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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
England / East of England
Rank 191 177 200
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Validation 51 99 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.33% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.52% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 39
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £28,691 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
5216 6511 6429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.21% 87.19% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4266 5154 5142
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -14 25 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 14 £55,000 +56.75% 5
Essex +15 8 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Bedfordshire +14 3 £27,000 -46.00% 2
Suffolk +13 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 31 (29.25%) SQL
2 27 (25.47%) Degree
3 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.87%) Project Management
4 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (16.04%) Workflow
6 17 (16.04%) C
7 16 (15.09%) Finance
8 15 (14.15%) Windows
9 14 (13.21%) Linux
9 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.26%) C++
10 13 (12.26%) MATLAB
10 13 (12.26%) Simulink
11 12 (11.32%) Firmware
11 12 (11.32%) Java
11 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2
12 11 (10.38%) Algorithms
12 11 (10.38%) Line Management
13 10 (9.43%) GNU Octave
13 10 (9.43%) SCCM
13 10 (9.43%) Digital Signal Processing
13 10 (9.43%) Signal Processing
13 10 (9.43%) Software-Defined Radio
13 10 (9.43%) CDMA
13 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
13 10 (9.43%) Xilinx
13 10 (9.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (9.43%) TDMA

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 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) Apache
2 2 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Simulink
2 10 (9.43%) GNU Octave
3 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.72%) MS Office
5 4 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.89%) MS Project
6 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.89%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.83%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.83%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.83%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) GitHub
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) CDMA
1 10 (9.43%) Software-Defined Radio
1 10 (9.43%) TDMA
2 5 (4.72%) 3G
2 5 (4.72%) 3GPP
2 5 (4.72%) GSM
2 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 5 (4.72%) LTE
2 5 (4.72%) WCDMA
3 4 (3.77%) VPN
4 3 (2.83%) 2G
4 3 (2.83%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.83%) Wireless
5 2 (1.89%) 4G
5 2 (1.89%) BGP
5 2 (1.89%) OSPF
5 2 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.83%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MSI
2 7 (6.60%) InstallShield
3 4 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.83%) JIRA
4 3 (2.83%) NUnit
4 3 (2.83%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.89%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.94%) Ant
6 1 (0.94%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.94%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.94%) Toad
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Legal
3 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.72%) Billing
5 5 (4.72%) Retail
6 4 (3.77%) Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.83%) Electronics
7 3 (2.83%) Military
8 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.89%) Automotive
8 2 (1.89%) Front Office
8 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.89%) Law
8 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Analyst
2 9 (8.49%) Design Engineer
3 8 (7.55%) Development Engineer
3 8 (7.55%) FPGA Engineer
3 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Applications Packager
4 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.60%) Developer
5 6 (5.66%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 5 (4.72%) Administrator
6 5 (4.72%) Architect
6 5 (4.72%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.83%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (2.83%) SAP CO Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) CSS
1 8 (7.55%) HTML
2 6 (5.66%) HTML5
3 5 (4.72%) Middleware
3 5 (4.72%) XML
4 2 (1.89%) .NET
4 2 (1.89%) Django
4 2 (1.89%) Flask
4 2 (1.89%) JSON
4 2 (1.89%) RESTful
4 2 (1.89%) Spring
4 2 (1.89%) WinForms
5 1 (0.94%) Akka
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.94%) CSS3
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) Struts
5 1 (0.94%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Algorithms
2 10 (9.43%) Device Driver
2 10 (9.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (9.43%) Verilog
3 9 (8.49%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.83%) Life Science
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.89%) CESG
7 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.89%) Handset
7 2 (1.89%) NHS
7 2 (1.89%) Replication
8 1 (0.94%) APACS
8 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.94%) e-Health
8 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Linux
3 8 (7.55%) Windows Vista
4 6 (5.66%) Unix
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (18.87%) Project Management
2 18 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (16.04%) Workflow
4 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
5 12 (11.32%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.38%) Line Management
7 10 (9.43%) Digital Signal Processing
7 10 (9.43%) Signal Processing
8 9 (8.49%) ITIL
9 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.55%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.60%) Application Packaging
10 7 (6.60%) Information Security
10 7 (6.60%) Mathematics
10 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.60%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.66%) Change Management
11 6 (5.66%) Release Management
11 6 (5.66%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) SQL
2 17 (16.04%) C
3 13 (12.26%) C++
3 13 (12.26%) MATLAB
4 12 (11.32%) Java
5 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.60%) Python
7 5 (4.72%) C#
8 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.89%) Ada
10 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.89%) PHP
10 2 (1.89%) VB
11 1 (0.94%) Fortran
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) ISEB
2 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) CCNA
3 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) ACCA
4 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.83%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.89%) CCIE
5 2 (1.89%) CCNP
5 2 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.89%) HNC
5 2 (1.89%) MCDST
5 2 (1.89%) MCP
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.94%) CBAP
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 7 (6.60%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.77%) PMO
4 3 (2.83%) GxP
5 2 (1.89%) ECSS
5 2 (1.89%) IEC 61508
5 2 (1.89%) ISO13485
5 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Firmware
2 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.83%) KVM
4 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.83%) Xen
5 2 (1.89%) QEMU
6 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) SCCM
2 7 (6.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.43%) Xilinx
3 9 (8.49%) SAP
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco
6 3 (2.83%) EMC
6 3 (2.83%) VMware
7 2 (1.89%) Avaya
7 2 (1.89%) Becrypt
7 2 (1.89%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.89%) HP
7 2 (1.89%) Intel
7 2 (1.89%) MathWorks
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) BMC
8 1 (0.94%) CA
8 1 (0.94%) Cognos
8 1 (0.94%) Google
8 1 (0.94%) Remedy
8 1 (0.94%) Tableau
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