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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 131 227 185
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -42
Permanent jobs citing Validation 118 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.78% 0.71% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.84% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 85 41 72
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £72,500
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
5683 6448 6913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.90% 84.34% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4806 5329 5707
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,540 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +62 64 £42,500 - 3
Suffolk +24 21 £42,500 -20.56% 1
Essex +20 14 £41,000 -7.86% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 13 £40,000 +15.71% 5
Bedfordshire +15 7 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 54 (25.00%) Degree
1 54 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 50 (23.15%) SQL
3 49 (22.69%) SC Cleared
4 44 (20.37%) ITIL
5 43 (19.91%) Linux
6 42 (19.44%) Finance
7 37 (17.13%) Electronics
8 36 (16.67%) Java
9 33 (15.28%) C
10 30 (13.89%) Unix
10 30 (13.89%) Telecoms
11 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (13.43%) MCDST
12 28 (12.96%) Incident Management
13 27 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (12.04%) Retail
14 26 (12.04%) J2EE
15 25 (11.57%) Management Information System
15 25 (11.57%) Change Management
16 24 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 23 (10.65%) Oracle
17 23 (10.65%) Marketing
18 22 (10.19%) Relational Database
18 22 (10.19%) SDLC
19 21 (9.72%) Service Management
19 21 (9.72%) Manufacturing
20 20 (9.26%) SQL Server
21 19 (8.80%) MS Excel

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 (0.93%) Apache
1 2 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.46%) CMS
2 1 (0.46%) Confluence
2 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.41%) MS Office
3 7 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.39%) Simulink
5 2 (0.93%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.46%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.46%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.93%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.48%) VPN
2 12 (5.56%) Converged Networks
3 8 (3.70%) BGP
3 8 (3.70%) EIGRP
3 8 (3.70%) LAN
3 8 (3.70%) MPLS
3 8 (3.70%) WAN
4 6 (2.78%) Cisco ICM
4 6 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (2.78%) Firewall
4 6 (2.78%) OSPF
4 6 (2.78%) RIP
5 4 (1.85%) LDAP
6 2 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) DHCP
7 1 (0.46%) DNS
7 1 (0.46%) Intranet
7 1 (0.46%) SMTP
7 1 (0.46%) SNMP
7 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.19%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.78%) MySQL
5 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.85%) GIS
6 4 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.70%) Subversion
3 5 (2.31%) Mercurial
3 5 (2.31%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.39%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.93%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.93%) Gradle
5 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.93%) JIRA
5 2 (0.93%) JUnit
5 2 (0.93%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.46%) JMeter
6 1 (0.46%) Jtest
6 1 (0.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Toad
General
1 42 (19.44%) Finance
2 37 (17.13%) Electronics
3 30 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 26 (12.04%) Retail
5 23 (10.65%) Marketing
6 21 (9.72%) Manufacturing
7 16 (7.41%) Front Office
8 11 (5.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (4.63%) Military
10 8 (3.70%) Automotive
11 5 (2.31%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.85%) Advertising
12 4 (1.85%) Games
13 3 (1.39%) Banking
13 3 (1.39%) Publishing
14 2 (0.93%) Legal
14 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (16.67%) Analyst
2 33 (15.28%) Developer
3 19 (8.80%) Technical Support
4 18 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 18 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (6.02%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 13 (6.02%) Java Developer
8 12 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Security Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Information Security Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.04%) J2EE
2 19 (8.80%) Spring
3 14 (6.48%) Struts
4 10 (4.63%) Struts2
5 9 (4.17%) HTML
6 8 (3.70%) HTML5
6 8 (3.70%) Middleware
6 8 (3.70%) Web Services
7 7 (3.24%) .NET
7 7 (3.24%) CSS
8 5 (2.31%) CSS3
8 5 (2.31%) jQuery
9 4 (1.85%) DirectX
9 4 (1.85%) OpenGL
9 4 (1.85%) OpenGL ES
10 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.93%) SOAP
11 2 (0.93%) WSDL
11 2 (0.93%) XML
11 2 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.57%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.02%) Verilog
4 13 (6.02%) VHDL
5 11 (5.09%) Blackberry
5 11 (5.09%) Handset
6 10 (4.63%) CESG
6 10 (4.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.70%) Virtual Team
8 7 (3.24%) Informatics
9 6 (2.78%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.78%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.78%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.78%) e-Health
10 5 (2.31%) Biology
10 5 (2.31%) Economics
11 4 (1.85%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.91%) Linux
2 30 (13.89%) Unix
3 18 (8.33%) Windows
4 11 (5.09%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.09%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.85%) Android
5 4 (1.85%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.37%) ITIL
2 28 (12.96%) Incident Management
3 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.57%) Change Management
5 24 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 22 (10.19%) SDLC
7 21 (9.72%) Service Management
8 16 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
9 14 (6.48%) Bioinformatics
9 14 (6.48%) OO
9 14 (6.48%) Release Management
9 14 (6.48%) Risk Management
10 13 (6.02%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (5.09%) Information Security
11 11 (5.09%) Scrum
11 11 (5.09%) Test Scripting
11 11 (5.09%) Web Development
12 10 (4.63%) Information Assurance
12 10 (4.63%) Software Testing
12 10 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.15%) SQL
2 36 (16.67%) Java
3 33 (15.28%) C
4 16 (7.41%) Perl
5 15 (6.94%) C#
5 15 (6.94%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.48%) Assembly Language
7 13 (6.02%) C++
7 13 (6.02%) Python
8 10 (4.63%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.24%) PHP
9 7 (3.24%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.31%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.85%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.85%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.93%) VBA
13 1 (0.46%) R
13 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.46%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (25.00%) Degree
1 54 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 49 (22.69%) SC Cleared
3 29 (13.43%) MCDST
3 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (8.33%) MCP
5 14 (6.48%) CCNP
5 14 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.56%) CCNA
7 10 (4.63%) ISEB
8 7 (3.24%) PhD
9 6 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
9 6 (2.78%) HNC
9 6 (2.78%) HND
10 5 (2.31%) CCIE
10 5 (2.31%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (2.31%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.85%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.46%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.41%) QA
2 14 (6.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.85%) GMP
4 3 (1.39%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.46%) GxP
5 1 (0.46%) ISO26262
System Software
1 10 (4.63%) Firmware
2 4 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.09%) SCCM
2 6 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.85%) Ansible
4 4 (1.85%) CFEngine
4 4 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.85%) Puppet
5 1 (0.46%) Kibana
5 1 (0.46%) logstash
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.65%) Oracle
3 13 (6.02%) Cisco
4 12 (5.56%) Avaya
5 11 (5.09%) Becrypt
5 11 (5.09%) Remedy
6 9 (4.17%) SAP
7 6 (2.78%) CA
8 5 (2.31%) BMC
9 3 (1.39%) EMC
9 3 (1.39%) IBM
10 2 (0.93%) Anaplan
10 2 (0.93%) Cognos
10 2 (0.93%) HP
10 2 (0.93%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.93%) Infor
11 1 (0.46%) Altera
11 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.46%) Mentor Graphics
11 1 (0.46%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £46000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
TDA Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago