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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South East / Berkshire
Rank 139 194 117
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -77
Permanent jobs citing Validation 43 34 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 0.67% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.77% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 64
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
2995 4395 4731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.62% 86.40% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 3569 3458
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +50 19 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Bracknell +17 13 £22,000 - 1
Windsor - 4 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £46,250 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £25,000 -64.28%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 51 (41.80%) Project Management
2 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.97%) Oracle
4 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
5 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
5 32 (26.23%) Cisco
6 31 (25.41%) Windows
6 31 (25.41%) VMware
7 30 (24.59%) IIS
7 30 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (22.95%) Presales
9 26 (21.31%) Hyper-V
10 24 (19.67%) Oracle Database
11 23 (18.85%) Juniper
12 22 (18.03%) SQL
12 22 (18.03%) SOA
12 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
13 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
15 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (15.57%) B2B
15 19 (15.57%) Finance
16 18 (14.75%) Java
17 17 (13.93%) Service Delivery
17 17 (13.93%) Firewall
17 17 (13.93%) Document Management
17 17 (13.93%) System Testing
17 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
17 17 (13.93%) SIEM
18 16 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 30 (24.59%) IIS
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.92%) CMS
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (4.10%) JBoss
6 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.84%) MS Office
3 9 (7.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.64%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.93%) Firewall
2 12 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (9.02%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (9.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (9.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (7.38%) DHCP
4 9 (7.38%) DNS
4 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.10%) WebEx
6 4 (3.28%) SSL
7 1 (0.82%) GSM
7 1 (0.82%) LTE
7 1 (0.82%) MPLS
7 1 (0.82%) Network Security
7 1 (0.82%) SDH
7 1 (0.82%) Wireless
7 1 (0.82%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.67%) Oracle Database
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.46%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.64%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.82%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) MS Access
9 1 (0.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Git (software)
1 11 (9.02%) Subversion
2 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.28%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (15.57%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.48%) German Language
4 6 (4.92%) Arabic Language
5 5 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Developer
2 25 (20.49%) Consultant
3 23 (18.85%) Analyst
4 22 (18.03%) Implementation Consultant
5 12 (9.84%) Architect
5 12 (9.84%) Network Engineer
6 11 (9.02%) Cisco Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) Project Engineer
6 11 (9.02%) SIEM Analyst
7 10 (8.20%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.74%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Technical Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Solutions Consultant
10 6 (4.92%) Virtualisation Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) JSON
2 7 (5.74%) Backbone.js
2 7 (5.74%) CSS
2 7 (5.74%) CSS3
2 7 (5.74%) DOM
2 7 (5.74%) Handlebars
2 7 (5.74%) HTML
2 7 (5.74%) HTML5
2 7 (5.74%) jQuery
2 7 (5.74%) Node.js
2 7 (5.74%) Sass
2 7 (5.74%) Web Services
2 7 (5.74%) XSLT
3 6 (4.92%) Java EE
3 6 (4.92%) LESS
3 6 (4.92%) Middleware
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (4.10%) SOAP
5 4 (3.28%) XML
5 4 (3.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Life Science
2 9 (7.38%) Clustering
2 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.74%) User Experience
4 6 (4.92%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.92%) Replication
5 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) PKI
6 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.41%) Windows
2 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.38%) Linux
4 9 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.80%) Project Management
2 28 (22.95%) Presales
3 22 (18.03%) SOA
4 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
6 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.57%) B2B
7 17 (13.93%) Document Management
7 17 (13.93%) Service Delivery
7 17 (13.93%) SIEM
7 17 (13.93%) System Testing
8 15 (12.30%) Change Control
8 15 (12.30%) ERP
8 15 (12.30%) Integration Testing
8 15 (12.30%) PLM
8 15 (12.30%) TDD
9 14 (11.48%) Load Balancing
10 13 (10.66%) B2B Sales
11 12 (9.84%) Logistics
11 12 (9.84%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.03%) SQL
2 18 (14.75%) Java
3 9 (7.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.74%) XPath
5 4 (3.28%) XQuery
6 3 (2.46%) VBA
7 2 (1.64%) C
8 1 (0.82%) ABAP
8 1 (0.82%) C#
8 1 (0.82%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.82%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.11%) DV Cleared
2 16 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.66%) Degree
4 12 (9.84%) CCNP
4 12 (9.84%) CEH
4 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.84%) CISSP
4 12 (9.84%) SANS
5 11 (9.02%) JNCIA
6 9 (7.38%) MCITP
6 9 (7.38%) MCSE
6 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (7.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.82%) CCNA
8 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) GAMP
2 6 (4.92%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) CDISC
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (21.31%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.38%) Terminal Services
4 9 (7.38%) vCloud
4 9 (7.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (7.38%) vSphere
5 5 (4.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Endace
2 9 (7.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.97%) Oracle
3 32 (26.23%) Cisco
4 31 (25.41%) VMware
5 23 (18.85%) Juniper
6 13 (10.66%) HP
7 12 (9.84%) Fujitsu
7 12 (9.84%) LogRhythm
8 11 (9.02%) F5
9 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
9 9 (7.38%) Veritas
10 4 (3.28%) Informatica
11 2 (1.64%) EMC
11 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.64%) SAP
12 1 (0.82%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.82%) Marketo
12 1 (0.82%) SevOne
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