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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 827 891 877
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 113 96 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 85 68 88
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,250 £30,425
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90249 96307 103353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.63% 85.97% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75115 77827 83349
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Validation
Salary Trend

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in the UK

Data Validation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Validation over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 within the UK.

Data Validation Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 107 £42,000 -6.66% 12
London +33 64 £45,000 -33.33% 7
South East +9 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
City of London +51 10 £60,000 +37.14% 2
West Yorkshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
North West +25 7 £20,500 -6.81% 1
Scotland +4 6 - -
Aylesbury - 6 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +10 5 £20,500 -6.81%
Cheadle - 5 £20,500 -
Bradford - 5 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 5 - -
Milton Keynes +25 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Leeds - 4 £50,000 - 1
East of England +12 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hertfordshire +20 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +6 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Bristol +4 2 - -
Watford +2 2 £37,500 -11.76%
South West -7 2 - -
West Midlands -13 2 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £48,000 -
South Shields - 2 £40,250 -
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £48,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £21,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £40,000 -

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Data Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 199 (100.00%) Validation
2 105 (52.76%) SQL
3 69 (34.67%) Finance
4 68 (34.17%) ETL
5 62 (31.16%) MS Excel
6 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
7 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (27.14%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (25.13%) SQL Server
10 45 (22.61%) Oracle
10 45 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
11 44 (22.11%) QA
12 43 (21.61%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (20.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 39 (19.60%) XML
15 38 (19.10%) Data Modelling
16 37 (18.59%) Functional Testing
17 36 (18.09%) Banking
18 30 (15.08%) MS Access
18 30 (15.08%) Data Quality
18 30 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (14.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (13.57%) Software Testing
20 27 (13.57%) Management Information System
21 26 (13.07%) Selenium
22 25 (12.56%) Web Services
22 25 (12.56%) Relational Database
23 24 (12.06%) Data Management
24 22 (11.06%) Data Analysis
24 22 (11.06%) Kimball Methodology

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (7.54%) SAS
1 15 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) PowerExchange
3 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.50%) Documentum
4 1 (0.50%) FileNet
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 62 (31.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.52%) MS Office
4 8 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.52%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Eagle PACE
1 3 (1.51%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) WAN
2 6 (3.02%) BGP
2 6 (3.02%) OSPF
2 6 (3.02%) SNMP
3 3 (1.51%) VoIP
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.14%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (25.13%) SQL Server
3 40 (20.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (15.08%) MS Access
4 30 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (14.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (12.56%) Relational Database
7 18 (9.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (5.53%) Data Mining
10 11 (5.53%) DB2
11 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 10 (5.03%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (5.03%) PowerPivot
11 10 (5.03%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.52%) Data Mart
13 5 (2.51%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 26 (13.07%) Selenium
2 14 (7.04%) ERwin
2 14 (7.04%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.52%) WebDriver
5 8 (4.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.52%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.52%) JIRA
7 5 (2.51%) Hudson
8 4 (2.01%) Appium
9 3 (1.51%) Calabash
9 3 (1.51%) NeoLoad
9 3 (1.51%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (1.01%) JMeter
11 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 69 (34.67%) Finance
2 36 (18.09%) Banking
3 17 (8.54%) Marketing
4 11 (5.53%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.52%) Retail
6 5 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.51%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.51%) Private Banking
7 4 (2.01%) Automotive
7 4 (2.01%) Dutch Language
7 4 (2.01%) French Language
7 4 (2.01%) German Language
8 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.51%) Front Office
8 3 (1.51%) Legal
9 2 (1.01%) Local Government
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (50.75%) Analyst
2 44 (22.11%) Developer
3 35 (17.59%) Data Analyst
4 29 (14.57%) Test Analyst
5 19 (9.55%) SQL Developer
6 16 (8.04%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (8.04%) SQL Analyst
7 15 (7.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 15 (7.54%) SSIS Developer
8 14 (7.04%) Architect
8 14 (7.04%) Data Architect
8 14 (7.04%) QA Analyst
9 13 (6.53%) Business Analyst
9 13 (6.53%) Excel Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Manual Test Analyst
9 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (6.53%) XML Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Data Manager
10 12 (6.03%) Quality Analyst
10 12 (6.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.60%) XML
2 25 (12.56%) Web Services
3 13 (6.53%) .NET
4 12 (6.03%) Middleware
5 10 (5.03%) MDX
5 10 (5.03%) XBRL
5 10 (5.03%) XSD
6 9 (4.52%) J2EE
6 9 (4.52%) JSON
7 8 (4.02%) Visualforce
8 7 (3.52%) JMS
8 7 (3.52%) WS-I
8 7 (3.52%) XSLT
9 6 (3.02%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.02%) NumPy
9 6 (3.02%) SciPy
10 5 (2.51%) Swing
11 3 (1.51%) CSS
11 3 (1.51%) Drools
11 3 (1.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.61%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.57%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.03%) Visualisation
4 10 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.03%) Credit Risk
4 10 (5.03%) Replication
5 9 (4.52%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.52%) Statistics
6 8 (4.02%) Taxonomies
7 7 (3.52%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.52%) Data Integration
7 7 (3.52%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.02%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.02%) Wiki
9 5 (2.51%) Derivative
10 4 (2.01%) Data Extraction
10 4 (2.01%) Equities
10 4 (2.01%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.51%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.54%) Unix
2 7 (3.52%) Linux
3 3 (1.51%) Android
3 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (100.00%) Validation
2 68 (34.17%) ETL
3 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (19.10%) Data Modelling
6 37 (18.59%) Functional Testing
7 27 (13.57%) Software Testing
8 24 (12.06%) Data Management
9 22 (11.06%) Data Analysis
9 22 (11.06%) Kimball Methodology
10 21 (10.55%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (10.05%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (9.55%) Data Architecture
12 19 (9.55%) UML
13 18 (9.05%) Logical Data Model
13 18 (9.05%) Physical Data Model
14 17 (8.54%) Data Migration
14 17 (8.54%) Migration
14 17 (8.54%) Project Management
15 16 (8.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (52.76%) SQL
2 21 (10.55%) Java
3 16 (8.04%) VBA
4 14 (7.04%) C#
5 12 (6.03%) VB
6 10 (5.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.52%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.02%) Python
8 8 (4.02%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.52%) C++
10 6 (3.02%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.51%) Ruby
12 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.50%) R
13 1 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (9.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.51%) CCA
3 2 (1.01%) CIPD
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (22.11%) QA
2 30 (15.08%) Data Quality
3 8 (4.02%) SLA
4 5 (2.51%) HL7
5 3 (1.51%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
2 45 (22.61%) Oracle
3 19 (9.55%) Informatica
4 14 (7.04%) Talend
5 10 (5.03%) SAP
6 9 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.02%) Sybase
8 7 (3.52%) Cisco
8 7 (3.52%) Juniper
9 6 (3.02%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (3.02%) Tableau
10 4 (2.01%) Rally
11 3 (1.51%) Sagent
12 2 (1.01%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.01%) Charles River
12 2 (1.01%) Civica
12 2 (1.01%) Northgate
12 2 (1.01%) Orchard
12 2 (1.01%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.01%) VMware
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