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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 340 362 335
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing Validation 315 339 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.89% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 249 244 307
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
35258 38275 40938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.86% 88.26% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30550 32260 33760
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,620 £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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 47 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Harrow +6 5 £30,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf +3 2 £60,000 -24.05%
Hammersmith - 2 £52,500 -
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £21,500 -
Osterley - 2 £55,000 -
Isleworth 0 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 £75,000 - 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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.

1 200 (30.72%) Finance
2 192 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (27.04%) SQL
4 141 (21.66%) Project Management
5 128 (19.66%) Microsoft
6 119 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
7 114 (17.51%) Degree
8 101 (15.51%) Data Validation
9 98 (15.05%) MS Excel
10 94 (14.44%) SQL Server
10 94 (14.44%) QA
11 89 (13.67%) Windows
12 88 (13.52%) Oracle
13 78 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (11.67%) Python
15 74 (11.37%) Linux
16 71 (10.91%) ETL
17 69 (10.60%) Java
17 69 (10.60%) Workflow
18 68 (10.45%) CRM
19 67 (10.29%) Data Modelling
19 67 (10.29%) Salesforce.com
20 65 (9.98%) Analytics
21 64 (9.83%) SDLC
22 59 (9.06%) Computer Science
22 59 (9.06%) XML
23 58 (8.91%) Marketing
24 56 (8.60%) .NET
24 56 (8.60%) Scrum
25 54 (8.29%) E-Commerce

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 35 (5.38%) Tomcat
2 32 (4.92%) CMS
3 25 (3.84%) SharePoint
4 24 (3.69%) IIS
5 20 (3.07%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.76%) Apache
6 18 (2.76%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.30%) JBoss
8 13 (2.00%) SAS
9 10 (1.54%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.23%) Confluence
10 8 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.23%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.08%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.92%) Documentum
12 6 (0.92%) Jetty
13 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.61%) WildFly
13 4 (0.61%) WordPress
14 2 (0.31%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 98 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.68%) MS Office
3 28 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.00%) MS Project
5 9 (1.38%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.92%) GIMP
7 6 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.61%) SPSS
9 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.31%) InDesign
9 2 (0.31%) InVision
9 2 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 11 (1.69%) Northgate Housing
4 10 (1.54%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.92%) Orchard Housing
6 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.61%) FastStats
7 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.61%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.61%) SunGard GMI
8 3 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle AML
8 3 (0.46%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.31%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.31%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.30%) SaaS
3 13 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.38%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.23%) Force.com
6 7 (1.08%) GitHub
6 7 (1.08%) Office 365
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.92%) FinancialForce.com
8 5 (0.77%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (0.77%) Taleo
9 3 (0.46%) AdWords
9 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.92%) Firewall
2 18 (2.76%) LAN
3 17 (2.61%) HTTP
4 16 (2.46%) DNS
4 16 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.46%) WAN
5 15 (2.30%) Intranet
6 11 (1.69%) VPN
7 10 (1.54%) IPsec
7 10 (1.54%) VLAN
8 7 (1.08%) Internet
9 6 (0.92%) DHCP
9 6 (0.92%) FTP
9 6 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.77%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.77%) SAN
10 5 (0.77%) VoIP
10 5 (0.77%) Wireless
11 4 (0.61%) SMTP
11 4 (0.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (3.84%) GIS
6 25 (3.84%) Relational Database
7 23 (3.53%) Data Mining
8 22 (3.38%) MySQL
9 21 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (2.92%) Big Data
11 17 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.46%) NoSQL
13 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.54%) OLAP
14 10 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.54%) QlikView
15 9 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (1.23%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 41 (6.30%) Selenium
2 35 (5.38%) JIRA
3 30 (4.61%) Jenkins
4 28 (4.30%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.46%) Ant
5 16 (2.46%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.30%) WebDriver
7 14 (2.15%) Appium
7 14 (2.15%) Maven
8 13 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.00%) JUnit
9 10 (1.54%) Grunt
9 10 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (1.54%) Subversion
9 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.08%) jMock
11 7 (1.08%) Mockito
12 6 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 200 (30.72%) Finance
2 58 (8.91%) Marketing
3 51 (7.83%) Retail
4 43 (6.61%) Banking
5 37 (5.68%) Legal
6 32 (4.92%) Front Office
7 25 (3.84%) Telecoms
8 21 (3.23%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.84%) Back Office
10 12 (1.84%) Law
10 12 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.23%) French Language
12 6 (0.92%) Electronics
13 5 (0.77%) Advertising
13 5 (0.77%) Automotive
13 5 (0.77%) Military
14 4 (0.61%) Billing
14 4 (0.61%) Games
15 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (27.19%) Analyst
2 110 (16.90%) Developer
3 69 (10.60%) Business Analyst
4 51 (7.83%) Architect
5 41 (6.30%) Consultant
6 32 (4.92%) Data Analyst
6 32 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
7 27 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (3.84%) Administrator
9 22 (3.38%) Support Analyst
10 21 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 21 (3.23%) Test Engineer
11 20 (3.07%) Integration Engineer
11 20 (3.07%) Salesforce.com Administrator
11 20 (3.07%) SQL Analyst
12 18 (2.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
12 18 (2.76%) Test Analyst
13 16 (2.46%) IT Analyst
13 16 (2.46%) Project Manager
14 15 (2.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.06%) XML
2 56 (8.60%) .NET
3 52 (7.99%) Web Services
4 38 (5.84%) HTML
5 35 (5.38%) CSS
6 32 (4.92%) REST
7 29 (4.45%) SOAP
8 27 (4.15%) Visualforce
9 26 (3.99%) JSON
10 23 (3.53%) Ajax
10 23 (3.53%) AngularJS
11 22 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (3.23%) HTML5
12 21 (3.23%) jQuery
13 20 (3.07%) Spring
14 14 (2.15%) Middleware
15 13 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
15 13 (2.00%) J2EE
15 13 (2.00%) OSGi
16 12 (1.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 119 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 50 (7.68%) Management Information System
4 45 (6.91%) Derivative
5 37 (5.68%) Data Structures
6 31 (4.76%) Mathematics
7 30 (4.61%) User Experience
8 27 (4.15%) Equities
9 23 (3.53%) Fixed Income
10 22 (3.38%) Mobile App
11 19 (2.92%) Reference Data
12 16 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (2.30%) Public Cloud
13 15 (2.30%) Statistics
14 14 (2.15%) Credit Risk
15 13 (2.00%) Fintech
15 13 (2.00%) Physics
15 13 (2.00%) Visualisation
16 12 (1.84%) Market Risk
17 10 (1.54%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 89 (13.67%) Windows
2 74 (11.37%) Linux
3 43 (6.61%) Unix
4 40 (6.14%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.99%) Android
6 25 (3.84%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.07%) Windows 7
9 15 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.54%) Solaris
11 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.61%) CentOS
13 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) HPUX
14 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (21.66%) Project Management
3 101 (15.51%) Data Validation
4 78 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (10.91%) ETL
6 69 (10.60%) Workflow
7 68 (10.45%) CRM
8 67 (10.29%) Data Modelling
9 65 (9.98%) Analytics
10 64 (9.83%) SDLC
11 56 (8.60%) Scrum
12 54 (8.29%) E-Commerce
13 52 (7.99%) ITIL
14 48 (7.37%) Business Analysis
15 47 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
16 46 (7.07%) Data Management
17 45 (6.91%) UML
18 44 (6.76%) Software Engineering
18 44 (6.76%) System Testing
18 44 (6.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 176 (27.04%) SQL
2 76 (11.67%) Python
3 69 (10.60%) Java
4 51 (7.83%) C#
5 40 (6.14%) JavaScript
6 38 (5.84%) C
7 26 (3.99%) Apex Code
7 26 (3.99%) VBA
8 25 (3.84%) Ruby
9 19 (2.92%) C++
10 18 (2.76%) T-SQL
11 17 (2.61%) PHP
12 14 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.00%) Perl
14 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.38%) R
15 7 (1.08%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.08%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 114 (17.51%) Degree
2 44 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.61%) DV Cleared
4 29 (4.45%) SC Cleared
5 25 (3.84%) ISEB
6 12 (1.84%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.38%) CCNP
8 9 (1.38%) PhD
9 7 (1.08%) IIBA
9 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.77%) CISSP
10 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.61%) CCNA
11 4 (0.61%) CISM
11 4 (0.61%) MBA
12 3 (0.46%) MCSE
12 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (14.44%) QA
2 42 (6.45%) Data Quality
3 28 (4.30%) SLA
4 15 (2.30%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.92%) MiFID
5 6 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.77%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.77%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.46%) Basel II
7 3 (0.46%) EMIR
7 3 (0.46%) NEBOSH
8 2 (0.31%) BS25999
9 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.15%) Basel III
9 1 (0.15%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.15%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 46 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.07%) Docker
4 10 (1.54%) vCloud
5 7 (1.08%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.08%) vSphere
6 4 (0.61%) KVM
6 4 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.61%) Xen
7 3 (0.46%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.31%) iptables
8 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) HDFS
9 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.23%) Puppet
3 18 (2.76%) Ansible
4 12 (1.84%) Rundeck
5 10 (1.54%) Packer
6 9 (1.38%) Nagios
7 8 (1.23%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (0.92%) MOM
9 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.46%) Unicenter
9 3 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.31%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.31%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.15%) Nessus
11 1 (0.15%) Nmap
Vendors
1 128 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 88 (13.52%) Oracle
3 67 (10.29%) Salesforce.com
4 35 (5.38%) VMware
5 26 (3.99%) SAP
6 23 (3.53%) Cisco
7 18 (2.76%) Google
8 15 (2.30%) Northgate
9 14 (2.15%) Cognizant
10 13 (2.00%) Bloomberg
11 11 (1.69%) Capita
11 11 (1.69%) Sybase
11 11 (1.69%) Tableau
12 10 (1.54%) Charles River
12 10 (1.54%) Orchard
13 8 (1.23%) IBM
13 8 (1.23%) Informatica
13 8 (1.23%) Juniper
13 8 (1.23%) Sitecore
14 7 (1.08%) Omniture
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bens + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits + negotiable package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £69425 per week
Posted: 14 days ago
London
IQ Sales People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
i-Placements
Posted: 13 days ago