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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 122 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 15 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 0.89% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.07% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 32
Average salary £43,641 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,382 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1809 1784 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.56% 83.17% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1482 1714
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +8 15 £43,641 +3.90% 4
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (30.95%) Perl
5 12 (28.57%) Python
5 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
7 10 (23.81%) PhD
7 10 (23.81%) Unix
7 10 (23.81%) Biology
8 9 (21.43%) Data Validation
9 8 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (19.05%) Workflow
9 8 (19.05%) MS Access
9 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
9 8 (19.05%) VB
9 8 (19.05%) MS Office
9 8 (19.05%) SAP
9 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (19.05%) Visualforce
9 8 (19.05%) Process Improvement
9 8 (19.05%) Change Control
10 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 6 (14.29%) Informatics
11 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (14.29%) SQL
11 6 (14.29%) Analytics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (2.38%) CloudStack
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) SMTP
3 1 (2.38%) SNMP
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (19.05%) MS Access
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (9.52%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Database Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Database Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Principal Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Principal Data Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Mechanical Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Validation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Visualforce
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) CSS3
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) NumPy
4 1 (2.38%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.38%) SAML
4 1 (2.38%) scikit-learn
4 1 (2.38%) SciPy
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Biology
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.29%) Informatics
5 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
5 4 (9.52%) Health Informatics
5 4 (9.52%) Life Science
5 4 (9.52%) Physics
5 4 (9.52%) User Experience
6 3 (7.14%) Replication
6 3 (7.14%) Statistics
6 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.38%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.38%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Data Validation
4 8 (19.05%) Change Control
4 8 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 8 (19.05%) Workflow
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) DNA
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Machine Learning
8 2 (4.76%) OO
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Perl
2 12 (28.57%) Python
3 8 (19.05%) VB
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) R
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) PhD
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) GCP
2 1 (2.38%) GLP
2 1 (2.38%) GMP
2 1 (2.38%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
1 4 (9.52%) CFEngine
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (19.05%) SAP
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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