The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 237 224 205
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.019% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.022% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £24,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £24,000 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Data Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5441 4516 4214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.41% 83.61% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 3770 3491
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Data Validation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the West Midlands region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Validation
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the West Midlands region 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
(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
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (20.00%) Datazen
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Datazen
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle