The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Validation
Rank 789 812 773
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -39
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 101 107 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 73 95
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £36,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -2.01%

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
92576 97321 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.60% 82.73% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 75605 78726 73203
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Data Validation Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Validation
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 101 £47,500 +11.76% 12
London +49 57 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South East +13 25 £43,000 +14.99% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 18 £43,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 12 £43,000 - 1
City of London +46 7 £47,500 +9.82%
Hampshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 - - 1
Nottingham - 7 - -
Yorkshire - 7 £32,500 - 3
East Midlands - 7 - - 1
Andover - 5 £55,000 -
South West -12 4 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £15,000 -
Docklands, London +10 3 £80,000 +128.57%
Doncaster - 3 £15,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £77,000 - 2
Aylesbury - 3 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £78,000 -
Bristol -21 2 £37,500 - 1
Bradford - 2 £77,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 2 £32,500 -
Salisbury - 2 £34,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £34,500 -
West Midlands -21 1 - - 1
Birmingham -22 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Teddington - 1 £52,500 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Validation.

1 206 (100.00%) Validation
2 115 (55.83%) SQL
3 84 (40.78%) Data Warehouse
4 81 (39.32%) Finance
5 66 (32.04%) Data Management
6 64 (31.07%) ETL
7 60 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (28.64%) QA
9 55 (26.70%) Oracle
10 53 (25.73%) Data Modelling
11 52 (25.24%) Microsoft
12 46 (22.33%) Migration
13 43 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
13 43 (20.87%) Data Migration
14 41 (19.90%) Management Information System
15 40 (19.42%) MS Excel
16 38 (18.45%) Data Analysis
17 34 (16.50%) Data Architecture
18 33 (16.02%) Marketing
18 33 (16.02%) Informatica
19 32 (15.53%) XML
20 31 (15.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 30 (14.56%) Change Management
21 30 (14.56%) Replication
22 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (14.08%) Relational Database
23 27 (13.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
23 27 (13.11%) Data Mart
23 27 (13.11%) Degree

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.77%) SAS
2 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.97%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.49%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (19.42%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.77%) MS Office
3 10 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.85%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.97%) FastStats
4 2 (0.97%) Stata
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Agresso
2 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) SaaS
2 3 (1.46%) Force.com
3 1 (0.49%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.43%) LAN
1 5 (2.43%) WAN
1 5 (2.43%) SAN
1 5 (2.43%) RTP
2 4 (1.94%) VoIP
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (40.78%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
3 31 (15.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (14.08%) Relational Database
5 27 (13.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 27 (13.11%) Data Mart
6 24 (11.65%) Oracle ODI
6 24 (11.65%) DB2
7 23 (11.17%) RDBMS
8 21 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (7.77%) QlikView
10 13 (6.31%) Data Mining
11 10 (4.85%) Base SAS
12 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (3.40%) BusinessObjects XI
13 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (2.91%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (2.91%) Big Data
14 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database
14 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (11.65%) ERwin
1 24 (11.65%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (7.28%) Selenium
3 8 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.40%) SilkTest
4 7 (3.40%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.94%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.94%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (1.94%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.46%) LSMW
8 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) JIRA
9 1 (0.49%) ProC
9 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.49%) Flash Builder
General
1 81 (39.32%) Finance
2 33 (16.02%) Marketing
3 18 (8.74%) Banking
4 17 (8.25%) Retail
5 11 (5.34%) German Language
5 11 (5.34%) Swedish Language
6 9 (4.37%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.88%) Danish Language
7 8 (3.88%) Norwegian Language
8 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.46%) French Language
9 3 (1.46%) Legal
9 3 (1.46%) Games
10 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.97%) Front Office
10 2 (0.97%) Back Office
10 2 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (37.38%) Analyst
2 29 (14.08%) Data Architect
2 29 (14.08%) Architect
3 27 (13.11%) Developer
4 20 (9.71%) Data Analyst
4 20 (9.71%) QA Analyst
5 13 (6.31%) Data Manager
6 10 (4.85%) Tester
7 9 (4.37%) Consultant
8 8 (3.88%) Report Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Graduate
9 7 (3.40%) MI Developer
10 6 (2.91%) SQL Reporting Analyst
10 6 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.91%) Information Analyst
11 5 (2.43%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (2.43%) QA Tester
11 5 (2.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (2.43%) Technical Support
11 5 (2.43%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.53%) XML
2 21 (10.19%) XBRL
3 20 (9.71%) Web Services
4 17 (8.25%) .NET
5 16 (7.77%) Middleware
6 15 (7.28%) JMS
6 15 (7.28%) WS-I
7 7 (3.40%) HTML
8 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.43%) Pandas
10 4 (1.94%) WCF
10 4 (1.94%) LINQ
10 4 (1.94%) JSON
11 3 (1.46%) Velocity
12 2 (0.97%) FpML
12 2 (0.97%) HTML5
13 1 (0.49%) CSS3
13 1 (0.49%) Jinja
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
13 1 (0.49%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 60 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (19.90%) Management Information System
3 30 (14.56%) Replication
4 24 (11.65%) Data Integration
5 20 (9.71%) Data Centre
6 19 (9.22%) Taxonomies
7 9 (4.37%) Statistics
8 8 (3.88%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.40%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.91%) Reference Data
11 5 (2.43%) Fixed Income
11 5 (2.43%) Equities
12 4 (1.94%) Derivative
12 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.97%) DTCC
14 2 (0.97%) NHS
14 2 (0.97%) Data Conversion
15 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.85%) UNIX
2 9 (4.37%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) Validation
2 66 (32.04%) Data Management
3 64 (31.07%) ETL
4 53 (25.73%) Data Modelling
5 46 (22.33%) Migration
6 43 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (20.87%) Data Migration
7 38 (18.45%) Data Analysis
8 34 (16.50%) Data Architecture
9 30 (14.56%) Change Management
10 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (12.14%) Zachman Framework
11 25 (12.14%) TOGAF
12 24 (11.65%) Logical Data Model
13 23 (11.17%) UML
14 22 (10.68%) Physical Data Model
14 22 (10.68%) SDLC
15 21 (10.19%) B2B
15 21 (10.19%) PDM
16 20 (9.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 115 (55.83%) SQL
2 21 (10.19%) C#
3 17 (8.25%) T-SQL
4 15 (7.28%) C
5 14 (6.80%) Java
6 12 (5.83%) C++
7 9 (4.37%) Python
8 7 (3.40%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.46%) ABAP
10 3 (1.46%) VBA
11 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) SOQL
12 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.49%) Lisp
12 1 (0.49%) Pascal
12 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (13.11%) Degree
2 14 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.83%) ISEB
4 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.46%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (28.64%) QA
2 18 (8.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) EMIR
3 2 (0.97%) MiFID
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) Control-M
1 5 (2.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (26.70%) Oracle
2 52 (25.24%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.02%) Informatica
4 24 (11.65%) Talend
5 19 (9.22%) Business Objects
6 9 (4.37%) SAP
7 8 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.40%) Sagent
9 5 (2.43%) Lotus
9 5 (2.43%) Citrix
9 5 (2.43%) Cisco
10 4 (1.94%) Sybase
10 4 (1.94%) hybris
10 4 (1.94%) Trillium
11 3 (1.46%) Tableau
12 2 (0.97%) Google
12 2 (0.97%) DataFlux
12 2 (0.97%) Teradata
12 2 (0.97%) IBM
12 2 (0.97%) Cognos
Hampshire
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 17500-20000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £20,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Mansfield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago