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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 70 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.37% 1.50% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.90% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
514 525 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.00% 78.83% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 390 392 447
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Military
5 4 (26.67%) Billing
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Electronics
6 3 (20.00%) MathWorks
6 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (20.00%) Simulink
6 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (20.00%) Advertising
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) Physics
6 3 (20.00%) Life Science
6 3 (20.00%) QA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) Simulink
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Force.com
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Military
3 4 (26.67%) Billing
4 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Physics
2 3 (20.00%) Life Science
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) QMS
2 3 (20.00%) CAPA
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) MathWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com