The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 61 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.68% 1.68% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 2.15% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £46,500 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £29,250 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
Validation
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
458 419 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 76.97% 78.32% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 363 281 534
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Validation
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Validation Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) C
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Advertising
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Military
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) MathWorks
7 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 2 (11.11%) Simulink
7 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) Electronics
7 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Mathematics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Military
3 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 9 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Physics
2 2 (11.11%) Life Science
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) QMS
3 2 (11.11%) CAPA
3 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) MathWorks
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle