Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 106 82
Rank change year-on-year -6 -24 +37
Permanent jobs citing Validation 19 28 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.14% 1.68% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.89% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 69
Milton Keynes median annual salary £49,000 £33,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.48% -23.26% +17.81%
10th Percentile £30,675 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £50,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +30.71% -2.78% -31.43%

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 1502 1484 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.32% 89.02% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 1296 1933
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.71% +5.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) ClearQuest
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Mercurial
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
4 3 (15.79%) Records Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) JSF
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (15.79%) SAS

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 3 (15.79%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) ClearQuest
1 4 (21.05%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Deployment Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Release Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) EJB
2 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) JDBC
2 3 (15.79%) JSF
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) EDI
4 1 (5.26%) IDoc
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) SAP ALE
4 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) Records Management
2 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) EAI
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) People Management
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (5.26%) Erlang
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (5.26%) CCVP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP