Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Data Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Validation over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Validation
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 180 202
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.062% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.068% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 -
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +56.25% +0.79%

Data Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3542 2932 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.76% 90.86% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2486 2964
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Data Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in Bristol

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Data Validation in Bristol

Data Validation
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Validation in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Validation in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) VBScript
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management

Data Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) TestRail
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Database Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) API Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore