The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 115 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.19% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.22% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 22
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Validation
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1465 1823 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.78% 86.44% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1605 1594
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 £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 12 £53,750 +65.38% 3
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) User Stories
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (29.63%) HTML5
6 8 (29.63%) High Availability
6 8 (29.63%) CSS3
6 8 (29.63%) Mercurial
6 8 (29.63%) Logistics
6 8 (29.63%) Release Management
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
6 8 (29.63%) Algorithms
6 8 (29.63%) MySQL
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 8 (29.63%) OO
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 8 (29.63%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Spring
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Electronics
9 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.70%) 4G
1 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.70%) GSM
1 1 (3.70%) LTE
1 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (3.70%) WCDMA
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Mercurial
2 5 (18.52%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Graduate
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Developer in Test
4 5 (18.52%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering Graduate
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Mechanical Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Validation Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test and Validation Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) CSS3
2 8 (29.63%) HTML5
2 8 (29.63%) jQuery
2 8 (29.63%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Algorithms
1 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Biology
3 1 (3.70%) Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
4 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 8 (29.63%) Logistics
4 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) OO
4 8 (29.63%) OOP
4 8 (29.63%) Release Management
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Code Coverage
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) C
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO26262
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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