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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 182 211 178
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Permanent jobs citing Validation 61 49 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.67% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.79% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 69
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £28,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
5378 6225 6281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.52% 84.99% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 5249 5014
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +6 21 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Essex +9 17 £57,500 +53.33%
Cambridgeshire +25 15 £50,000 +29.03% 6
Suffolk +3 5 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Bedfordshire +14 3 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 46 (25.84%) Java
2 42 (23.60%) Degree
3 39 (21.91%) Finance
3 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (20.22%) SQL
4 36 (20.22%) Linux
4 36 (20.22%) Security Cleared
5 33 (18.54%) SC Cleared
5 33 (18.54%) Software Engineering
6 31 (17.42%) ITIL
7 30 (16.85%) Telecoms
8 29 (16.29%) C
9 28 (15.73%) C++
10 26 (14.61%) J2EE
10 26 (14.61%) Spring
11 25 (14.04%) Electronics
12 23 (12.92%) SDLC
13 22 (12.36%) Verilog
13 22 (12.36%) C#
14 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
14 21 (11.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (11.80%) Change Management
14 21 (11.80%) MCDST
14 21 (11.80%) Incident Management
15 18 (10.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 18 (10.11%) Retail
15 18 (10.11%) Firmware
15 18 (10.11%) Struts
16 17 (9.55%) JavaScript
16 17 (9.55%) Oracle

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 (4.49%) Apache
2 6 (3.37%) JBoss
3 2 (1.12%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Office
2 9 (5.06%) GNU Octave
2 9 (5.06%) Simulink
3 5 (2.81%) AutoCAD
3 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.12%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.56%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) VPN
2 12 (6.74%) BGP
2 12 (6.74%) EIGRP
2 12 (6.74%) LAN
2 12 (6.74%) WAN
3 11 (6.18%) Converged Networks
4 10 (5.62%) OSPF
4 10 (5.62%) RIP
5 9 (5.06%) CDMA
5 9 (5.06%) Software-Defined Radio
5 9 (5.06%) TDMA
6 6 (3.37%) SSL
7 3 (1.69%) MPLS
7 3 (1.69%) Wireless
8 2 (1.12%) 3G
8 2 (1.12%) 3GPP
8 2 (1.12%) GSM
8 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.12%) WCDMA
8 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.49%) MySQL
4 7 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.25%) GIS
8 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.56%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.06%) HP UFT
3 8 (4.49%) JIRA
3 8 (4.49%) Mercurial
3 8 (4.49%) Subversion
4 7 (3.93%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.37%) Gerrit
5 6 (3.37%) Gradle
5 6 (3.37%) JUnit
6 5 (2.81%) NUnit
6 5 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.69%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.12%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.56%) Jtest
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (21.91%) Finance
2 30 (16.85%) Telecoms
3 25 (14.04%) Electronics
4 18 (10.11%) Retail
5 10 (5.62%) Front Office
5 10 (5.62%) Marketing
6 9 (5.06%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.93%) Automotive
8 5 (2.81%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.69%) Military
9 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.12%) Banking
10 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.12%) Publishing
10 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (20.22%) Developer
2 26 (14.61%) Analyst
3 16 (8.99%) Electronics Engineer
3 16 (8.99%) Software Developer
4 14 (7.87%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.74%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 11 (6.18%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Java Web Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Network Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Technical Support
7 11 (6.18%) Technical Support Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.61%) J2EE
1 26 (14.61%) Spring
2 18 (10.11%) Struts
3 16 (8.99%) HTML
4 15 (8.43%) HTML5
5 12 (6.74%) .NET
5 12 (6.74%) Web Services
6 11 (6.18%) Struts2
7 10 (5.62%) CSS
8 8 (4.49%) CSS3
8 8 (4.49%) jQuery
8 8 (4.49%) Middleware
9 6 (3.37%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.37%) COM+
9 6 (3.37%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.37%) JSON
9 6 (3.37%) SOAP
9 6 (3.37%) WSDL
9 6 (3.37%) XML
9 6 (3.37%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Verilog
2 18 (10.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 17 (9.55%) Algorithms
4 16 (8.99%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (8.99%) Management Information System
5 13 (7.30%) Device Driver
5 13 (7.30%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.30%) VHDL
5 13 (7.30%) Virtual Team
6 12 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.74%) Data Centre
7 11 (6.18%) Blackberry
7 11 (6.18%) Handset
8 8 (4.49%) Data Structures
9 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.81%) Economics
11 3 (1.69%) CESG
12 2 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.12%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.22%) Linux
2 16 (8.99%) Windows
3 11 (6.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.18%) Windows XP
4 8 (4.49%) Unix
5 4 (2.25%) Android
5 4 (2.25%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.54%) Software Engineering
3 31 (17.42%) ITIL
4 23 (12.92%) SDLC
5 21 (11.80%) Change Management
5 21 (11.80%) Incident Management
6 17 (9.55%) Release Management
7 16 (8.99%) OO
7 16 (8.99%) Scrum
8 13 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.74%) Virtual Team Management
10 11 (6.18%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (6.18%) Web Development
11 10 (5.62%) Data Analysis
11 10 (5.62%) MVC
11 10 (5.62%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.62%) Service Management
11 10 (5.62%) TDD
11 10 (5.62%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.84%) Java
2 36 (20.22%) SQL
3 29 (16.29%) C
4 28 (15.73%) C++
5 22 (12.36%) C#
6 17 (9.55%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.99%) Assembly Language
8 11 (6.18%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.62%) PHP
10 8 (4.49%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.93%) Python
12 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.37%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.37%) VC++
13 5 (2.81%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.81%) Perl
14 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (23.60%) Degree
2 36 (20.22%) Security Cleared
3 33 (18.54%) SC Cleared
4 21 (11.80%) MCDST
4 21 (11.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (7.30%) CCNP
5 13 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.18%) CCNA
7 10 (5.62%) CCIE
7 10 (5.62%) MCP
8 7 (3.93%) ISEB
9 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.56%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.56%) HND
11 1 (0.56%) IIBA
11 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.06%) QA
3 4 (2.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.69%) ECSS
4 3 (1.69%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.56%) GxP
5 1 (0.56%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) Firmware
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) KVM
3 2 (1.12%) QEMU
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.12%) Xen
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.30%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.18%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) Kibana
3 2 (1.12%) logstash
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.55%) Oracle
3 11 (6.18%) Avaya
3 11 (6.18%) Becrypt
3 11 (6.18%) Cisco
4 9 (5.06%) Xilinx
5 3 (1.69%) EMC
5 3 (1.69%) HP
6 2 (1.12%) IBM
6 2 (1.12%) Intel
6 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.12%) SAP
6 2 (1.12%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe
7 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.56%) CA
7 1 (0.56%) New Relic
7 1 (0.56%) Remedy
7 1 (0.56%) SOASTA, Inc
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