The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Validation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation Engineer
Rank 887 930 962
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 14 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Validation Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Validation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Validation Engineer in the job title.

Validation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Validation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Validation Engineer Salary Trend in England

Validation Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
East of England +43 9 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Validation Engineer
UK

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Validation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Validation Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Validation
2 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) SDLC
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (28.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 8 (28.57%) Change Control
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Electronics
7 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) JIRA
8 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
8 5 (17.86%) ERP
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) CRM
9 4 (14.29%) SAP
9 4 (14.29%) GxP
9 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.29%) GIS
9 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
9 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.29%) SAP ERP
10 3 (10.71%) ECSS
10 3 (10.71%) BDD
10 3 (10.71%) Issue Tracking

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) GPRS
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) IPsec
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
1 1 (3.57%) PPP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) UMTS
1 1 (3.57%) VSAT
1 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) CANoe
4 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
General
1 7 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 3 (10.71%) Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) Automotive
6 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.14%) RESTful
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (7.14%) Verilog
1 2 (7.14%) VHDL
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) HPUX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Validation
2 11 (39.29%) SDLC
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Change Control
4 8 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Ada
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (14.29%) GxP
3 3 (10.71%) ECSS
3 3 (10.71%) QA
4 1 (3.57%) Def Stans
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) EMC
2 3 (10.71%) QNX
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian