The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 94 93 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Validation 11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.63% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.74% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,750 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
Validation
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1042 1088 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.56% 85.33% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 779 877 649
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Validation
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Validation Salary Trend in Essex

Validation
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Essex

Validation
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Chelmsford +13 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) Struts
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Document Management
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Automotive
3 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) JSP
5 3 (18.75%) Servlets
5 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
5 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) JavaBeans
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Legal
5 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
5 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) JPA
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 6 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) Struts
2 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 3 (18.75%) JavaBeans
3 3 (18.75%) JPA
3 3 (18.75%) JSP
3 3 (18.75%) Servlets
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) WSDL
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (12.50%) Biology
3 2 (12.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Document Management
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Microscopy
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago