The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 46 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 4 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.70% 0.81% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.00% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £50,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Validation
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 402 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 83.33% 81.05% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 269 346 350
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Validation
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Validation Salary Trend in Crawley

Validation
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Crawley

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 9 (50.00%) Firmware
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Progress
3 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) VxWorks
6 6 (33.33%) Assembly Language
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (27.78%) C
7 5 (27.78%) DirectX
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
9 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (16.67%) Postgraduate

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) Windchill
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Avionics
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Junior
2 3 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Assembly Language
1 6 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Progress
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) PTC
3 1 (5.56%) Siemens