The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 67 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.25% 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 679 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.13% 80.07% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 455 535 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Validation
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Validation Salary Trend in Dorset

Validation
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Dorset

Validation
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Bournemouth +5 8 £22,500 -
Weymouth - 6 £39,000 - 1
Sherborne - 1 £32,500 -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) DO-178B
3 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) OpenMP
4 6 (35.29%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
4 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) AWK
4 6 (35.29%) UML
4 6 (35.29%) OO
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (35.29%) Intel
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (35.29%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (35.29%) Signal Processing
4 6 (35.29%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (35.29%) Algorithms

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) ATM
4 1 (5.88%) PBX
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) IPv4
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (17.65%) TimesTen
3 3 (17.65%) MarkLogic
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) DBA
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Senior DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) OpenMP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Human Factors
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Concurrent Programming
2 6 (35.29%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (35.29%) Signal Processing
2 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
2 6 (35.29%) UML
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) QMS
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C++
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
1 6 (35.29%) AWK
1 6 (35.29%) sed
2 3 (17.65%) Bourne shell
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) TickIT
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (17.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Intel
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Sybase
2 3 (17.65%) Vertica
2 3 (17.65%) MapR
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) NEC
3 1 (5.88%) Mitel
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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