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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 67 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.21% 1.67% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.93% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 12
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
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
373 467 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 77.55% 86.48% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 296 310 166
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Designer
1 6 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 6 (50.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 6 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GMP
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco