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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 109 84 109
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Permanent jobs citing Validation 28 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.15% 2.17% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.76% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 32
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £89,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1993 1775 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.55% 78.51% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1510 1976
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
(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 25 £42,500 -45.16% 5
Huntingdon -11 1 - -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (32.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (26.56%) Java
3 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 15 (23.44%) Windows
5 13 (20.31%) Finance
5 13 (20.31%) Linux
6 12 (18.75%) Manufacturing
6 12 (18.75%) Project Management
6 12 (18.75%) Degree
6 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 11 (17.19%) Information Security
7 11 (17.19%) C++
7 11 (17.19%) Python
7 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.63%) MySQL
9 9 (14.06%) C
9 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 8 (12.50%) PHP
10 8 (12.50%) GxP
10 8 (12.50%) Publishing
10 8 (12.50%) Change Management
10 8 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Life Science
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
10 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.50%) Open Source
10 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.94%) Document Management
11 7 (10.94%) JSON
11 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) nginx
2 4 (6.25%) Documentum
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Project
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Simulink
2 1 (1.56%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) SSL
2 4 (6.25%) 3G
2 4 (6.25%) 2G
3 3 (4.69%) LTE
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) Internet
4 2 (3.13%) Wireless
4 2 (3.13%) 3GPP
4 2 (3.13%) TETRA
4 2 (3.13%) RNC
5 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.56%) 4G
5 1 (1.56%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) DECT
5 1 (1.56%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.25%) Data Mart
2 4 (6.25%) SQLite
3 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Bugzilla
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (6.25%) Xcode
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) Maven
5 1 (1.56%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.56%) JUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) TestLink
General
1 21 (32.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (20.31%) Finance
3 12 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 8 (12.50%) Publishing
5 7 (10.94%) Aerospace
6 5 (7.81%) Back Office
7 4 (6.25%) Legal
7 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.13%) Marketing
8 2 (3.13%) Electronics
8 2 (3.13%) Military
9 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Test Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Systems Manager
3 7 (10.94%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Head of Security
6 4 (6.25%) Cognos BI Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Head of IT Security
6 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Head of IT
7 3 (4.69%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Compliance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) jQuery
2 7 (10.94%) JSON
2 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 6 (9.38%) XML
4 4 (6.25%) J2ME
4 4 (6.25%) Cocoa
4 4 (6.25%) J2EE
4 4 (6.25%) Web Services
4 4 (6.25%) iOS SDK
4 4 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (6.25%) UIKit
4 4 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 3 (4.69%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) LAMP
5 3 (4.69%) Ajax
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) GWT
6 2 (3.13%) REST
6 2 (3.13%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Life Science
3 8 (12.50%) Open Source
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.81%) Pharmacovigilance
5 5 (7.81%) Replication
5 5 (7.81%) PKI
5 5 (7.81%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.13%) iPhone
8 2 (3.13%) GIS
8 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
8 2 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (3.13%) Social Media
9 1 (1.56%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Solaris
3 5 (7.81%) Debian
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Project Management
2 11 (17.19%) Information Security
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL
4 8 (12.50%) Change Management
4 8 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 7 (10.94%) Document Management
5 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.81%) High Availability
7 5 (7.81%) Change Control
7 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.81%) Logistics
7 5 (7.81%) Quality Management
7 5 (7.81%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) CAD
8 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) Java
2 11 (17.19%) C++
2 11 (17.19%) Python
3 9 (14.06%) C
4 8 (12.50%) PHP
5 6 (9.38%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 6 (9.38%) C#
6 4 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.13%) TTCN
9 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.56%) Groovy
9 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) CISSP
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.56%) PhD
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) GxP
2 7 (10.94%) GCP
2 7 (10.94%) GMP
3 6 (9.38%) QA
4 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (6.25%) GLP
4 4 (6.25%) ISO 9001
5 3 (4.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (4.69%) GAMP
5 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Squid
1 5 (7.81%) Corosync
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Cognos
3 5 (7.81%) CA
4 4 (6.25%) SolidWorks
5 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Zend
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.56%) MathWorks
7 1 (1.56%) MKS
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) Intel
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) BMC
7 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
Cambridgeshire
CK Group
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago