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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 311 316 298
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Validation 388 405 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.83% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 255 316 253
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £84,500
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
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -4 54 £53,750 +2.38% 12
Hillingdon - 15 - - 2
Harrow +16 9 - -
Brentford - 7 £30,000 -
Twickenham - 6 - -
Docklands, London +9 3 £80,000 +77.77%
Canary Wharf - 3 £78,000 -
Feltham - 3 £43,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £65,000 -
Greenford - 2 £55,000 -
Teddington - 1 £52,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 284 (33.93%) SQL
2 277 (33.09%) Finance
3 200 (23.89%) Degree
4 197 (23.54%) Oracle
5 189 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 159 (19.00%) SQL Server
7 154 (18.40%) QA
8 153 (18.28%) Project Management
9 120 (14.34%) Windows
10 110 (13.14%) Retail
11 108 (12.90%) Data Validation
12 104 (12.43%) Microsoft
12 104 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
13 101 (12.07%) Linux
14 95 (11.35%) ETL
15 94 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (10.75%) Migration
17 88 (10.51%) SDLC
18 86 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
19 85 (10.16%) Data Modelling
20 83 (9.92%) ITIL
20 83 (9.92%) Java
21 81 (9.68%) Banking
22 80 (9.56%) Python
23 79 (9.44%) Management Information System
24 78 (9.32%) Change Management
24 78 (9.32%) UNIX
25 74 (8.84%) Analytics
26 72 (8.60%) Business Analysis
27 71 (8.48%) Web Services

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.94%) Tomcat
2 32 (3.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 27 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.39%) IIS
5 18 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 17 (2.03%) JBoss
7 16 (1.91%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.67%) Apache
9 8 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.84%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.84%) Confluence
11 6 (0.72%) Gentran
11 6 (0.72%) SAS
12 5 (0.60%) CICS
12 5 (0.60%) CMS
13 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.24%) Documentum
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 66 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.87%) MS Office
3 16 (1.91%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.43%) MS Project
5 11 (1.31%) SPSS
6 7 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.36%) FastStats
8 3 (0.36%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.24%) Stata
10 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 41 (4.90%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (3.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 18 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (2.03%) Northgate Housing
6 13 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 13 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 13 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (1.55%) Oracle iProcurement
7 9 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
7 9 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
7 9 (1.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 9 (1.08%) Oracle FAH
8 7 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.36%) HFM
9 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.36%) Endur
10 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.51%) SaaS
2 18 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.96%) Force.com
4 7 (0.84%) Veeva
5 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.51%) Firewall
2 20 (2.39%) OSPF
2 20 (2.39%) BGP
2 20 (2.39%) Ethernet
3 19 (2.27%) EIGRP
3 19 (2.27%) Intranet
3 19 (2.27%) MPLS
3 19 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (2.03%) Internet
5 16 (1.91%) DNS
6 14 (1.67%) LAN
7 13 (1.55%) WAN
7 13 (1.55%) VPN
8 12 (1.43%) HTTP
8 12 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (1.19%) HSRP
9 10 (1.19%) RTP
9 10 (1.19%) SNMP
9 10 (1.19%) HTTPS
9 10 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (8.36%) Relational Database
4 49 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (4.42%) DB2
7 35 (4.18%) Big Data
8 30 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (3.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 29 (3.46%) RDBMS
9 29 (3.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 27 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
10 27 (3.23%) Data Mining
10 27 (3.23%) Data Mart
11 25 (2.99%) MySQL
11 25 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
12 21 (2.51%) Oracle Database
13 20 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.79%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 36 (4.30%) JIRA
2 34 (4.06%) Oracle Forms
3 29 (3.46%) Selenium
4 24 (2.87%) Talend Open Studio
4 24 (2.87%) ERwin
5 19 (2.27%) HP UFT
6 16 (1.91%) LoadRunner
7 15 (1.79%) Subversion
8 12 (1.43%) Maven
8 12 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.43%) NUnit
9 9 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.08%) Ant
9 9 (1.08%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.84%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.84%) MSI
10 7 (0.84%) Git (software)
10 7 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 277 (33.09%) Finance
2 110 (13.14%) Retail
3 81 (9.68%) Banking
4 64 (7.65%) Marketing
5 42 (5.02%) Manufacturing
6 39 (4.66%) Legal
7 32 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 29 (3.46%) Front Office
9 28 (3.35%) Back Office
10 21 (2.51%) Advertising
11 20 (2.39%) Games
11 20 (2.39%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.55%) Publishing
13 11 (1.31%) Investment Banking
14 10 (1.19%) Law
14 10 (1.19%) Telecoms
15 9 (1.08%) General Ledger
15 9 (1.08%) German Language
16 8 (0.96%) Danish Language
16 8 (0.96%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 216 (25.81%) Analyst
2 198 (23.66%) Developer
3 86 (10.27%) Business Analyst
4 73 (8.72%) Architect
5 52 (6.21%) Consultant
6 43 (5.14%) Data Analyst
7 35 (4.18%) Java Developer
8 30 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
8 30 (3.58%) Data Architect
9 29 (3.46%) Support Analyst
10 26 (3.11%) Software Developer
11 24 (2.87%) Senior Manager
11 24 (2.87%) C++ Developer
12 22 (2.63%) Test Manager
13 21 (2.51%) Project Manager
14 19 (2.27%) Senior Developer
14 19 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
15 18 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (8.48%) Web Services
2 69 (8.24%) XML
3 57 (6.81%) .NET
4 36 (4.30%) HTML
5 34 (4.06%) J2EE
6 29 (3.46%) CSS
7 28 (3.35%) Visualforce
8 27 (3.23%) WCF
8 27 (3.23%) Middleware
8 27 (3.23%) Spring
9 23 (2.75%) Ajax
10 21 (2.51%) XBRL
10 21 (2.51%) SOAP
10 21 (2.51%) REST
11 19 (2.27%) JSON
12 18 (2.15%) Struts
13 17 (2.03%) STL
14 16 (1.91%) jQuery
15 15 (1.79%) WS-I
15 15 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 104 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (9.44%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 44 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 32 (3.82%) Replication
6 31 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 29 (3.46%) Statistics
8 28 (3.35%) User Experience
9 26 (3.11%) Derivative
10 22 (2.63%) Life Science
11 21 (2.51%) Taxonomies
12 20 (2.39%) GIS
13 17 (2.03%) Client/Server
13 17 (2.03%) Data Integration
14 14 (1.67%) Data Structures
14 14 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (1.55%) Reference Data
15 13 (1.55%) Fixed Income
16 12 (1.43%) Clustering
16 12 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 120 (14.34%) Windows
2 101 (12.07%) Linux
3 78 (9.32%) UNIX
4 35 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (2.51%) Solaris
7 10 (1.19%) zOS
7 10 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.72%) Android
10 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (18.28%) Project Management
3 108 (12.90%) Data Validation
4 95 (11.35%) ETL
5 94 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
6 90 (10.75%) Migration
7 88 (10.51%) SDLC
8 85 (10.16%) Data Modelling
9 83 (9.92%) ITIL
10 78 (9.32%) Change Management
11 74 (8.84%) Analytics
12 72 (8.60%) Business Analysis
13 71 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 62 (7.41%) Workflow
15 61 (7.29%) UML
16 59 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 59 (7.05%) Scrum
16 59 (7.05%) Data Management
17 57 (6.81%) Mentoring
18 53 (6.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 284 (33.93%) SQL
2 83 (9.92%) Java
3 80 (9.56%) Python
4 70 (8.36%) C++
5 53 (6.33%) Perl
6 45 (5.38%) C
6 45 (5.38%) C#
7 43 (5.14%) JavaScript
8 41 (4.90%) PL/SQL
9 31 (3.70%) Apex Code
10 30 (3.58%) T-SQL
10 30 (3.58%) VBA
11 29 (3.46%) Bash Shell
12 21 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.43%) SOQL
15 11 (1.31%) AWK
15 11 (1.31%) Ruby
16 9 (1.08%) Pascal
16 9 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 200 (23.89%) Degree
2 40 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.54%) ISEB
4 28 (3.35%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 14 (1.67%) PMP
7 12 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (1.31%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.19%) CCNA
9 10 (1.19%) IIBA
10 9 (1.08%) PCI QSA
11 8 (0.96%) PhD
11 8 (0.96%) RHCE
12 7 (0.84%) CCDA
12 7 (0.84%) CISSP
12 7 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.72%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (18.40%) QA
2 58 (6.93%) SLA
3 25 (2.99%) GMP
4 17 (2.03%) COBIT
5 9 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.08%) JSP 440
5 9 (1.08%) EMIR
6 8 (0.96%) MiFID
7 7 (0.84%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.72%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.48%) WCAG
10 3 (0.36%) GCP
11 2 (0.24%) Basel II
11 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.12%) Basel III
12 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 42 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.96%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.72%) RACF
6 5 (0.60%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.60%) XenApp
6 5 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.60%) vSphere
6 5 (0.60%) vCloud
7 4 (0.48%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) HDFS
8 1 (0.12%) iptables
8 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.31%) Ansible
3 9 (1.08%) BladeLogic
4 8 (0.96%) Unicenter
4 8 (0.96%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.96%) Nagios
4 8 (0.96%) Puppet
4 8 (0.96%) Cobbler
5 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (0.60%) Control-M
7 4 (0.48%) SCCM
8 3 (0.36%) Oozie
8 3 (0.36%) WMI
8 3 (0.36%) BMC Marimba
8 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.24%) SCOM
10 1 (0.12%) SELinux
10 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 197 (23.54%) Oracle
2 104 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 57 (6.81%) Informatica
4 49 (5.85%) VMware
5 42 (5.02%) Salesforce.com
6 38 (4.54%) SAP
7 33 (3.94%) Cisco
8 27 (3.23%) Juniper
9 26 (3.11%) HP
10 24 (2.87%) Talend
11 19 (2.27%) Citrix
12 17 (2.03%) IBM
12 17 (2.03%) Northgate
12 17 (2.03%) Capita
13 15 (1.79%) Sybase
14 13 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
15 12 (1.43%) Siebel
15 12 (1.43%) Veritas
15 12 (1.43%) hybris
15 12 (1.43%) Tableau
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £30,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 2 days ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable (strong benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + great bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £50k-£60k pa + 29 days hols + Share Ops Scheme + Pension + more....
Posted: 11 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago