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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 101 100 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Validation 19 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.06% 1.15% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.48% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 10
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +50.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,750 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +1.21%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1393 1416 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.86% 77.63% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1073 1112 1443
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Validation
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Amersham +5 7 £57,500 -
High Wycombe - 6 £55,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -15 4 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) Logistics
5 8 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
5 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) MVC
5 8 (22.22%) .NET
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) C#
6 7 (19.44%) Legal
6 7 (19.44%) Military
6 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
7 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (16.67%) UNIX
7 6 (16.67%) Windows
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Financials

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.78%) JCAPS
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) 4G
2 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Extranet
2 1 (2.78%) 3G
2 1 (2.78%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
1 5 (13.89%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Military
2 7 (19.44%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Database Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Database Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Service Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (16.67%) Change Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Business Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.78%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
1 8 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Life Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Logistics
2 8 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) GAMP
2 1 (2.78%) GxP
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
3 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 5 (13.89%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.78%) Tumbleweed
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
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