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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 172 228 180
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -48
Permanent jobs citing Validation 77 46 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 0.63% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.74% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 76
Median salary £47,250 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £26,650 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,100 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
5453 6251 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.63% 85.22% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4641 5247 5314
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 August 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 26 August 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
Essex +14 25 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Hertfordshire +24 24 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Suffolk +4 11 £42,500 -20.56%
Bedfordshire +19 2 £60,000 +95.12% 2
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 (27.89%) Degree
2 49 (25.79%) SQL
3 45 (23.68%) Java
4 44 (23.16%) Finance
4 44 (23.16%) Security Cleared
5 40 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 37 (19.47%) ITIL
6 37 (19.47%) Linux
7 35 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (16.32%) Electronics
9 30 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 30 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 29 (15.26%) C
11 27 (14.21%) Microsoft
12 26 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (13.68%) J2EE
12 26 (13.68%) MCDST
12 26 (13.68%) Incident Management
12 26 (13.68%) SDLC
13 24 (12.63%) Spring
13 24 (12.63%) SQL Server
14 23 (12.11%) C#
14 23 (12.11%) Change Management
15 22 (11.58%) C++
16 21 (11.05%) Oracle
16 21 (11.05%) Management Information System
17 20 (10.53%) Retail
18 18 (9.47%) Unix
18 18 (9.47%) Marketing
19 17 (8.95%) Release Management

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 6 (3.16%) Apache
1 6 (3.16%) JBoss
2 2 (1.05%) Confluence
2 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.89%) MS Office
2 12 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.63%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.05%) GNU Octave
5 2 (1.05%) Simulink
5 2 (1.05%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.53%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.53%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.05%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.05%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.89%) VPN
2 13 (6.84%) Converged Networks
3 12 (6.32%) BGP
3 12 (6.32%) EIGRP
3 12 (6.32%) LAN
3 12 (6.32%) WAN
4 10 (5.26%) OSPF
4 10 (5.26%) RIP
5 6 (3.16%) SSL
6 5 (2.63%) MPLS
7 4 (2.11%) Firewall
8 3 (1.58%) Cisco ICM
8 3 (1.58%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (1.05%) CDMA
9 2 (1.05%) Software-Defined Radio
9 2 (1.05%) TDMA
10 1 (0.53%) Intranet
10 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.95%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.68%) MySQL
3 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.11%) GIS
7 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (7.37%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.21%) HP UFT
2 8 (4.21%) JIRA
2 8 (4.21%) Subversion
3 7 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.68%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.16%) Gerrit
4 6 (3.16%) Gradle
4 6 (3.16%) JUnit
5 5 (2.63%) NUnit
5 5 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.05%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.53%) JMeter
8 1 (0.53%) Jtest
8 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 44 (23.16%) Finance
2 31 (16.32%) Electronics
3 30 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 20 (10.53%) Retail
5 18 (9.47%) Marketing
6 13 (6.84%) Front Office
7 12 (6.32%) Manufacturing
8 7 (3.68%) Automotive
9 6 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (2.63%) Aerospace
10 5 (2.63%) Military
11 3 (1.58%) Publishing
12 2 (1.05%) Banking
12 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.53%) Advertising
13 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (17.89%) Developer
2 30 (15.79%) Analyst
3 17 (8.95%) Electronics Engineer
3 17 (8.95%) Technical Support
4 15 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 13 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (6.84%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 13 (6.84%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Support Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) Technical Support Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.79%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.68%) J2EE
2 24 (12.63%) Spring
3 17 (8.95%) Struts
4 14 (7.37%) HTML
4 14 (7.37%) HTML5
5 12 (6.32%) .NET
5 12 (6.32%) Web Services
6 10 (5.26%) Struts2
7 8 (4.21%) CSS
7 8 (4.21%) Middleware
8 7 (3.68%) CSS3
8 7 (3.68%) jQuery
9 6 (3.16%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.16%) COM+
9 6 (3.16%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.16%) JSON
9 6 (3.16%) SOAP
9 6 (3.16%) WSDL
9 6 (3.16%) XML
9 6 (3.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.05%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.42%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (7.89%) Verilog
4 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.84%) Mathematics
4 13 (6.84%) VHDL
4 13 (6.84%) Virtual Team
5 12 (6.32%) Blackberry
5 12 (6.32%) Handset
6 11 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (4.74%) Algorithms
8 8 (4.21%) Data Structures
9 6 (3.16%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.16%) Device Driver
10 5 (2.63%) CESG
10 5 (2.63%) Economics
11 4 (2.11%) Informatics
12 3 (1.58%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.58%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.47%) Linux
2 18 (9.47%) Unix
3 15 (7.89%) Windows
4 12 (6.32%) Windows 7
4 12 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.32%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.11%) Android
5 4 (2.11%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.47%) ITIL
2 35 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 26 (13.68%) Incident Management
4 26 (13.68%) SDLC
5 23 (12.11%) Change Management
6 17 (8.95%) Release Management
7 15 (7.89%) OO
7 15 (7.89%) Scrum
8 13 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (6.84%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (6.84%) Service Management
8 13 (6.84%) Technical Analysis
9 12 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.32%) Virtual Team Management
10 11 (5.79%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 10 (5.26%) Web Development
12 9 (4.74%) Logistics
12 9 (4.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (25.79%) SQL
2 45 (23.68%) Java
3 29 (15.26%) C
4 23 (12.11%) C#
5 22 (11.58%) C++
6 16 (8.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.37%) Assembly Language
8 10 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.74%) PHP
10 7 (3.68%) Perl
10 7 (3.68%) Python
10 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.16%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.16%) VC++
12 5 (2.63%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.05%) VBA
14 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 53 (27.89%) Degree
2 44 (23.16%) Security Cleared
3 40 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 26 (13.68%) MCDST
4 26 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.89%) CCNP
5 15 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (7.37%) MCP
7 13 (6.84%) CCNA
8 9 (4.74%) CCIE
9 6 (3.16%) ISEB
10 5 (2.63%) HND
11 4 (2.11%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (2.11%) HNC
12 3 (1.58%) CCNP Voice
13 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.53%) IIBA
14 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.21%) QA
3 4 (2.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.58%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.53%) ECSS
5 1 (0.53%) GxP
5 1 (0.53%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (6.32%) SCCM
3 3 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.58%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.05%) Kibana
4 2 (1.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.05%) Oracle
3 13 (6.84%) Avaya
3 13 (6.84%) Cisco
4 12 (6.32%) Becrypt
5 4 (2.11%) IBM
5 4 (2.11%) SAP
6 3 (1.58%) CA
6 3 (1.58%) EMC
6 3 (1.58%) Remedy
7 2 (1.05%) Anaplan
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos
7 2 (1.05%) HP
7 2 (1.05%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.05%) Infor
7 2 (1.05%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.53%) New Relic
8 1 (0.53%) SOASTA, Inc
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: circa £33,000 p.a + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon
TDA Group
Salary: £50 per annum + shares+benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago