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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 203 188 180
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 50 85 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 1.18% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.38% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 64
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
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
5605 6165 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.89% 85.57% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4553 5100 5455
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -2 22 £47,000 -10.47% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 15 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Suffolk -5 5 £38,375 +19.92% 3
Bedfordshire -4 4 - - 1
Essex +10 3 £38,250 +2.00% 1
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.51%) Degree
3 32 (26.23%) SQL
4 29 (23.77%) Java
5 23 (18.85%) C
5 23 (18.85%) C++
5 23 (18.85%) Finance
6 21 (17.21%) Software Engineering
7 19 (15.57%) Linux
7 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
8 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
9 16 (13.11%) HTML
9 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
9 16 (13.11%) Telecoms
10 14 (11.48%) Verilog
10 14 (11.48%) C#
10 14 (11.48%) Firmware
10 14 (11.48%) HTML5
11 13 (10.66%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (10.66%) Algorithms
11 13 (10.66%) Simulink
11 13 (10.66%) Project Management
11 13 (10.66%) .NET
11 13 (10.66%) Scrum
11 13 (10.66%) Spring
12 12 (9.84%) Unix
12 12 (9.84%) Windows
12 12 (9.84%) MATLAB
12 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared

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 8 (6.56%) Apache
2 6 (4.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.64%) Confluence
3 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.64%) nginx
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Simulink
2 10 (8.20%) GNU Octave
3 7 (5.74%) MS Office
4 5 (4.10%) AutoCAD
4 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.64%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.64%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.82%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.64%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.64%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.64%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) CDMA
1 10 (8.20%) Software-Defined Radio
1 10 (8.20%) TDMA
2 9 (7.38%) VPN
3 7 (5.74%) BGP
3 7 (5.74%) EIGRP
3 7 (5.74%) LAN
3 7 (5.74%) WAN
4 6 (4.92%) Converged Networks
4 6 (4.92%) OSPF
4 6 (4.92%) RIP
4 6 (4.92%) SSL
5 5 (4.10%) 3G
5 5 (4.10%) 3GPP
5 5 (4.10%) GSM
5 5 (4.10%) LTE
5 5 (4.10%) WCDMA
6 3 (2.46%) 2G
6 3 (2.46%) Bluetooth
6 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.46%) MySQL
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.64%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.64%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.82%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.20%) HP UFT
2 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.56%) JIRA
3 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.92%) Gerrit
3 6 (4.92%) Gradle
3 6 (4.92%) JUnit
4 5 (4.10%) NUnit
4 5 (4.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.28%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.46%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.38%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Electronics
4 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.10%) Legal
6 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.46%) Military
7 2 (1.64%) Automotive
7 2 (1.64%) Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Billing
7 2 (1.64%) Front Office
7 2 (1.64%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.64%) Marketing
7 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.64%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (19.67%) Analyst
2 19 (15.57%) Developer
3 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
4 8 (6.56%) Data Analyst
4 8 (6.56%) Design Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) Development Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) FPGA Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) Network Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) LAN Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Switch Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) WAN Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Architect
7 5 (4.10%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) HTML
2 14 (11.48%) HTML5
3 13 (10.66%) .NET
3 13 (10.66%) Spring
4 11 (9.02%) XML
5 10 (8.20%) CSS
5 10 (8.20%) J2EE
5 10 (8.20%) Struts
6 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.92%) COM+
6 6 (4.92%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.92%) JSON
6 6 (4.92%) SOAP
6 6 (4.92%) Web Services
6 6 (4.92%) WSDL
6 6 (4.92%) XSD
7 3 (2.46%) CSS3
7 3 (2.46%) jQuery
7 3 (2.46%) Struts2
8 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Verilog
2 13 (10.66%) Algorithms
3 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.20%) Device Driver
4 10 (8.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (8.20%) Virtual Team
5 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.92%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (4.92%) Handset
6 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.28%) VHDL
8 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.64%) CESG
9 2 (1.64%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.64%) NHS
9 2 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 12 (9.84%) Unix
2 12 (9.84%) Windows
3 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.92%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.28%) VxWorks
4 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.21%) Software Engineering
3 13 (10.66%) Project Management
3 13 (10.66%) Scrum
4 11 (9.02%) Change Management
4 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (9.02%) ITIL
5 10 (8.20%) Digital Signal Processing
5 10 (8.20%) Signal Processing
5 10 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.38%) Incident Management
6 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
6 9 (7.38%) SDLC
6 9 (7.38%) User Stories
6 9 (7.38%) Workflow
7 8 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 8 (6.56%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.56%) Release Management
7 8 (6.56%) Resource Management
7 8 (6.56%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.23%) SQL
2 29 (23.77%) Java
3 23 (18.85%) C
3 23 (18.85%) C++
4 14 (11.48%) C#
5 12 (9.84%) MATLAB
6 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.74%) Assembly Language
8 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.92%) VC++
9 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.28%) PHP
10 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.46%) Python
11 2 (1.64%) Ada
11 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.82%) Fortran
12 1 (0.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (29.51%) Degree
2 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.56%) ISEB
5 7 (5.74%) CCNA
5 7 (5.74%) CCNP
6 6 (4.92%) CCIE
6 6 (4.92%) MCDST
6 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.64%) ACCA
8 2 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.64%) MCP
8 2 (1.64%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.82%) HND
9 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) QA
2 8 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.46%) ECSS
4 2 (1.64%) ISO13485
4 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.48%) Firmware
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) KVM
3 2 (1.64%) QEMU
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.64%) Kibana
3 2 (1.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.20%) Xilinx
3 9 (7.38%) Oracle
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco
5 6 (4.92%) Avaya
5 6 (4.92%) Becrypt
6 4 (3.28%) HP
7 3 (2.46%) EMC
7 3 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.46%) SAP
8 2 (1.64%) IBM
8 2 (1.64%) Intel
8 2 (1.64%) MathWorks
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
9 1 (0.82%) CA
9 1 (0.82%) Google
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + full benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Spencer Ogden
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago