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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 123 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 1.04% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.26% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 32
Median salary £43,641 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.37% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,728 £27,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,728 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1654 1749 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.73% 82.46% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1459 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -2 9 £50,571 +46.28% 6
Peterborough -8 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 16 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 13 (40.63%) Perl
3 13 (40.63%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) Unix
6 8 (25.00%) PhD
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) MySQL
7 6 (18.75%) Biology
7 6 (18.75%) Informatics
7 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
7 6 (18.75%) Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 5 (15.63%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) Data Structures
9 4 (12.50%) User Experience
9 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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%) CloudStack
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) SMTP
2 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.25%) MS Access
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (12.50%) Electronics
1 4 (12.50%) Games
1 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Database Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Database Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Principal Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Principal Data Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Mechanical Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Validation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test and Validation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) CSS3
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
2 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) NumPy
5 1 (3.13%) OpenCV
5 1 (3.13%) SAML
5 1 (3.13%) scikit-learn
5 1 (3.13%) SciPy
5 1 (3.13%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Biology
2 6 (18.75%) Informatics
3 5 (15.63%) Data Structures
4 4 (12.50%) Health Informatics
4 4 (12.50%) User Experience
5 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.25%) Life Science
7 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
7 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) Physics
7 1 (3.13%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (18.75%) Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) High Availability
4 4 (12.50%) Logistics
4 4 (12.50%) OOP
4 4 (12.50%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Perl
2 10 (31.25%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) R
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
1 4 (12.50%) CFEngine
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) EMC
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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