Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 116 84
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Validation 13 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% 0.88% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.94% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 38
Milton Keynes median annual salary £51,200 £35,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.23% +4.41% -24.44%
10th Percentile £26,350 £23,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £55,625 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £51,200 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +39.32% +5.00% -22.22%

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 1,505 1,591 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 93.89% 93.81% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 1,205 1,318
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,150 £66,000 £63,225
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Validation in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) SAS
5 2 (15.38%) SMS
5 2 (15.38%) Unisys
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) HND
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) LINC
5 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop

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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Base SAS
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
3 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) LINC
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) ACCA
3 1 (7.69%) CIMA
3 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) GPFS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Unisys
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle