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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 88 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.07% 1.52% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.78% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,337 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +3.75%
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
920 844 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.07% 85.25% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 766 722 747
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 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 -18 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 5 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Data Management
3 8 (44.44%) SAS
3 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
3 8 (44.44%) ProductWriter
3 8 (44.44%) Cognos
4 7 (38.89%) Logistics
4 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) VBA
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) ISMS
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (11.11%) SAN
7 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (44.44%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) ProductWriter Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) openSUSE
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Data Management
1 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Logistics
2 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ISMS
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) VBA
1 5 (27.78%) Python
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) VCP5
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Cognos
3 7 (38.89%) VMware