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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 111 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 15 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.69% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.81% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 30
Median salary £45,000 £34,569 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.17% -30.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,000 £36,525
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,400 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
1584 1849 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.34% 85.25% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1565 1650
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 £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +12 10 £38,750 +12.09% 9
Peterborough -1 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Ely - 1 £40,000 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
6 7 (21.88%) MySQL
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) OOP
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) PHP
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) HTML
7 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
7 6 (18.75%) User Stories
7 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
7 6 (18.75%) HTML5
7 6 (18.75%) High Availability
7 6 (18.75%) CSS3
7 6 (18.75%) Logistics
7 6 (18.75%) Informatics
7 6 (18.75%) Release Management
7 6 (18.75%) jQuery
7 6 (18.75%) TDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) Games
2 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Analyst
1 5 (15.63%) Architect
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Graduate
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Database Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Database Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Principal Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Principal Data Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering Graduate
3 3 (9.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Software Validation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Test and Validation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CSS
1 6 (18.75%) CSS3
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
1 6 (18.75%) HTML5
1 6 (18.75%) jQuery
1 6 (18.75%) Spring
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
2 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Informatics
3 4 (12.50%) Biology
3 4 (12.50%) Health Informatics
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) High Availability
4 6 (18.75%) Logistics
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) OOP
4 6 (18.75%) Release Management
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) User Stories
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) OOD
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) PHP
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO26262
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) EMC
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
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Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: to £competitive + benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
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