The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - 19 29
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 4.69% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.83% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 170 103 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.47% 80.47% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 137 101 113
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Canary Wharf

Validation
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Validation in Canary Wharf

Validation
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (100.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle