The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 87 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.22% 1.35% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.58% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.19%
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.18% -
Validation
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
917 885 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 79.88% 85.18% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 767 764 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Validation
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the East Sussex region.

Validation Salary Trend in East Sussex

Validation
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 5 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Data Management
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (40.00%) SAS
4 8 (40.00%) Cognos
4 8 (40.00%) ProductWriter
4 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Logistics
5 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) VBA
7 5 (25.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (10.00%) Replication
8 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (10.00%) SIEM
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (10.00%) VCP5
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Software Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Integration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) ProductWriter Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) openSUSE
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Management
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Logistics
3 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) ISMS
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (10.00%) SIEM
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) VBA
1 5 (25.00%) Python
1 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) VCP5
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cognos
3 7 (35.00%) VMware