The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.01% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -3.01%
Validation
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 71.72% 87.62% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 87 75
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Validation
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Validation Salary Trend in Gatwick

Validation
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress