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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 156 225 182
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -43
Permanent jobs citing Validation 96 51 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 0.66% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.78% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 75
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
5613 6515 6592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.15% 84.93% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4728 5387 5437
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 26 July 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 July 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 +52 46 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Essex +6 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £45,000 +30.17% 9
Suffolk +15 13 £45,000 -15.88% 1
Bedfordshire +25 5 £42,500 +4.93%
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 53 (25.00%) Degree
3 48 (22.64%) SC Cleared
4 47 (22.17%) SQL
5 44 (20.75%) ITIL
6 41 (19.34%) Finance
7 39 (18.40%) Linux
8 36 (16.98%) Java
9 35 (16.51%) Electronics
10 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
10 31 (14.62%) C
10 31 (14.62%) Telecoms
11 30 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (14.15%) MCDST
11 30 (14.15%) Incident Management
12 26 (12.26%) Change Management
13 25 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (11.79%) Software Engineering
14 23 (10.85%) Management Information System
14 23 (10.85%) SQL Server
14 23 (10.85%) Unix
14 23 (10.85%) SDLC
15 22 (10.38%) Marketing
15 22 (10.38%) J2EE
15 22 (10.38%) Retail
16 21 (9.91%) Oracle
17 20 (9.43%) Relational Database
18 19 (8.96%) Service Management
19 18 (8.49%) Manufacturing
19 18 (8.49%) Spring

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 (0.94%) Apache
1 2 (0.94%) Confluence
1 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (0.94%) JBoss
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (8.49%) MS Excel
1 18 (8.49%) MS Office
2 6 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.89%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.42%) Simulink
5 2 (0.94%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.47%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.47%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Remedy AR System
1 3 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.94%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.55%) VPN
2 14 (6.60%) Converged Networks
3 10 (4.72%) BGP
3 10 (4.72%) EIGRP
3 10 (4.72%) LAN
3 10 (4.72%) WAN
4 8 (3.77%) MPLS
4 8 (3.77%) OSPF
4 8 (3.77%) RIP
5 6 (2.83%) Cisco ICM
5 6 (2.83%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (2.83%) Firewall
6 2 (0.94%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.47%) LDAP
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.30%) MySQL
3 7 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.89%) GIS
5 4 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (4.72%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.77%) Subversion
3 6 (2.83%) Mercurial
4 5 (2.36%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (1.89%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.42%) JIRA
7 2 (0.94%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.94%) Gradle
7 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.94%) JUnit
7 2 (0.94%) NUnit
7 2 (0.94%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.47%) JMeter
8 1 (0.47%) Jtest
8 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 41 (19.34%) Finance
2 35 (16.51%) Electronics
3 31 (14.62%) Telecoms
4 22 (10.38%) Marketing
4 22 (10.38%) Retail
5 18 (8.49%) Manufacturing
6 16 (7.55%) Front Office
7 9 (4.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (3.77%) Military
9 6 (2.83%) Automotive
10 5 (2.36%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.89%) Advertising
11 4 (1.89%) Games
12 3 (1.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.94%) Banking
13 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (16.04%) Analyst
2 29 (13.68%) Developer
3 20 (9.43%) Technical Support
4 18 (8.49%) Electronics Engineer
5 16 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.55%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (6.60%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 14 (6.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) Technical Support Engineer
8 10 (4.72%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (4.72%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.72%) Java Web Developer
8 10 (4.72%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.38%) J2EE
2 18 (8.49%) Spring
3 12 (5.66%) Struts
4 10 (4.72%) Struts2
5 9 (4.25%) HTML
5 9 (4.25%) HTML5
6 8 (3.77%) .NET
6 8 (3.77%) Middleware
6 8 (3.77%) Web Services
7 7 (3.30%) CSS
8 6 (2.83%) CSS3
8 6 (2.83%) jQuery
9 4 (1.89%) DirectX
9 4 (1.89%) OpenGL
9 4 (1.89%) OpenGL ES
10 2 (0.94%) COM+
10 2 (0.94%) SOAP
10 2 (0.94%) WSDL
10 2 (0.94%) XML
10 2 (0.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.85%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (6.13%) Verilog
3 13 (6.13%) VHDL
4 12 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.66%) Handset
5 10 (4.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (4.72%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.72%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.77%) CESG
7 7 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.30%) Informatics
8 6 (2.83%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.83%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.83%) e-Health
9 5 (2.36%) Economics
10 4 (1.89%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.40%) Linux
2 23 (10.85%) Unix
3 15 (7.08%) Windows
4 12 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.66%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.89%) Android
5 4 (1.89%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.75%) ITIL
2 30 (14.15%) Incident Management
3 26 (12.26%) Change Management
4 25 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.79%) Software Engineering
5 23 (10.85%) SDLC
6 19 (8.96%) Service Management
7 16 (7.55%) Release Management
7 16 (7.55%) Technical Analysis
8 15 (7.08%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (6.60%) OO
10 13 (6.13%) Scrum
11 12 (5.66%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.19%) Bioinformatics
12 11 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.72%) Data Analysis
13 10 (4.72%) Virtual Team Management
13 10 (4.72%) Web Development
14 9 (4.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.17%) SQL
2 36 (16.98%) Java
3 31 (14.62%) C
4 16 (7.55%) C#
4 16 (7.55%) C++
5 15 (7.08%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.60%) Assembly Language
7 13 (6.13%) Perl
8 10 (4.72%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.25%) Python
10 8 (3.77%) PHP
11 5 (2.36%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.42%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.94%) VBA
14 2 (0.94%) VC++
15 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 54 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 53 (25.00%) Degree
3 48 (22.64%) SC Cleared
4 30 (14.15%) MCDST
4 30 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (8.49%) MCP
6 16 (7.55%) CCNP
6 16 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (6.60%) CCNA
8 7 (3.30%) CCIE
8 7 (3.30%) HND
8 7 (3.30%) ISEB
9 6 (2.83%) CCNP Voice
9 6 (2.83%) HNC
10 5 (2.36%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.89%) PhD
12 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.47%) CISSP
13 1 (0.47%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.25%) QA
3 4 (1.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.42%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.94%) GMP
6 1 (0.47%) GxP
6 1 (0.47%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) Firmware
2 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (5.66%) SCCM
2 7 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.94%) Kibana
4 2 (0.94%) logstash
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.91%) Oracle
3 15 (7.08%) Cisco
4 14 (6.60%) Avaya
5 12 (5.66%) Becrypt
6 9 (4.25%) Remedy
7 7 (3.30%) SAP
8 6 (2.83%) CA
9 4 (1.89%) IBM
10 3 (1.42%) BMC
10 3 (1.42%) EMC
10 3 (1.42%) HP
11 2 (0.94%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.94%) Cognos
11 2 (0.94%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.94%) Infor
12 1 (0.47%) Altera
12 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.47%) Mentor Graphics
12 1 (0.47%) Xilinx
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
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