The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 94 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 45 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.84% 1.47% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.94% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £39,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1968 1801 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.36% 75.74% 76.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1527 1820
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
East of England

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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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
Cambridge +18 45 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (25.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (24.39%) Mathematics
3 19 (23.17%) Degree
4 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.95%) Windows
4 18 (21.95%) Linux
4 18 (21.95%) Python
5 17 (20.73%) Firmware
6 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (19.51%) MySQL
7 15 (18.29%) Perl
7 15 (18.29%) Management Information System
8 14 (17.07%) PHP
8 14 (17.07%) MS Office
8 14 (17.07%) jQuery
9 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
9 13 (15.85%) Wireless
10 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (14.63%) DHCP
10 12 (14.63%) HTML
10 12 (14.63%) Java
10 12 (14.63%) OO
10 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
11 11 (13.41%) Test Scripting
11 11 (13.41%) NAS
11 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
11 11 (13.41%) Information Security
11 11 (13.41%) XML
11 11 (13.41%) C
11 11 (13.41%) DNS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
1 11 (13.41%) Apache
1 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (8.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (8.54%) Lync
4 4 (4.88%) nginx
4 4 (4.88%) Documentum
5 3 (3.66%) SAS
6 2 (2.44%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.10%) MS Project
4 1 (1.22%) Simulink
4 1 (1.22%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
1 13 (15.85%) Wireless
2 12 (14.63%) DHCP
3 11 (13.41%) DNS
3 11 (13.41%) LAN
3 11 (13.41%) NAS
4 6 (7.32%) Bluetooth
4 6 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.88%) SSL
6 3 (3.66%) 3G
6 3 (3.66%) 2G
7 2 (2.44%) TETRA
7 2 (2.44%) RNC
7 2 (2.44%) LTE
8 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.22%) 4G
8 1 (1.22%) IGMP
8 1 (1.22%) RTSP
8 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.88%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.88%) Data Mart
2 4 (4.88%) SQLite
3 1 (1.22%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Subversion
2 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.10%) Bugzilla
3 4 (4.88%) Xcode
3 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (25.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (10.98%) Electronics
3 8 (9.76%) Publishing
3 8 (9.76%) Finance
4 7 (8.54%) Aerospace
4 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Legal
5 4 (4.88%) Back Office
6 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.44%) Military
8 1 (1.22%) Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Test Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Systems Manager
4 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Head of Security
7 4 (4.88%) Cognos BI Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Head of IT Security
7 4 (4.88%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Business Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Head of IT
8 3 (3.66%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) jQuery
2 12 (14.63%) HTML
3 11 (13.41%) XML
4 10 (12.20%) Ajax
5 9 (10.98%) CSS
6 7 (8.54%) XHTML
6 7 (8.54%) Smarty
7 6 (7.32%) JSON
8 4 (4.88%) J2ME
8 4 (4.88%) Cocoa
8 4 (4.88%) J2EE
8 4 (4.88%) Cocoa Touch
8 4 (4.88%) UIKit
8 4 (4.88%) Android SDK
8 4 (4.88%) iOS SDK
9 3 (3.66%) HTML5
9 3 (3.66%) LAMP
10 2 (2.44%) SOAP
10 2 (2.44%) Web Services
10 2 (2.44%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Mathematics
2 17 (20.73%) Firmware
3 15 (18.29%) Management Information System
4 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (9.76%) Life Science
5 8 (9.76%) Open Source
6 5 (6.10%) PKI
7 4 (4.88%) Replication
7 4 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.66%) Statistics
9 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.44%) iPhone
9 2 (2.44%) Handset
9 2 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (2.44%) Xbox
9 2 (2.44%) Social Media
10 1 (1.22%) MPEG
10 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Linux
1 18 (21.95%) Windows
2 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.10%) Solaris
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.88%) Debian
5 4 (4.88%) Android
6 3 (3.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.63%) OO
2 11 (13.41%) Information Security
2 11 (13.41%) Test Scripting
2 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
3 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
3 8 (9.76%) ITIL
3 8 (9.76%) Project Management
3 8 (9.76%) OOP
3 8 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.54%) Scrum
4 7 (8.54%) Document Management
4 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
5 6 (7.32%) MVC
6 5 (6.10%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Quality Management
6 5 (6.10%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) Python
2 15 (18.29%) Perl
3 14 (17.07%) PHP
4 12 (14.63%) Java
5 11 (13.41%) C
6 9 (10.98%) C++
7 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.54%) PHP5
9 6 (7.32%) C#
9 6 (7.32%) SQL
9 6 (7.32%) Ruby
10 5 (6.10%) TTCN
11 4 (4.88%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.22%) Groovy
12 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.54%) MCITP
3 7 (8.54%) MCSA
4 5 (6.10%) CISSP
5 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) GCP
1 11 (13.41%) GMP
2 8 (9.76%) GxP
3 7 (8.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (8.54%) GAMP
4 6 (7.32%) QA
5 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (4.88%) GLP
5 4 (4.88%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.44%) CDISC
7 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.88%) Corosync
3 4 (4.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) CA
3 4 (4.88%) Cognos
4 3 (3.66%) Zend
4 3 (3.66%) SAP
5 2 (2.44%) SolidWorks
6 1 (1.22%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.22%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.22%) MKS
6 1 (1.22%) EMC
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
6 1 (1.22%) BMC
6 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
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