The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 144 165 142
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Validation 69 47 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.56% 0.94% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.11% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 53
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3905 4222 4468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.19% 84.51% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3122 3051
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Berkshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Validation
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 32 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Maidenhead -2 13 £57,500 -2.12%
Wokingham - 9 £60,000 -
Bracknell -4 3 - -
Slough +15 1 £100,000 +233.33% 1
Newbury +2 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 37 (35.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
3 25 (24.27%) Finance
4 24 (23.30%) VMware
4 24 (23.30%) Project Management
5 23 (22.33%) Cisco
6 20 (19.42%) Linux
6 20 (19.42%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (18.45%) Windows Server
8 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (17.48%) Telecoms
9 17 (16.50%) DV Cleared
9 17 (16.50%) Hyper-V
9 17 (16.50%) Waterfall
10 15 (14.56%) QA
10 15 (14.56%) Oracle
10 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
10 15 (14.56%) Firewall
11 14 (13.59%) EMC
11 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
11 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
11 14 (13.59%) jQuery
11 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (13.59%) Data Centre
12 13 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (12.62%) Degree
12 13 (12.62%) Cisco Certification

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (9.71%) IIS
2 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.85%) CMS
4 4 (3.88%) JBoss
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.62%) MS Office
3 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.94%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) IaaS
2 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Firewall
2 12 (11.65%) Internet
2 12 (11.65%) Network Security
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.77%) 4G
5 7 (6.80%) 3G
6 6 (5.83%) Broadband
6 6 (5.83%) DNS
6 6 (5.83%) LTE
6 6 (5.83%) WebEx
7 5 (4.85%) DHCP
7 5 (4.85%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (2.91%) DMZ
8 3 (2.91%) LAN
8 3 (2.91%) SSL
8 3 (2.91%) TACACS
8 3 (2.91%) WAN
8 3 (2.91%) Wireless
9 2 (1.94%) X.500
9 2 (1.94%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.85%) JIRA
2 5 (4.85%) Subversion
3 4 (3.88%) Selenium
4 3 (2.91%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.94%) JMeter
5 2 (1.94%) MSTest
5 2 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.94%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Law
6 3 (2.91%) Back Office
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
6 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.94%) Arabic Language
7 2 (1.94%) Electronics
7 2 (1.94%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (13.59%) Analyst
1 14 (13.59%) Developer
2 11 (10.68%) Support Specialist
3 10 (9.71%) Network Engineer
4 9 (8.74%) Architect
4 9 (8.74%) Vendor Manager
5 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 8 (7.77%) Network Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Security Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) VMware Specialist
6 7 (6.80%) Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.59%) jQuery
2 13 (12.62%) HTML
3 12 (11.65%) .NET
3 12 (11.65%) CSS
4 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
4 9 (8.74%) HTML5
5 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.80%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.85%) JSON
6 5 (4.85%) SOAP
7 3 (2.91%) Ajax
7 3 (2.91%) Java EE
7 3 (2.91%) OAuth
7 3 (2.91%) Play Framework
7 3 (2.91%) Regular Expression
7 3 (2.91%) RESTful
7 3 (2.91%) SAML
7 3 (2.91%) Spring
8 2 (1.94%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.59%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.80%) PKI
5 6 (5.83%) Clustering
6 5 (4.85%) RIA
6 5 (4.85%) Smartphone
7 4 (3.88%) Life Science
8 3 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.94%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.97%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.16%) Windows
2 20 (19.42%) Linux
3 19 (18.45%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.77%) AIX
7 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.94%) Unix
9 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) Project Management
2 17 (16.50%) Waterfall
3 13 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.68%) Change Management
6 10 (9.71%) Integration Testing
6 10 (9.71%) ITIL
6 10 (9.71%) SOA
6 10 (9.71%) TDD
7 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
7 9 (8.74%) Load Balancing
7 9 (8.74%) Network Management
7 9 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.74%) V-Model
8 8 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (7.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.65%) SQL
3 9 (8.74%) C#
4 7 (6.80%) TypeScript
5 5 (4.85%) VB
6 4 (3.88%) Java
7 3 (2.91%) Perl
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.91%) Python
8 2 (1.94%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) R
8 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.94%) XPath
9 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.50%) DV Cleared
3 13 (12.62%) CCNA
3 13 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.62%) Degree
4 9 (8.74%) CCNP
5 8 (7.77%) CEH
5 8 (7.77%) CISSP
5 8 (7.77%) SANS
6 6 (5.83%) MCSE
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.85%) MCITP
7 5 (4.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.88%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.91%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.94%) CITP
11 1 (0.97%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.97%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.56%) QA
2 9 (8.74%) GAMP
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.97%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.97%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.50%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.85%) vCloud
4 5 (4.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.85%) vSphere
5 4 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (7.77%) SCCM
1 8 (7.77%) SCOM
1 8 (7.77%) WSUS
2 5 (4.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.94%) Endace
5 1 (0.97%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.30%) VMware
3 23 (22.33%) Cisco
4 15 (14.56%) Oracle
5 14 (13.59%) EMC
6 11 (10.68%) Citrix
7 10 (9.71%) Juniper
8 7 (6.80%) HP
9 6 (5.83%) IBM
9 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.83%) SevOne
10 5 (4.85%) F5
10 5 (4.85%) Veritas
11 3 (2.91%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.91%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.94%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.94%) Empirix
12 2 (1.94%) Velocent
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago