The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 96 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 44 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.39% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.84% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 24
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £38,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1972 1798 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.33% 75.71% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1582 1523 1797
Average salary £44,500 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,762 £32,000 £28,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +17 44 £50,000 - 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (26.51%) Pharmaceutical
1 22 (26.51%) Mathematics
2 20 (24.10%) Degree
3 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.69%) Linux
3 18 (21.69%) Python
4 17 (20.48%) Windows
4 17 (20.48%) Firmware
5 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (19.28%) Perl
5 16 (19.28%) MySQL
6 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
7 14 (16.87%) Wireless
7 14 (16.87%) MS Office
7 14 (16.87%) PHP
7 14 (16.87%) jQuery
8 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (14.46%) OO
8 12 (14.46%) DHCP
8 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
8 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
8 12 (14.46%) Test Scripting
9 11 (13.25%) NAS
9 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
9 11 (13.25%) Information Security
9 11 (13.25%) DNS
9 11 (13.25%) LAN
9 11 (13.25%) GCP
9 11 (13.25%) GMP
9 11 (13.25%) Apache

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (13.25%) Apache
1 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
1 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (8.43%) Lync
4 5 (6.02%) SAS
5 4 (4.82%) nginx
5 4 (4.82%) Documentum
6 2 (2.41%) CMS
7 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Office
2 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.02%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) Simulink
4 1 (1.20%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) Wireless
2 12 (14.46%) DHCP
2 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
3 11 (13.25%) DNS
3 11 (13.25%) LAN
3 11 (13.25%) NAS
4 6 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (7.23%) Bluetooth
5 4 (4.82%) SSL
6 3 (3.61%) 3G
6 3 (3.61%) 2G
7 2 (2.41%) TETRA
7 2 (2.41%) RNC
7 2 (2.41%) LTE
8 1 (1.20%) 4G
8 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.20%) HTTP
8 1 (1.20%) IGMP
8 1 (1.20%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.82%) Data Mart
2 4 (4.82%) SQLite
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Subversion
2 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.02%) Bugzilla
3 4 (4.82%) Xcode
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.20%) JUnit
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (26.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (10.84%) Electronics
3 8 (9.64%) Publishing
3 8 (9.64%) Finance
4 7 (8.43%) Aerospace
4 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.82%) Legal
5 4 (4.82%) Back Office
6 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Military
8 1 (1.20%) Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Developer
2 17 (20.48%) Test Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) PHP Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Systems Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Compliance Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Programmer
6 5 (6.02%) Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) SAS Programmer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Head of IT
7 4 (4.82%) Business Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Head of Security
7 4 (4.82%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) jQuery
2 11 (13.25%) HTML
3 10 (12.05%) XML
3 10 (12.05%) Ajax
4 9 (10.84%) CSS
5 7 (8.43%) XHTML
5 7 (8.43%) Smarty
6 6 (7.23%) JSON
7 4 (4.82%) J2ME
7 4 (4.82%) Cocoa
7 4 (4.82%) J2EE
7 4 (4.82%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (4.82%) UIKit
7 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
7 4 (4.82%) iOS SDK
8 3 (3.61%) HTML5
8 3 (3.61%) LAMP
9 2 (2.41%) SOAP
9 2 (2.41%) Web Services
9 2 (2.41%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Mathematics
2 17 (20.48%) Firmware
3 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
4 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
5 8 (9.64%) Life Science
5 8 (9.64%) Open Source
6 5 (6.02%) PKI
6 5 (6.02%) Statistics
7 4 (4.82%) Replication
7 4 (4.82%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.41%) Xbox
9 2 (2.41%) Social Media
9 2 (2.41%) Handset
9 2 (2.41%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.41%) iPhone
10 1 (1.20%) Ergonomics
10 1 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.20%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 17 (20.48%) Windows
3 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.02%) Solaris
6 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.82%) Debian
6 4 (4.82%) Android
7 2 (2.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) OO
1 12 (14.46%) Test Scripting
2 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
2 11 (13.25%) Information Security
3 8 (9.64%) ITIL
3 8 (9.64%) Project Management
3 8 (9.64%) OOP
3 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
3 8 (9.64%) Automated Testing
3 8 (9.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.43%) Scrum
5 6 (7.23%) Document Management
5 6 (7.23%) MVC
6 5 (6.02%) Change Management
6 5 (6.02%) Quality Management
6 5 (6.02%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.02%) Data Management
6 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) Python
2 16 (19.28%) Perl
3 14 (16.87%) PHP
4 11 (13.25%) C
4 11 (13.25%) Java
5 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.64%) C++
6 7 (8.43%) PHP5
7 6 (7.23%) TTCN
7 6 (7.23%) C#
7 6 (7.23%) SQL
7 6 (7.23%) Ruby
8 4 (4.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Degree
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.43%) MCITP
3 7 (8.43%) MCSA
4 5 (6.02%) CISSP
5 2 (2.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) GCP
1 11 (13.25%) GMP
2 7 (8.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (8.43%) GAMP
2 7 (8.43%) GxP
3 6 (7.23%) QA
4 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.82%) GLP
4 4 (4.82%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.61%) CDISC
6 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) Corosync
3 4 (4.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) CA
3 4 (4.82%) Cognos
4 3 (3.61%) Zend
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) SolidWorks
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) Splunk
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.20%) MKS
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) BMC
6 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
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