The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 87 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 1.50% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.73% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 19
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £23,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
895 1275 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.02% 86.68% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 760 1083 1204
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 £31,684 £32,773 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Validation
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Validation Salary Trend in Cambridge

Validation
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Validation.

1 11 (50.00%) Java
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Workflow
6 6 (27.27%) C++
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Code Coverage
7 5 (22.73%) NUnit
7 5 (22.73%) Workflow Management
7 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (22.73%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 5 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Smoke Testing
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) 3G
1 3 (13.64%) 3GPP
1 3 (13.64%) GSM
1 3 (13.64%) LTE
1 3 (13.64%) WCDMA
2 2 (9.09%) 2G
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) 4G
3 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer in Test
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Graduate
3 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Graduate Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) RF Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) RF Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Salesforce Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
4 2 (9.09%) SAP CO Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior RF Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) CSS3
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Biology
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Code Coverage
3 5 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Smoke Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 5 (22.73%) User Stories
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ACCA
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) KVM
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Brocade
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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