Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 381 353
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28 +34
Permanent jobs citing Validation 667 666 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.90% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 519 511 598
London median annual salary £57,770 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.47% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,400 £35,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £87,750 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 66794 74218 79394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.11% 90.34% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52836 63972 66505
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in London

Validation
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Validation in London

Validation
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in London

Validation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +92 139 £59,500 +8.18% 10
Canary Wharf -7 5 £70,000 -8.20%
Hackney - 5 - -
Bromley -3 3 £45,000 +69.81%
Mayfair - 3 £100,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £33,500 - 1
Westminster - 2 £38,750 -
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
West End of London +4 1 £28,500 -67.89% 1
Hammersmith -43 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Romford - 1 £35,000 -
Feltham - 1 £40,000 -
Hayes - 1 £72,500 -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
Validation
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for Validation.

1 227 (34.03%) Finance
2 198 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (19.79%) SQL
4 124 (18.59%) Java
5 118 (17.69%) Degree
6 113 (16.94%) Project Management
7 105 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
8 103 (15.44%) Microsoft
9 98 (14.69%) QA
10 97 (14.54%) Python
11 89 (13.34%) Test Automation
12 88 (13.19%) Scrum
13 82 (12.29%) Analytics
14 75 (11.24%) SDLC
15 74 (11.09%) Web Services
15 74 (11.09%) CRM
16 73 (10.94%) SQL Server
16 73 (10.94%) Business Analysis
16 73 (10.94%) Selenium
17 72 (10.79%) Computer Science
18 70 (10.49%) Oracle
19 66 (9.90%) Linux
19 66 (9.90%) User Experience
20 62 (9.30%) DevOps
21 60 (9.00%) Marketing
22 58 (8.70%) Banking
22 58 (8.70%) Data Management
23 56 (8.40%) Salesforce.com
24 55 (8.25%) Software Engineering
25 53 (7.95%) TDD

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 49 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.65%) CMS
3 29 (4.35%) Apache
4 27 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.00%) IIS
5 20 (3.00%) SAS
6 18 (2.70%) JBoss
7 17 (2.55%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.10%) Apache Geronimo
8 14 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 14 (2.10%) WildFly
9 13 (1.95%) Documentum
10 12 (1.80%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (1.20%) Apache Spark
14 7 (1.05%) Confluence
15 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.50%) SPSS
5 9 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.30%) Windchill
8 1 (0.15%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.35%) Northgate Housing
3 6 (0.90%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.90%) Endur
3 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.60%) Orchard Housing
5 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.15%) Kondor
7 1 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.15%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (6.00%) SaaS
3 18 (2.70%) IaaS
4 17 (2.55%) PaaS
5 16 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.50%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.35%) GitHub
8 8 (1.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 7 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.90%) Force.com
10 6 (0.90%) Office 365
11 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.60%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.00%) Firewall
2 24 (3.60%) DNS
3 23 (3.45%) LAN
4 20 (3.00%) WAN
5 17 (2.55%) DHCP
6 16 (2.40%) HTTP
7 15 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (1.80%) Wireless
9 10 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.50%) Intranet
9 10 (1.50%) Network Security
9 10 (1.50%) SMTP
9 10 (1.50%) SSL
10 9 (1.35%) IPsec
11 8 (1.20%) HTTPS
11 8 (1.20%) VoIP
12 7 (1.05%) FTP
12 7 (1.05%) OSPF
12 7 (1.05%) SAN
12 7 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.30%) MySQL
3 38 (5.70%) Big Data
4 34 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (3.30%) Hadoop
8 21 (3.15%) QlikView
9 17 (2.55%) Data Mining
10 16 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.80%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.65%) InterSystems Cache
14 9 (1.35%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.35%) OLAP
14 9 (1.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 73 (10.94%) Selenium
2 43 (6.45%) Maven
3 39 (5.85%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.85%) JIRA
4 35 (5.25%) Jenkins
5 31 (4.65%) Ant
6 29 (4.35%) Appium
7 22 (3.30%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.85%) JUnit
8 19 (2.85%) TestNG
9 14 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.80%) Subversion
11 9 (1.35%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.05%) JMeter
13 6 (0.90%) Metasploit
13 6 (0.90%) PhantomJS
13 6 (0.90%) Zephyr
14 5 (0.75%) Gradle
14 5 (0.75%) Spock
General
1 227 (34.03%) Finance
2 60 (9.00%) Marketing
3 58 (8.70%) Banking
4 43 (6.45%) Legal
5 37 (5.55%) Retail
6 29 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 27 (4.05%) Back Office
8 26 (3.90%) Front Office
9 23 (3.45%) Financial Institution
9 23 (3.45%) Investment Banking
10 20 (3.00%) Advertising
11 10 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.50%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.20%) Publishing
13 7 (1.05%) Law
14 6 (0.90%) French Language
15 5 (0.75%) Military
16 4 (0.60%) Billing
16 4 (0.60%) German Language
17 3 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 150 (22.49%) Analyst
2 112 (16.79%) Developer
3 66 (9.90%) Architect
4 46 (6.90%) Consultant
5 45 (6.75%) Business Analyst
6 39 (5.85%) QA Engineer
7 28 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (4.05%) Hybris Developer
9 22 (3.30%) Java Engineer
10 20 (3.00%) Data Analyst
10 20 (3.00%) Quantitative Developer
11 19 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (2.70%) Data Scientist
12 18 (2.70%) Qualitative Analyst
12 18 (2.70%) Quantitative Analyst
12 18 (2.70%) Support Analyst
12 18 (2.70%) Test Analyst
13 16 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (2.40%) Senior Manager
13 16 (2.40%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (11.09%) Web Services
2 53 (7.95%) REST
3 50 (7.50%) Spring
4 48 (7.20%) SOAP
5 46 (6.90%) J2EE
6 39 (5.85%) .NET
6 39 (5.85%) HTML
7 37 (5.55%) XML
8 35 (5.25%) CSS
9 31 (4.65%) Struts
10 30 (4.50%) OSGi
11 27 (4.05%) JSTL
12 25 (3.75%) Hibernate
13 24 (3.60%) JSON
14 20 (3.00%) Middleware
15 17 (2.55%) RESTful
16 15 (2.25%) AngularJS
16 15 (2.25%) Gherkin
16 15 (2.25%) jQuery
17 13 (1.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 105 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (10.79%) Computer Science
3 66 (9.90%) User Experience
4 49 (7.35%) Data Centre
5 46 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 45 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
7 42 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (5.55%) Mobile App
9 35 (5.25%) Fintech
10 31 (4.65%) Virtual Team
11 22 (3.30%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.95%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.65%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.50%) Derivative
14 10 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.50%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.20%) Social Media
15 8 (1.20%) Wiki
16 6 (0.90%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.90%) Linux
2 44 (6.60%) Unix
3 42 (6.30%) Windows
4 13 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.35%) Android
8 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.45%) AIX
11 3 (0.45%) CentOS
11 3 (0.45%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.30%) zOS
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Solaris
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (16.94%) Project Management
3 89 (13.34%) Test Automation
4 88 (13.19%) Scrum
5 82 (12.29%) Analytics
6 75 (11.24%) SDLC
7 74 (11.09%) CRM
8 73 (10.94%) Business Analysis
9 62 (9.30%) DevOps
10 58 (8.70%) Data Management
11 55 (8.25%) Software Engineering
12 53 (7.95%) TDD
13 52 (7.80%) UML
14 51 (7.65%) Open Source
15 50 (7.50%) OO
15 50 (7.50%) Risk Management
16 47 (7.05%) E-Commerce
16 47 (7.05%) Test Strategy
17 45 (6.75%) Mathematics
18 44 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (19.79%) SQL
2 124 (18.59%) Java
3 97 (14.54%) Python
4 49 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 48 (7.20%) C#
6 37 (5.55%) C++
7 31 (4.65%) R
8 26 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.40%) C
10 13 (1.95%) PHP
10 13 (1.95%) Ruby
11 12 (1.80%) Apex Code
12 11 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.50%) Perl
13 10 (1.50%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.35%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.20%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.05%) SOQL
17 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 118 (17.69%) Degree
2 33 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (3.75%) Master's Degree
5 21 (3.15%) PhD
6 19 (2.85%) ISEB
7 15 (2.25%) CCNP
7 15 (2.25%) ISTQB
8 13 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.80%) CCIE
9 12 (1.80%) MCSE
10 9 (1.35%) CISA
10 9 (1.35%) CISSP
10 9 (1.35%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.20%) CISM
12 5 (0.75%) CCDP
12 5 (0.75%) CCNA
12 5 (0.75%) MBA
12 5 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (14.69%) QA
2 35 (5.25%) SLA
3 30 (4.50%) Data Quality
3 30 (4.50%) MiFID
4 18 (2.70%) PMO
5 16 (2.40%) EMIR
6 14 (2.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 13 (1.95%) Disclosure Scotland
8 11 (1.65%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.90%) GDPR
9 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.60%) COBIT
10 4 (0.60%) IFRS
10 4 (0.60%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.45%) Basel III
11 3 (0.45%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.45%) SEPA
12 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 29 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.05%) Docker
5 6 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.45%) HDFS
7 3 (0.45%) iptables
7 3 (0.45%) KVM
8 2 (0.30%) RACF
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 42 (6.30%) Puppet
2 18 (2.70%) Ansible
3 14 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.50%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.90%) Nessus
6 5 (0.75%) SCCM
6 5 (0.75%) SCOM
7 4 (0.60%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.60%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.45%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.45%) Nagios
8 3 (0.45%) Nmap
8 3 (0.45%) Salt
8 3 (0.45%) SELinux
8 3 (0.45%) TADDM
8 3 (0.45%) vRealize
8 3 (0.45%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.30%) Oozie
9 2 (0.30%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 103 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 70 (10.49%) Oracle
3 56 (8.40%) Salesforce.com
4 38 (5.70%) Cisco
5 29 (4.35%) hybris
5 29 (4.35%) VMware
6 27 (4.05%) Tableau
7 22 (3.30%) Juniper
8 19 (2.85%) EMC
9 15 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 15 (2.25%) Google
9 15 (2.25%) Pega
10 13 (1.95%) Adobe
10 13 (1.95%) Palo Alto
10 13 (1.95%) SAP
11 11 (1.65%) F5
11 11 (1.65%) IBM
12 10 (1.50%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.50%) Riverbed
12 10 (1.50%) Splunk
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + shares, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Anaplan Ltd
Salary: Bonus, Equity, Pension, 30days holiday, Flexi working, and many more
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + shares + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: pension, travel expenses, annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SJB Technical Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thales
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: Up to £71,500
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 per annum + BUPA care, pension scheme, staff discounts
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 25 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago