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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 114 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 29 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.17% 1.71% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.22% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 31
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £81,000 £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
1977 1758 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.88% 77.07% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1497 1932
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 29 £50,000 -23.07% 8
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (25.33%) Windows
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 18 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) Python
4 15 (20.00%) Java
4 15 (20.00%) Firmware
4 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.33%) Mathematics
6 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
6 13 (17.33%) Linux
6 13 (17.33%) MS Office
7 12 (16.00%) Perl
7 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
8 11 (14.67%) Information Security
8 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (14.67%) C++
8 11 (14.67%) MySQL
8 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
8 11 (14.67%) GCP
8 11 (14.67%) GMP
9 10 (13.33%) DHCP
9 10 (13.33%) C
9 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (13.33%) Wireless
9 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
9 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.00%) NAS
10 9 (12.00%) jQuery

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.00%) Lync
4 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 4 (5.33%) Documentum
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Office
2 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.67%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Simulink
4 1 (1.33%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.33%) DHCP
2 10 (13.33%) Wireless
3 9 (12.00%) DNS
3 9 (12.00%) LAN
3 9 (12.00%) NAS
4 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (8.00%) Bluetooth
5 4 (5.33%) SSL
5 4 (5.33%) 2G
5 4 (5.33%) 3G
6 3 (4.00%) Internet
6 3 (4.00%) LTE
7 2 (2.67%) RNC
7 2 (2.67%) 3GPP
7 2 (2.67%) GSM
7 2 (2.67%) TETRA
8 1 (1.33%) IGMP
8 1 (1.33%) RTSP
8 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.33%) Data Mart
2 4 (5.33%) SQLite
3 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (6.67%) Bugzilla
2 4 (5.33%) Xcode
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 18 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.00%) Electronics
3 9 (12.00%) Finance
4 8 (10.67%) Publishing
5 7 (9.33%) Aerospace
6 4 (5.33%) Legal
6 4 (5.33%) Back Office
7 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.67%) Military
9 1 (1.33%) Banking
9 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Test Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Systems Manager
4 7 (9.33%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Mechanical Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Head of Security
7 4 (5.33%) Cognos BI Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Head of IT Security
7 4 (5.33%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.00%) Systems Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) HTML
1 9 (12.00%) jQuery
2 8 (10.67%) XML
3 6 (8.00%) JSON
4 5 (6.67%) Ajax
5 4 (5.33%) J2ME
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) J2EE
5 4 (5.33%) Cocoa
5 4 (5.33%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (5.33%) UIKit
5 4 (5.33%) Android SDK
5 4 (5.33%) iOS SDK
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) Smarty
6 3 (4.00%) LAMP
7 2 (2.67%) XHTML
7 2 (2.67%) SOAP
7 2 (2.67%) Web Services
7 2 (2.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Firmware
1 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (17.33%) Mathematics
3 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.67%) Life Science
4 8 (10.67%) Open Source
5 5 (6.67%) PKI
6 4 (5.33%) Replication
6 4 (5.33%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.67%) Social Media
8 2 (2.67%) Handset
8 2 (2.67%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (2.67%) iPhone
8 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.33%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.33%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (1.33%) MPEG
9 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (17.33%) Linux
4 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) UNIX
6 5 (6.67%) Solaris
7 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.33%) Debian
7 4 (5.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Information Security
2 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (12.00%) Project Management
4 8 (10.67%) ITIL
4 8 (10.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.33%) OO
5 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Scrum
5 7 (9.33%) Document Management
6 6 (8.00%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Quality Management
8 4 (5.33%) Data Security
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) CAD
8 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) Python
2 15 (20.00%) Java
3 12 (16.00%) Perl
4 11 (14.67%) C++
5 10 (13.33%) C
6 9 (12.00%) PHP
7 6 (8.00%) SQL
7 6 (8.00%) C#
7 6 (8.00%) Ruby
8 4 (5.33%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.67%) TTCN
10 2 (2.67%) PHP5
11 1 (1.33%) Groovy
11 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.00%) MCITP
3 6 (8.00%) MCSA
4 5 (6.67%) CISSP
5 2 (2.67%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) GCP
1 11 (14.67%) GMP
2 8 (10.67%) GxP
3 7 (9.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (9.33%) GAMP
4 6 (8.00%) QA
5 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (5.33%) GLP
5 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.33%) SLA
6 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.33%) Corosync
3 4 (5.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) CA
3 4 (5.33%) SolidWorks
3 4 (5.33%) Cognos
4 3 (4.00%) Zend
4 3 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) BMC
6 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.33%) MKS
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
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