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 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
Data Validation
Rank 795 864 893
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 114 101 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.093% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 76 73
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%

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
87589 93360 100944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73004 75835 82109
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 £31,500 £31,000
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 28 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 28 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
(Click see detailed
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 +33 109 £40,000 -11.11% 7
London +55 63 £50,000 -25.92% 3
Yorkshire +19 16 £50,000 +233.33% 1
South East +2 16 £35,000 -18.60% 1
City of London +61 13 £60,000 +60.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 12 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +20 11 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Aylesbury - 11 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 7 £50,000 - 1
North West +22 5 £20,000 -9.09%
Scotland -2 5 - -
West Midlands -11 5 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Glasgow - 5 - -
Bradford - 5 £50,000 -
York - 4 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Bristol +5 3 - -
South West +4 3 - -
Manchester -5 3 £20,500 -6.81%
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 3 £20,500 -
Hampshire +14 2 £40,000 -17.94%
Cheshire - 2 £20,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £25,000 -
Crawley - 2 £60,000 -
Bromley - 2 £26,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £25,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
East of England +29 1 £37,500 -14.28% 1

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Validation
2 119 (53.85%) SQL
3 77 (34.84%) ETL
4 73 (33.03%) Finance
5 66 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (28.96%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (28.51%) SQL Server
8 61 (27.60%) Microsoft
9 58 (26.24%) MS Excel
10 56 (25.34%) QA
11 55 (24.89%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (22.17%) Oracle
13 45 (20.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (20.36%) Functional Testing
14 42 (19.00%) XML
15 40 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (17.65%) Data Modelling
17 35 (15.84%) Selenium
17 35 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (14.93%) Banking
18 33 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 33 (14.93%) Software Testing
19 31 (14.03%) Data Quality
20 28 (12.67%) Data Management
20 28 (12.67%) Management Information System
21 27 (12.22%) Java
22 26 (11.76%) Web Services
23 25 (11.31%) Performance Tuning
23 25 (11.31%) Relational Database
24 24 (10.86%) 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 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.52%) SAS
3 6 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.36%) PowerExchange
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.45%) Documentum
6 1 (0.45%) FileNet
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 58 (26.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.62%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.26%) MS Office
5 4 (1.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.45%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Eagle PACE
1 4 (1.81%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.90%) GitHub
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) WAN
2 7 (3.17%) BGP
2 7 (3.17%) OSPF
2 7 (3.17%) SNMP
3 6 (2.71%) VoIP
4 4 (1.81%) Internet
5 2 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.96%) Data Warehouse
2 63 (28.51%) SQL Server
3 45 (20.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (11.31%) Relational Database
7 21 (9.50%) MS Access
7 21 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (8.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (5.43%) DB2
11 12 (5.43%) PowerPivot
12 11 (4.98%) Data Mining
13 10 (4.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 10 (4.52%) Oracle ODI
13 10 (4.52%) RDBMS
14 7 (3.17%) OLAP
14 7 (3.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 35 (15.84%) Selenium
2 14 (6.33%) ERwin
3 12 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.98%) WebDriver
5 10 (4.52%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (4.07%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.07%) JIRA
6 9 (4.07%) NeoLoad
7 6 (2.71%) Appium
8 5 (2.26%) Hudson
9 4 (1.81%) Calabash
9 4 (1.81%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.81%) JMeter
10 3 (1.36%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 73 (33.03%) Finance
2 33 (14.93%) Banking
3 18 (8.14%) Marketing
4 17 (7.69%) Retail
5 14 (6.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.62%) Front Office
7 7 (3.17%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.71%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.26%) Automotive
9 5 (2.26%) Multimedia
9 5 (2.26%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.36%) Legal
11 2 (0.90%) Back Office
11 2 (0.90%) Local Government
12 1 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.45%) Law
12 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (49.32%) Analyst
2 53 (23.98%) Developer
3 36 (16.29%) Data Analyst
4 35 (15.84%) Test Analyst
5 22 (9.95%) Automation Test Analyst
6 21 (9.50%) QA Analyst
6 21 (9.50%) SQL Developer
7 20 (9.05%) Business Analyst
8 18 (8.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 18 (8.14%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (7.69%) Excel Developer
9 17 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
10 15 (6.79%) Data Business Analyst
10 15 (6.79%) SQL Server Developer
10 15 (6.79%) XML Developer
11 14 (6.33%) Architect
11 14 (6.33%) Data Architect
11 14 (6.33%) Quality Analyst
12 13 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
13 12 (5.43%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.00%) XML
2 26 (11.76%) Web Services
3 13 (5.88%) .NET
4 12 (5.43%) MDX
4 12 (5.43%) Middleware
5 11 (4.98%) XSD
6 10 (4.52%) XBRL
6 10 (4.52%) XSLT
7 9 (4.07%) J2EE
7 9 (4.07%) JSON
8 7 (3.17%) JMS
8 7 (3.17%) WS-I
9 6 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.26%) Swing
11 4 (1.81%) Gherkin
11 4 (1.81%) NumPy
11 4 (1.81%) SciPy
11 4 (1.81%) Visualforce
12 3 (1.36%) Drools
12 3 (1.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 12 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.43%) Fixed Income
5 10 (4.52%) Replication
6 9 (4.07%) Derivative
6 9 (4.07%) Equities
6 9 (4.07%) Reference Data
7 8 (3.62%) Data Integration
7 8 (3.62%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.62%) Statistics
7 8 (3.62%) Taxonomies
8 7 (3.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.17%) Data Extraction
8 7 (3.17%) Wiki
9 6 (2.71%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.81%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.81%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.60%) Unix
2 7 (3.17%) Linux
3 5 (2.26%) Android
3 5 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.90%) Solaris
4 2 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (100.00%) Validation
2 77 (34.84%) ETL
3 66 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (24.89%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (20.36%) Functional Testing
6 39 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 33 (14.93%) Software Testing
8 28 (12.67%) Data Management
9 25 (11.31%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (10.86%) Kimball Methodology
11 23 (10.41%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (9.05%) Data Migration
12 20 (9.05%) Migration
13 19 (8.60%) Data Architecture
14 18 (8.14%) Logical Data Model
14 18 (8.14%) Physical Data Model
14 18 (8.14%) Reverse Engineering
15 17 (7.69%) CRM
15 17 (7.69%) Integration Testing
15 17 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (53.85%) SQL
2 27 (12.22%) Java
3 18 (8.14%) VBA
4 16 (7.24%) C#
4 16 (7.24%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.43%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.98%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.17%) Python
7 7 (3.17%) VB
8 5 (2.26%) C++
8 5 (2.26%) Ruby
9 4 (1.81%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.81%) PHP
10 3 (1.36%) Perl
11 2 (0.90%) AWK
11 2 (0.90%) Korn
11 2 (0.90%) sed
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (7.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) CCA
3 2 (0.90%) CIPD
3 2 (0.90%) ISEB
3 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (25.34%) QA
2 31 (14.03%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.07%) SLA
4 5 (2.26%) HL7
5 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 61 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.17%) Oracle
3 16 (7.24%) Informatica
4 10 (4.52%) Talend
5 8 (3.62%) Cisco
5 8 (3.62%) Juniper
6 7 (3.17%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (3.17%) Sybase
7 6 (2.71%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.71%) Charles River
7 6 (2.71%) SAP
8 5 (2.26%) Tableau
9 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.36%) Civica
10 3 (1.36%) Northgate
10 3 (1.36%) Orchard
10 3 (1.36%) Sagent
11 2 (0.90%) Murex
11 2 (0.90%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.90%) VMware
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