The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 1.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -23.46%
Data Validation
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 285 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.01% 79.39% 73.79%
Number of salaries quoted 239 250 266
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Luton region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in Luton

Data Validation
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Data 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 Data Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Data 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 Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality