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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 103 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.50% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.31% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £42,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1093 636 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.41% 81.54% 68.17%
Number of salaries quoted 931 571 655
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram 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 21 August 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
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 - -
Eastbourne - 2 £35,000 -
Brighton -29 1 £25,000 -41.17%
Hove - 1 £50,000 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 25 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 7 (53.85%) Cognos
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) MS Access
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) SAS
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ProductWriter
6 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
7 1 (7.69%) ODBC
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) Firmware
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Data Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft