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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 109 90 112
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Validation 26 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.04% 2.13% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 2.72% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 27
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £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
2065 1729 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.30% 78.27% 75.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1445 1930
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -7 23 £37,500 -51.61% 10
Huntingdon -12 1 - -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 24 (35.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (26.87%) Management Information System
3 17 (25.37%) Java
4 15 (22.39%) Windows
5 14 (20.90%) Project Management
5 14 (20.90%) Degree
6 13 (19.40%) Information Security
6 13 (19.40%) Finance
6 13 (19.40%) Linux
7 12 (17.91%) Manufacturing
7 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
8 11 (16.42%) C++
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.93%) Python
9 10 (14.93%) MySQL
10 9 (13.43%) Life Science
10 9 (13.43%) ITIL
11 8 (11.94%) C
11 8 (11.94%) PHP
11 8 (11.94%) Cognos
11 8 (11.94%) GxP
11 8 (11.94%) Publishing
11 8 (11.94%) Change Management
11 8 (11.94%) Regression Testing
11 8 (11.94%) jQuery
11 8 (11.94%) Open Source
11 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
11 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.45%) JSON
12 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.46%) nginx
2 4 (5.97%) Documentum
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Project
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Simulink
2 1 (1.49%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SSL
2 4 (5.97%) 3G
2 4 (5.97%) 2G
3 3 (4.48%) LTE
3 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.99%) TETRA
4 2 (2.99%) RNC
5 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.49%) 4G
5 1 (1.49%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) DECT
5 1 (1.49%) GSM
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.97%) Data Mart
2 4 (5.97%) SQLite
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.49%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.49%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Bugzilla
1 6 (8.96%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.97%) Xcode
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) TestLink
General
1 24 (35.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 12 (17.91%) Manufacturing
4 8 (11.94%) Publishing
5 7 (10.45%) Aerospace
6 5 (7.46%) Back Office
7 4 (5.97%) Legal
7 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.99%) Marketing
8 2 (2.99%) Electronics
8 2 (2.99%) Military
9 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Test Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Systems Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Compliance Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Consultant
4 5 (7.46%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Business Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Head of IT
5 4 (5.97%) Head of Security
5 4 (5.97%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Head of IT Security
5 4 (5.97%) Mechanical Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Cognos Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Web Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) jQuery
2 7 (10.45%) JSON
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 6 (8.96%) XML
4 4 (5.97%) J2ME
4 4 (5.97%) Cocoa
4 4 (5.97%) J2EE
4 4 (5.97%) Web Services
4 4 (5.97%) iOS SDK
4 4 (5.97%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (5.97%) UIKit
4 4 (5.97%) Android SDK
5 3 (4.48%) HTML5
5 3 (4.48%) LAMP
5 3 (4.48%) Ajax
6 2 (2.99%) SOAP
6 2 (2.99%) CSS
6 2 (2.99%) GWT
6 2 (2.99%) REST
6 2 (2.99%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.43%) Life Science
4 8 (11.94%) Open Source
4 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (10.45%) Pharmacovigilance
6 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.46%) Replication
7 5 (7.46%) PKI
7 5 (7.46%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
8 4 (5.97%) Cryptography
9 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.99%) iPhone
10 2 (2.99%) GIS
10 2 (2.99%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (2.99%) Social Media
11 1 (1.49%) Ergonomics
11 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Solaris
3 5 (7.46%) Debian
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.46%) UNIX
4 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.97%) Android
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 13 (19.40%) Information Security
3 9 (13.43%) ITIL
4 8 (11.94%) Change Management
4 8 (11.94%) Regression Testing
4 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
5 7 (10.45%) Document Management
5 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.46%) Logistics
6 5 (7.46%) Quality Management
6 5 (7.46%) OO
6 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.46%) High Availability
6 5 (7.46%) Change Control
7 4 (5.97%) Android Development
7 4 (5.97%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.97%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) C++
3 10 (14.93%) Python
4 8 (11.94%) PHP
4 8 (11.94%) C
5 6 (8.96%) C#
5 6 (8.96%) SQL
6 5 (7.46%) Perl
7 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.48%) Ruby
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) TTCN
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) CISSP
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) Postgraduate
3 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) APMP
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.49%) PhD
6 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) GxP
2 7 (10.45%) GCP
2 7 (10.45%) GMP
3 6 (8.96%) QA
4 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.97%) GLP
4 4 (5.97%) ISO 9001
5 3 (4.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (4.48%) GAMP
5 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Squid
1 5 (7.46%) Corosync
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Cognos
3 5 (7.46%) CA
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) SolidWorks
5 3 (4.48%) Zend
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.49%) MKS
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) Intel
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) BMC
6 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.49%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 55,000 dependent on level
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago