The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £32,315 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Validation
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 309 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.52% 76.49% 71.46%
Number of salaries quoted 467 273 258
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Validation
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Cardiff region.

Validation Salary Trend in Cardiff

Validation
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Strategic Management
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Law
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Strategic Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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