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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Validation
Rank 792 806 803
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 98 127 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 85 72
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,400 £65,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -45.83%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 95 £45,000 +12.50% 21
London +10 44 £67,500 +48.35% 10
South East +10 31 £42,500 +32.81% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hampshire - 9 £42,500 - 2
Andover - 9 £42,500 - 1
East of England +19 8 £46,250 +15.62%
South West -13 8 £35,000 - 2
City of London +22 7 £43,750 +44.62% 6
Berkshire +1 7 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 7 £35,000 -
Salisbury - 7 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 6 - -
Reading - 6 - -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £46,250 -11.90%
Watford +5 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Amersham - 4 - -
Scotland +20 3 £32,000 -27.27% 1
Edinburgh +16 3 £32,000 -27.27% 1
Milton Keynes -9 3 £40,000 +15.56%
North West +16 2 £22,000 - 2
Surrey -4 2 £30,500 -3.17%
Suffolk - 2 £32,500 -
Kent +13 1 - -
Manchester +9 1 £22,000 - 2
Bristol -2 1 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -31 1 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £24,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Validation
2 114 (58.46%) SQL
3 77 (39.49%) Data Warehouse
4 72 (36.92%) Finance
5 63 (32.31%) ETL
6 61 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
7 54 (27.69%) Oracle
8 51 (26.15%) SQL Server
9 49 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (24.62%) Microsoft
11 47 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (23.08%) Data Modelling
13 43 (22.05%) Migration
14 42 (21.54%) MS Excel
15 40 (20.51%) Data Management
15 40 (20.51%) Data Migration
16 36 (18.46%) QA
17 34 (17.44%) Business Objects
18 32 (16.41%) Data Analysis
19 31 (15.90%) C#
20 30 (15.38%) T-SQL
20 30 (15.38%) .NET
20 30 (15.38%) Change Management
21 29 (14.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 29 (14.87%) Data Cleansing
22 28 (14.36%) HTML
23 26 (13.33%) XML
23 26 (13.33%) Relational Database
24 25 (12.82%) Analytics
24 25 (12.82%) Informatica

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (6.15%) PowerExchange
2 11 (5.64%) SAS
3 7 (3.59%) Confluence
3 7 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (4.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.51%) SPSS
4 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.51%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Agresso
1 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.69%) SaaS
2 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.54%) Force.com
3 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) LAN
1 7 (3.59%) WAN
1 7 (3.59%) SAN
2 2 (1.03%) RTP
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.49%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (26.15%) SQL Server
3 29 (14.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 24 (12.31%) DB2
6 17 (8.72%) RDBMS
6 17 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (8.72%) Oracle ODI
7 15 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
7 15 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (7.18%) Data Mart
8 14 (7.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 12 (6.15%) Data Mining
9 12 (6.15%) QlikView
9 12 (6.15%) MySQL
10 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (4.62%) SSDT
11 9 (4.62%) BusinessObjects XI
12 7 (3.59%) MS Access
13 6 (3.08%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 22 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (7.18%) ERwin
2 14 (7.18%) LSMW
3 13 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (4.10%) FitNesse
6 8 (4.10%) JIRA
6 8 (4.10%) Rational Functional Tester
7 7 (3.59%) Selenium
7 7 (3.59%) JUnit
7 7 (3.59%) Subversion
8 6 (3.08%) Toad
9 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.51%) ProC
9 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (36.92%) Finance
2 25 (12.82%) Marketing
3 20 (10.26%) Retail
4 15 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 14 (7.18%) Games
5 14 (7.18%) Banking
6 11 (5.64%) German Language
6 11 (5.64%) Swedish Language
7 8 (4.10%) Norwegian Language
7 8 (4.10%) Danish Language
8 5 (2.56%) Legal
9 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.54%) Advertising
10 3 (1.54%) French Language
11 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Automotive
11 2 (1.03%) Law
11 2 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (29.23%) Analyst
2 44 (22.56%) Developer
3 20 (10.26%) Data Analyst
4 19 (9.74%) Consultant
5 15 (7.69%) Data Consultant
6 14 (7.18%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 14 (7.18%) Data Migration Consultant
6 14 (7.18%) Data Architect
6 14 (7.18%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.18%) Architect
6 14 (7.18%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (7.18%) Migration Consultant
6 14 (7.18%) SAP Data Consultant
7 13 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.62%) Data Manager
9 8 (4.10%) Test Engineer
10 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.59%) Lead Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.38%) .NET
2 28 (14.36%) HTML
3 26 (13.33%) XML
4 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
5 20 (10.26%) CSS
6 19 (9.74%) Velocity
7 14 (7.18%) JSON
8 13 (6.67%) WinForms
8 13 (6.67%) HTML5
8 13 (6.67%) CSS3
9 11 (5.64%) XBRL
10 8 (4.10%) JSP
10 8 (4.10%) WCF
10 8 (4.10%) LINQ
11 7 (3.59%) jQuery
11 7 (3.59%) XSD
11 7 (3.59%) Spring
11 7 (3.59%) Ajax
11 7 (3.59%) Spring MVC
12 6 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.21%) Data Integration
3 15 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.18%) Replication
5 7 (3.59%) iPad
6 6 (3.08%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.08%) Taxonomies
7 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.54%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.54%) NHS
9 2 (1.03%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.51%) Open Source
10 1 (0.51%) Social Media
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Life Science
10 1 (0.51%) GIS
10 1 (0.51%) Derivative
10 1 (0.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.74%) UNIX
2 13 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) Android
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) Validation
2 63 (32.31%) ETL
3 61 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 43 (22.05%) Migration
7 40 (20.51%) Data Management
7 40 (20.51%) Data Migration
8 32 (16.41%) Data Analysis
9 30 (15.38%) Change Management
10 29 (14.87%) Data Cleansing
11 25 (12.82%) Project Management
11 25 (12.82%) Analytics
12 24 (12.31%) Mentoring
12 24 (12.31%) Data Architecture
13 19 (9.74%) B2B
14 18 (9.23%) CRM
15 17 (8.72%) Business Development
15 17 (8.72%) Coaching
16 16 (8.21%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 114 (58.46%) SQL
2 31 (15.90%) C#
3 30 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 21 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.18%) Java
5 14 (7.18%) ABAP
6 13 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.10%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.59%) C
9 6 (3.08%) C++
10 5 (2.56%) R
11 2 (1.03%) VB
11 2 (1.03%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) Lisp
12 1 (0.51%) Pascal
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.51%) VBA
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (11.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.18%) SAP Certification
3 13 (6.67%) Degree
4 9 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.62%) ISEB
4 9 (4.62%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.03%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.46%) QA
2 8 (4.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) SCCM
2 3 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 54 (27.69%) Oracle
2 48 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.44%) Business Objects
4 25 (12.82%) Informatica
5 17 (8.72%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (8.21%) SAP
7 11 (5.64%) hybris
7 11 (5.64%) Talend
8 9 (4.62%) Cognos
8 9 (4.62%) Sagent
9 7 (3.59%) Lotus
9 7 (3.59%) Cisco
9 7 (3.59%) HP
9 7 (3.59%) Citrix
10 4 (2.05%) Google
11 2 (1.03%) DataFlux
11 2 (1.03%) Actimize
11 2 (1.03%) Trillium
12 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
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