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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 80 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 30 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.06% 1.04% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.24% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 7
Average salary £49,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 - £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
1218 968 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.71% 83.66% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 706 733
Average salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 16 (36.36%) Data Validation
3 15 (34.09%) Java
4 14 (31.82%) SAS
4 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (27.27%) C#
6 12 (27.27%) C++
6 12 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 11 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 11 (25.00%) ITIL
7 11 (25.00%) C
8 10 (22.73%) Data Management
8 10 (22.73%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (22.73%) Data Integration
8 10 (22.73%) Base SAS
9 9 (20.45%) Data Quality
9 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
9 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
9 9 (20.45%) Release Management
10 8 (18.18%) Atlassian
10 8 (18.18%) Test Management
10 8 (18.18%) Reference Data
10 8 (18.18%) SCCM
10 8 (18.18%) Degree
10 8 (18.18%) Project Management
10 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
10 8 (18.18%) HP
10 8 (18.18%) BEA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Summit
2 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (22.73%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Data Manager
2 10 (22.73%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Service Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Integration Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Environment Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Test Environment Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Service Integration Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Data Quality Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.55%) Quality Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 10 (22.73%) Data Integration
4 8 (18.18%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 16 (36.36%) Data Validation
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (22.73%) Data Management
4 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.45%) Release Management
5 8 (18.18%) Test Management
5 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 8 (18.18%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) People Management
7 5 (11.36%) Line Management
8 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.09%) Change Management
9 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) C++
3 11 (25.00%) C
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
3 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) HP
1 8 (18.18%) BEA
1 8 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 7 (15.91%) Computacenter
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Symbian
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) EMC
4 3 (6.82%) McAfee
4 3 (6.82%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) BMC
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
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