The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 96 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Validation 29 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.60% 0.93% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.12% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 36
Average salary £42,500 £52,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +39.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1547 1338 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 85.19% 82.69% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1182 1121
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
South West

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Validation
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bristol

Validation
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Bristol

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
3 14 (30.43%) Selenium
3 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Testing
5 10 (21.74%) ISEB
5 10 (21.74%) V-Model
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
7 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
8 7 (15.22%) JUnit
9 6 (13.04%) HND
9 6 (13.04%) ETL
9 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (13.04%) Degree
9 6 (13.04%) TestNG
9 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
10 5 (10.87%) QA
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (10.87%) Data Validation
10 5 (10.87%) Informatica
10 5 (10.87%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (10.87%) DataStage
10 5 (10.87%) Cognos

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.35%) Mule
1 2 (4.35%) Confluence
1 2 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
1 1 (2.17%) 3G
1 1 (2.17%) 2G
1 1 (2.17%) 4G
1 1 (2.17%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.87%) DataStage
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) JUnit
3 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
3 6 (13.04%) TestNG
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) Checkstyle
5 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.52%) EasyMock
5 3 (6.52%) FindBugs
5 3 (6.52%) Mockito
5 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Hudson
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Test Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Test Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Test Leader
6 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Graduate Java Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Programme Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) JSF
2 3 (6.52%) EJB
2 3 (6.52%) CSS
2 3 (6.52%) JSP
2 3 (6.52%) Servlets
2 3 (6.52%) JSTL
2 3 (6.52%) Java EE
2 3 (6.52%) jQuery
2 3 (6.52%) JPA
2 3 (6.52%) ICEfaces
2 3 (6.52%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.35%) Castor
3 2 (4.35%) Dojo
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Axis
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) Ajax
3 2 (4.35%) Java SE
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) PDA
3 1 (2.17%) Human Factors
3 1 (2.17%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
3 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Testing
5 10 (21.74%) V-Model
6 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) ETL
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) Data Validation
8 5 (10.87%) ERP
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.70%) Test Management
10 3 (6.52%) ATDD
10 3 (6.52%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) ECMAScript
4 1 (2.17%) VB6
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ISEB
2 6 (13.04%) HND
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Cognos
1 5 (10.87%) Informatica
1 5 (10.87%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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