The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 49 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.84% 3.38% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 4.05% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 6
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
280 444 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 78.21% 83.46% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 225 262 200
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Validation
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bracknell

Validation
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) CCTV
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Project Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CCTV
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco