The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 141 196 172
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -24
Permanent jobs citing Validation 113 82 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 1.10% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.32% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 79 60 91
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5654 6193 6932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.65% 83.38% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5070 5711
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Validation
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Validation Salary Trend in the East of England

Validation
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in the East of England

Validation
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +39 64 £42,500 -3.40% 5
Suffolk +22 21 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 11 £43,641 +12.62% 6
Bedfordshire +5 10 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Essex +5 7 £41,000 +41.99% 3
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Validation.

1 53 (26.11%) Degree
2 47 (23.15%) Security Cleared
3 46 (22.66%) SQL
4 44 (21.67%) SC Cleared
5 43 (21.18%) Linux
6 39 (19.21%) Finance
7 36 (17.73%) Electronics
7 36 (17.73%) ITIL
8 33 (16.26%) Unix
9 30 (14.78%) Java
10 29 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 28 (13.79%) Telecoms
11 28 (13.79%) Incident Management
12 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (12.81%) Retail
12 26 (12.81%) C
13 25 (12.32%) Marketing
14 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
15 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (11.33%) Manufacturing
15 23 (11.33%) MCDST
15 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
16 22 (10.84%) Change Management
16 22 (10.84%) J2EE
17 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
17 21 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (10.34%) QA
18 20 (9.85%) Service Management
19 19 (9.36%) Oracle
19 19 (9.36%) SQL Server

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (0.99%) Apache
1 2 (0.99%) JBoss
1 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.49%) CMS
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.88%) MS Office
3 13 (6.40%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.48%) Simulink
6 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.99%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.40%) Converged Networks
2 12 (5.91%) VPN
3 7 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (2.96%) BGP
4 6 (2.96%) Cisco ICM
4 6 (2.96%) EIGRP
4 6 (2.96%) Firewall
4 6 (2.96%) LAN
4 6 (2.96%) MPLS
4 6 (2.96%) OSPF
4 6 (2.96%) RIP
4 6 (2.96%) WAN
5 4 (1.97%) LDAP
6 3 (1.48%) VoIP
7 2 (0.99%) Intranet
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
8 1 (0.49%) DHCP
8 1 (0.49%) DNS
8 1 (0.49%) Internet
8 1 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
2 19 (9.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.96%) MySQL
4 5 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.46%) MS Access
5 4 (1.97%) GIS
5 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.99%) Big Data
7 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.94%) Subversion
3 6 (2.96%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.97%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.48%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.99%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.99%) Gradle
6 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.99%) JUnit
6 2 (0.99%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) JMeter
7 1 (0.49%) Jtest
7 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
7 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) VectorCAST
General
1 39 (19.21%) Finance
2 36 (17.73%) Electronics
3 28 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 26 (12.81%) Retail
5 25 (12.32%) Marketing
6 23 (11.33%) Manufacturing
7 15 (7.39%) Front Office
8 13 (6.40%) Military
9 12 (5.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (2.46%) Automotive
11 4 (1.97%) Advertising
11 4 (1.97%) Games
12 3 (1.48%) Aerospace
12 3 (1.48%) Banking
12 3 (1.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.99%) Publishing
14 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.49%) French Language
14 1 (0.49%) German Language
14 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (20.69%) Analyst
2 28 (13.79%) Developer
3 17 (8.37%) Technical Support
4 16 (7.88%) Security Engineer
5 15 (7.39%) Information Security Engineer
6 14 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 13 (6.40%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.40%) Electronics Engineer
7 13 (6.40%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.91%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.93%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Validation Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.94%) 3rd Line Technical Support
12 8 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
13 7 (3.45%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.96%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.84%) J2EE
2 14 (6.90%) Spring
3 10 (4.93%) Struts
4 9 (4.43%) HTML
5 8 (3.94%) HTML5
5 8 (3.94%) Middleware
5 8 (3.94%) Web Services
6 6 (2.96%) CSS
6 6 (2.96%) Struts2
7 5 (2.46%) Visualforce
8 4 (1.97%) .NET
8 4 (1.97%) CSS3
8 4 (1.97%) jQuery
9 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.48%) DirectX
9 3 (1.48%) OpenGL
9 3 (1.48%) OpenGL ES
10 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.99%) JSON
10 2 (0.99%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.39%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.40%) CESG
5 10 (4.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (4.43%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.43%) Verilog
6 9 (4.43%) VHDL
7 8 (3.94%) Biology
7 8 (3.94%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.45%) Informatics
9 6 (2.96%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.96%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.96%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.96%) e-Health
9 6 (2.96%) Handset
10 5 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.97%) Health Informatics
11 4 (1.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.18%) Linux
2 33 (16.26%) Unix
3 12 (5.91%) Windows
4 6 (2.96%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.96%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.48%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.73%) ITIL
2 28 (13.79%) Incident Management
3 22 (10.84%) Change Management
4 21 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (9.85%) Service Management
6 16 (7.88%) Bioinformatics
6 16 (7.88%) Data Validation
6 16 (7.88%) Information Security
6 16 (7.88%) SDLC
6 16 (7.88%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.39%) Information Assurance
7 15 (7.39%) Risk Management
7 15 (7.39%) Technical Analysis
8 14 (6.90%) OO
8 14 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (6.40%) Project Management
9 13 (6.40%) Software Testing
10 11 (5.42%) Release Management
10 11 (5.42%) Test Scripting
10 11 (5.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.66%) SQL
2 30 (14.78%) Java
3 26 (12.81%) C
4 16 (7.88%) Perl
5 15 (7.39%) Python
6 14 (6.90%) C#
6 14 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.42%) C++
8 8 (3.94%) Assembly Language
8 8 (3.94%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.96%) PHP
9 6 (2.96%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.46%) VB
11 4 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.97%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.48%) R
13 2 (0.99%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) Ada
14 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (26.11%) Degree
2 47 (23.15%) Security Cleared
3 44 (21.67%) SC Cleared
4 23 (11.33%) MCDST
4 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (8.37%) MCP
6 13 (6.40%) CCNA
6 13 (6.40%) CCNP
6 13 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.93%) ISEB
7 10 (4.93%) PhD
8 7 (3.45%) CCNP Voice
8 7 (3.45%) HND
9 6 (2.96%) HNC
9 6 (2.96%) ISTQB
10 5 (2.46%) CCIE
10 5 (2.46%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.97%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) QA
2 12 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.97%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.97%) GMP
4 3 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.99%) RMADS
6 1 (0.49%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.46%) Firmware
2 4 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (2.96%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (2.96%) SCCM
2 4 (1.97%) Ansible
2 4 (1.97%) CFEngine
2 4 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle
3 14 (6.90%) Cisco
3 14 (6.90%) SAP
4 13 (6.40%) Avaya
5 11 (5.42%) Remedy
6 6 (2.96%) Becrypt
6 6 (2.96%) CA
7 5 (2.46%) BMC
7 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.97%) EMC
9 2 (0.99%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.99%) Cognos
9 2 (0.99%) HP
9 2 (0.99%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.99%) IBM
9 2 (0.99%) Infor
10 1 (0.49%) Altera
10 1 (0.49%) Google
10 1 (0.49%) Xilinx
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