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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 66 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Permanent jobs citing Validation 35 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.30% 0.28% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 0.34% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31 0 19
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,717
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.67%
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
937 892 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.31% 84.31% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 810 678 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 58 (68.24%) Finance
2 53 (62.35%) SAS
3 51 (60.00%) Data Validation
4 45 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (48.24%) SQL
6 37 (43.53%) Data Quality
7 36 (42.35%) Data Analysis
8 35 (41.18%) Base SAS
9 31 (36.47%) Java
9 31 (36.47%) MS Excel
10 30 (35.29%) MS Access
10 30 (35.29%) Banking
11 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
12 27 (31.76%) Degree
13 25 (29.41%) VBA
14 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (24.71%) C++
16 18 (21.18%) ABAP
16 18 (21.18%) SAP
16 18 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
17 17 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (18.82%) Reference Data
18 16 (18.82%) Credit Risk
19 15 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
19 15 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
19 15 (17.65%) Data Structures
19 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
19 15 (17.65%) ETL
19 15 (17.65%) VB

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 53 (62.35%) SAS
2 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (36.47%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (16.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) SAP HCM
2 3 (3.53%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) RTP
2 7 (8.24%) DNS
2 7 (8.24%) IPv4
2 7 (8.24%) IPv6
2 7 (8.24%) Unified Communications
2 7 (8.24%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (41.18%) Base SAS
3 30 (35.29%) MS Access
4 17 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
6 8 (9.41%) SAP HANA
7 7 (8.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) LSMW
2 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (68.24%) Finance
2 30 (35.29%) Banking
3 12 (14.12%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Billing
5 3 (3.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Data Analyst
3 17 (20.00%) Data Manager
4 13 (15.29%) Data Integration Manager
4 13 (15.29%) Integration Manager
4 13 (15.29%) Report Specialist
4 13 (15.29%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (9.41%) Consultant
5 8 (9.41%) Functional Consultant
5 8 (9.41%) SAP Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) SAP BW Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (9.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Risk Data Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) SAS Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
2 9 (10.59%) SAP Basis
3 7 (8.24%) Ajax
3 7 (8.24%) JMS
3 7 (8.24%) JPA
3 7 (8.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.82%) Credit Risk
2 16 (18.82%) Reference Data
3 15 (17.65%) Data Structures
4 14 (16.47%) Data Integration
4 14 (16.47%) Management Information System
5 10 (11.76%) Data Conversion
6 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.53%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Linux
1 7 (8.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.00%) Data Validation
2 36 (42.35%) Data Analysis
3 18 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
5 15 (17.65%) ETL
6 14 (16.47%) Business Analysis
6 14 (16.47%) Data Management
7 10 (11.76%) Change Management
7 10 (11.76%) Coaching
7 10 (11.76%) Document Management
7 10 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 10 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 10 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.24%) SQL
2 31 (36.47%) Java
3 25 (29.41%) VBA
4 21 (24.71%) C++
5 18 (21.18%) ABAP
6 15 (17.65%) VB
7 14 (16.47%) C
7 14 (16.47%) C#
8 7 (8.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) ISEB
3 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.53%) Data Quality
2 15 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) SAP
3 10 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 7 (8.24%) Cisco
4 7 (8.24%) GENBAND
4 7 (8.24%) Juniper
4 7 (8.24%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) Computacenter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago