The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 55 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 32 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.44% 1.15% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 1.37% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 7
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £31,367
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,600 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
848 1167 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.28% 83.60% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 652 883 847
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Validation Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Validation.

1 42 (60.87%) Degree
2 37 (53.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 35 (50.72%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) SAP
3 35 (50.72%) Finance
4 27 (39.13%) GAP Analysis
4 27 (39.13%) Change Management
4 27 (39.13%) .NET
4 27 (39.13%) Integration Testing
4 27 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 27 (39.13%) SaaS
4 27 (39.13%) Coaching
5 26 (37.68%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (37.68%) ABAP
6 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (30.43%) Java
7 21 (30.43%) SAS
8 19 (27.54%) VBA
9 18 (26.09%) Performance Management
9 18 (26.09%) Data Conversion
9 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
9 18 (26.09%) SAP HCM
9 18 (26.09%) LSMW
9 18 (26.09%) Document Management
9 18 (26.09%) Data Analysis
9 18 (26.09%) ServiceNow
10 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (24.64%) SAP Basis
10 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
11 15 (21.74%) Data Validation

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 21 (30.43%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (26.09%) SAP HCM
2 3 (4.35%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 27 (39.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
1 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.35%) IPv4
1 3 (4.35%) IPv6
1 3 (4.35%) LAN
1 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
1 3 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (15.94%) MS Access
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.59%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (11.59%) SAP BW
3 8 (11.59%) SAP HANA
4 7 (10.14%) Base SAS
5 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) LSMW
2 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) Banking
3 13 (18.84%) Billing
4 3 (4.35%) Electronics
4 3 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Consultant
2 17 (24.64%) Analyst
3 16 (23.19%) Functional Consultant
3 16 (23.19%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (23.19%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 13 (18.84%) HR Consultant
4 13 (18.84%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 13 (18.84%) SAP HR Consultant
4 13 (18.84%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (14.49%) Report Specialist
7 9 (13.04%) CRM Consultant
7 9 (13.04%) Data Analyst
8 8 (11.59%) SAP Analyst
8 8 (11.59%) SAP BW Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) SQL Data Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) SAP Basis
3 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
3 9 (13.04%) HTML
3 9 (13.04%) HTML5
3 9 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (4.35%) Ajax
4 3 (4.35%) JMS
4 3 (4.35%) JPA
4 3 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (26.09%) Data Conversion
3 10 (14.49%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.25%) Data Extraction
5 3 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.35%) VHDL
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) Economics
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (39.13%) Change Management
2 27 (39.13%) Coaching
2 27 (39.13%) GAP Analysis
2 27 (39.13%) Integration Testing
2 27 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 18 (26.09%) Document Management
4 18 (26.09%) Performance Management
4 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
5 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
6 15 (21.74%) Data Validation
7 12 (17.39%) CRM
8 11 (15.94%) ETL
9 10 (14.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
10 8 (11.59%) Facilities Management
10 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) SQL
2 26 (37.68%) ABAP
3 21 (30.43%) Java
4 19 (27.54%) VBA
5 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
6 9 (13.04%) C#
6 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.35%) C
8 3 (4.35%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (60.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) SAP
2 18 (26.09%) ServiceNow
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.04%) Marketo
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) EMC
5 3 (4.35%) GENBAND
5 3 (4.35%) Juniper
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Computacenter
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
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