Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 109 72
Rank change year-on-year -2 -37 +57
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 10 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.88% 0.61% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.68% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 76
Milton Keynes median annual salary £51,500 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.25% -6.43% -4.11%
10th Percentile £39,825 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,250 £61,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -33.33%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,436 1,468 2,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.31% 89.13% 88.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,275 1,698
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Validation in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Validation in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) EJB
3 5 (35.71%) JDBC
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) JSF
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) ClearQuest
5 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) ClearQuest
1 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Release Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
1 5 (35.71%) EJB
1 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) JDBC
1 5 (35.71%) JSF
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Spring
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Security
3 2 (14.29%) EAI
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) webMethods