The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 107 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 25 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 1.21% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.43% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 26
Average salary £35,000 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.57% +18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
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
1769 1883 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.21% 84.10% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1506 1459
Average salary £43,564 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Cambridge -5 16 £39,794 -25.61% 15
Peterborough +12 9 £35,000 +6.06%
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (45.65%) Bioinformatics
2 19 (41.30%) Degree
3 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (30.43%) PhD
4 14 (30.43%) Project Management
5 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 12 (26.09%) Linux
6 11 (23.91%) Python
6 11 (23.91%) Biology
7 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
7 9 (19.57%) Life Science
7 9 (19.57%) Data Validation
7 9 (19.57%) Unix
7 9 (19.57%) Process Improvement
7 9 (19.57%) Change Control
8 8 (17.39%) Visualforce
8 8 (17.39%) Windows
8 8 (17.39%) MS Office
8 8 (17.39%) MS Access
8 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
8 8 (17.39%) C#
8 8 (17.39%) C++
8 8 (17.39%) VB
8 8 (17.39%) Perl
8 8 (17.39%) SAP
8 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (17.39%) QA
8 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (17.39%) Workflow

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) SMTP
4 1 (2.17%) SNMP
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (17.39%) MS Access
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Analyst
1 7 (15.22%) Developer
2 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) QA Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Quality Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Programmer
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Statistician
5 2 (4.35%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Visualforce
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.52%) WinForms
4 3 (6.52%) WPF
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) HTML
6 1 (2.17%) NumPy
6 1 (2.17%) OpenCV
6 1 (2.17%) SAML
6 1 (2.17%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.17%) SciPy
6 1 (2.17%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Biology
3 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.57%) Life Science
4 6 (13.04%) Physics
5 5 (10.87%) Replication
5 5 (10.87%) Statistics
6 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.17%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.17%) Proteomics
7 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
3 8 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (30.43%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Change Control
3 9 (19.57%) Data Validation
3 9 (19.57%) Process Improvement
4 8 (17.39%) Workflow
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) DNA
7 5 (10.87%) OO
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.52%) CAPA
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Facilities Management
9 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.52%) QMS
9 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) C#
2 8 (17.39%) C++
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) VB
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.70%) R
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) PhD
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) GMP
3 3 (6.52%) GCP
3 3 (6.52%) GLP
3 3 (6.52%) GxP
4 2 (4.35%) GAMP
5 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Ansible
1 4 (8.70%) CFEngine
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (17.39%) SAP
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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