The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 31 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.69% 0.50% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.65% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £67,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
Validation
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 153 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 70.79% 76.12% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 113 127 195
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Validation
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Validation Salary Trend in Farnborough

Validation
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telelogic
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Telelogic
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP