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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 94 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 29 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.72% 1.52% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.78% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 16
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1500 1632 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.18% 85.53% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1428 1397
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Bristol

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 19 (36.54%) C
3 19 (36.54%) UML
4 18 (34.62%) Finance
5 15 (28.85%) Requirements Engineering
6 13 (25.00%) C++
7 12 (23.08%) Java
7 12 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (21.15%) Degree
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
9 10 (19.23%) Eclipse
10 9 (17.31%) Electronics
10 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
10 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
10 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
10 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
10 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.38%) Big Data
11 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
11 8 (15.38%) Information Assurance
11 8 (15.38%) SysML
11 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
11 8 (15.38%) Information Security
11 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
12 7 (13.46%) SSL
12 7 (13.46%) JUnit
12 7 (13.46%) JBehave
13 6 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
13 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis

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 (5.77%) PowerExchange
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SSL
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 7 (13.46%) JBehave
3 7 (13.46%) JUnit
4 6 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) ProC
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Electronics
2 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.77%) Military
6 2 (3.85%) Advertising
6 2 (3.85%) Automotive
7 1 (1.92%) Law
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Test Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Information Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Security Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Information Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Information Systems Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Governance Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) CESG
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
3 2 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 19 (36.54%) UML
3 15 (28.85%) Requirements Engineering
4 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 8 (15.38%) Information Security
5 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 8 (15.38%) SysML
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) Data Validation
9 3 (5.77%) ETL
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C
2 13 (25.00%) C++
3 12 (23.08%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Ada
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.77%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCDA
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ARP4754
2 1 (1.92%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Informatica
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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