SAP Certification
12 7 (0.88%) PhD
13 6 (0.75%) CCNP
14 5 (0.63%) RHCE
15 4 (0.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (18.65%) QA
2 58 (7.26%) SLA
3 22 (2.75%) GMP
4 15 (1.88%) COBIT
5 14 (1.75%) JSP 440
6 9 (1.13%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.00%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.75%) EMIR
10 5 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.50%) MiFID
11 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.38%) WCAG
12 3 (0.38%) FATCA
12 3 (0.38%) GCP
13 2 (0.25%) Basel II
13 2 (0.25%) Basel III
14 1 (0.13%) WAI
14 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 35 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (0.75%) RACF
4 6 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.63%) XenApp
5 5 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.38%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) vCloud
6 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 23 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.25%) Ansible
3 9 (1.13%) BladeLogic
4 8 (1.00%) Unicenter
4 8 (1.00%) Nagios
4 8 (1.00%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.63%) Puppet
5 5 (0.63%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.63%) Control-M
6 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.50%) SCCM
7 3 (0.38%) WMI
7 3 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.38%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (0.38%) Oozie
7 3 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.25%) SCOM
9 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.13%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 176 (22.03%) Oracle
2 98 (12.27%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.13%) Informatica
4 48 (6.01%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (5.01%) VMware
6 39 (4.88%) SAP
7 35 (4.38%) Cisco
8 29 (3.63%) HP
9 24 (3.00%) Juniper
10 17 (2.13%) Talend
11 16 (2.00%) Remedy
12 14 (1.75%) Siebel
13 13 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
14 12 (1.50%) Sybase
14 12 (1.50%) Citrix
15 11 (1.38%) hybris
15 11 (1.38%) Tableau
15 11 (1.38%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.38%) IBM
16 10 (1.25%) Business Objects
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: Yesterday
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + great bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 9 days ago