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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 63 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.52% 1.51% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.77% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £47,650
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
831 1240 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.22% 85.16% 82.57%
Number of salaries quoted 650 955 777
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 28 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 39 (65.00%) Degree
2 34 (56.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 32 (53.33%) SAP
4 30 (50.00%) SQL
4 30 (50.00%) Finance
5 26 (43.33%) SaaS
6 25 (41.67%) Integration Testing
6 25 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 25 (41.67%) Change Management
6 25 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
6 25 (41.67%) .NET
6 25 (41.67%) Coaching
6 25 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (38.33%) ABAP
7 23 (38.33%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (30.00%) Java
9 17 (28.33%) SAS
10 16 (26.67%) VBA
10 16 (26.67%) Problem Management
10 16 (26.67%) SAP Basis
10 16 (26.67%) LSMW
10 16 (26.67%) Document Management
10 16 (26.67%) Performance Management
10 16 (26.67%) SAP HCM
10 16 (26.67%) Data Conversion
10 16 (26.67%) ServiceNow
10 16 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
12 14 (23.33%) Data Analysis

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 17 (28.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) SAP HCM
2 3 (5.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 26 (43.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) IPv4
2 2 (3.33%) IPv6
2 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (11.67%) Base SAS
2 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (11.67%) SAP BW
2 7 (11.67%) SAP HANA
3 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.00%) MS Access
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) LSMW
2 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Billing
3 9 (15.00%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Electronics
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Consultant
2 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Functional Consultant
2 16 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (26.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) HR Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) SAP HR Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) CRM Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (11.67%) SAP Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) SAP BW Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Report Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) SAP Basis
3 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.00%) CSS
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
3 9 (15.00%) HTML5
3 9 (15.00%) jQuery
4 2 (3.33%) Ajax
4 2 (3.33%) JMS
4 2 (3.33%) JPA
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (26.67%) Data Conversion
3 6 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 5 (8.33%) Data Extraction
5 4 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (6.67%) VHDL
6 3 (5.00%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.67%) Economics
7 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.67%) Statistics
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (41.67%) Change Management
2 25 (41.67%) Coaching
2 25 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
2 25 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 25 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 23 (38.33%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (26.67%) Document Management
4 16 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 16 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 14 (23.33%) Data Analysis
7 12 (20.00%) CRM
8 10 (16.67%) Data Validation
9 9 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
11 7 (11.67%) ETL
11 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 23 (38.33%) ABAP
3 18 (30.00%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) VBA
5 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (15.00%) C#
6 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.67%) C
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (65.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) SAP
2 16 (26.67%) ServiceNow
3 9 (15.00%) Marketo
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
5 2 (3.33%) GENBAND
5 2 (3.33%) Juniper
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £75,000 plus an attractive benefits package
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