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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 52 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Validation 8 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.11% 1.27% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.52% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £50,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £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
320 395 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 84.21% 83.33% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 286 341 346
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Crawley

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Progress
3 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
4 10 (47.62%) Aerospace
4 10 (47.62%) Firmware
5 8 (38.10%) C
5 8 (38.10%) C++
5 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Assembly Language
6 7 (33.33%) VxWorks
6 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) DirectX
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) Subversion
7 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
9 3 (14.29%) VMware
9 3 (14.29%) Information Security
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (9.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) Windchill
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (47.62%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Avionics
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Graduate
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) DirectX
2 1 (4.76%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Product Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) SSADM
6 2 (9.52%) Yourdon
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
1 8 (38.10%) C++
2 7 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Firmware
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Progress
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) PTC
3 1 (4.76%) Siemens