The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 94 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 26 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.68% 2.00% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.22% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 42
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1434 1712 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.52% 90.11% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1489 1372
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Bristol

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Validation.

1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) UML
4 9 (21.43%) C
4 9 (21.43%) C++
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) MODAF
5 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
8 5 (11.90%) SysML
8 5 (11.90%) Requirements Management
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
8 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Contract Management
9 4 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Test Planning

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) 802.15
3 1 (2.38%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) LTE
3 1 (2.38%) MIMO
3 1 (2.38%) NFC
3 1 (2.38%) OFDM
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) IDOL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.76%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Electronics
4 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Developer
2 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Agile Tester
3 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
3 3 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Tester
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 3 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (4.76%) Ada Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Junior
4 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) Angular 2
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.52%) Economics
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) Physics
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.38%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) UML
2 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) MODAF
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Requirements Management
5 5 (11.90%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) SysML
6 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) Contract Management
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) SDLC
6 4 (9.52%) System Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) C
1 9 (21.43%) C++
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) VBA
4 3 (7.14%) Ada
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Tcl
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) ISEB
4 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
5 3 (7.14%) CEH
5 3 (7.14%) CISA
5 3 (7.14%) CISM
5 3 (7.14%) CISSP
5 3 (7.14%) GIAC
5 3 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (7.14%) SANS
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCDA
7 1 (2.38%) CCDP
7 1 (2.38%) HNC
7 1 (2.38%) HND
7 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.38%) JTAG
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) iManage
4 1 (2.38%) Agilent
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
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