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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 56 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.34% 2.67% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 3.21% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 1
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
448 499 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.50% 83.17% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 398 393 279
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
1 6 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
1 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 5 (55.56%) Redis
2 5 (55.56%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (55.56%) JNDI
2 5 (55.56%) JMX
2 5 (55.56%) JAAS
2 5 (55.56%) IPv6
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) RIP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Redis
2 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IP Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (55.56%) JAAS
1 5 (55.56%) Java EE
1 5 (55.56%) JMS
1 5 (55.56%) JMX
1 5 (55.56%) JNDI
2 4 (44.44%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCDA
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) F5