The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 72 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.44% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Validation
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
627 782 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.48% 87.08% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 538 703 776
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Intel
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware
3 2 (20.00%) QEMU
3 2 (20.00%) KVM
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Publishing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Validation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Validation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Publishing
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Process
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) V-Model
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (10.00%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) QEMU
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Intel
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
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Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Ireland, Bedfordshire
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago