The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Validation
UK / England
Rank 778 818 831
Rank change year-on-year +40 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 41 109 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 86 57
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -18.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +23.07% -21.21%  

Data 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70215 84908 85531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.53% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58110 71025 69911
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in England

Data Validation
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Validation in England

Data Validation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Validation in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Validation in England

Data Validation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
London +31 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire +28 9 £45,000 +9.09%
East of England +22 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South East +41 2 £40,000 +29.03%
West Midlands +28 2 £24,500 +28.94%
North West -28 2 £21,000 +2.43% 2
South West - 2 £34,667 -
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 90 (100.00%) Validation
2 40 (44.44%) SQL
3 33 (36.67%) QA
4 30 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (28.89%) Analytics
6 22 (24.44%) Automated Testing
7 21 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (22.22%) Performance Testing
9 19 (21.11%) Degree
9 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
10 17 (18.89%) Data Quality
10 17 (18.89%) Manual Testing
11 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
11 16 (17.78%) Software Testing
11 16 (17.78%) Regression Testing
11 16 (17.78%) Defect Management
12 15 (16.67%) Finance
13 14 (15.56%) B2B
13 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 14 (15.56%) Data Analysis
13 14 (15.56%) Release Management
13 14 (15.56%) Mobile App
14 13 (14.44%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (14.44%) Web Analytics
14 13 (14.44%) RESTful
14 13 (14.44%) B2C
14 13 (14.44%) Project Management
15 11 (12.22%) SQL Server

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (4.44%) SAS
2 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.11%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) SPSS
2 4 (4.44%) Stata
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) WAN
2 5 (5.56%) BGP
2 5 (5.56%) OSPF
2 5 (5.56%) SNMP
3 3 (3.33%) MPLS
4 2 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.56%) Big Data
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (2.22%) Power BI
6 2 (2.22%) QlikView
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.11%) DB2
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Selenium
3 8 (8.89%) WebDriver
4 6 (6.67%) AppVeyor
4 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.33%) Appium
6 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.11%) ERwin
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 11 (12.22%) Tester
4 10 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) QA Leader
7 6 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Senior QA Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Systems Support
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) RESTful
2 7 (7.78%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) EDI
3 6 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (1.11%) COM
4 1 (1.11%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.11%) MDX
4 1 (1.11%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.11%) XBRL
4 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.56%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.67%) User Experience
6 5 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 5 (5.56%) Wiki
7 2 (2.22%) Fintech
7 2 (2.22%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.22%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.11%) NHS
8 1 (1.11%) PACS
8 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Validation
2 30 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.89%) Analytics
4 22 (24.44%) Automated Testing
5 20 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (18.89%) Manual Testing
8 16 (17.78%) Defect Management
8 16 (17.78%) Regression Testing
8 16 (17.78%) Software Testing
9 14 (15.56%) B2B
9 14 (15.56%) Data Analysis
9 14 (15.56%) Release Management
10 13 (14.44%) B2C
10 13 (14.44%) Mobile Application Development
10 13 (14.44%) Project Management
10 13 (14.44%) Web Analytics
11 10 (11.11%) Kanban
12 9 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) SQL
2 9 (10.00%) C#
3 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.78%) VBA
4 6 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (4.44%) MATLAB
5 4 (4.44%) R
6 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.89%) ISEB
4 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) CIMA
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (36.67%) QA
2 17 (18.89%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) GDPR
4 1 (1.11%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Cisco
3 5 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (5.56%) Juniper
3 5 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) Tableau
5 2 (2.22%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.22%) Informatica
5 2 (2.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) Actimize
6 1 (1.11%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) Marketo
6 1 (1.11%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Siebel
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.11%) Talend
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