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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 76 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.22% 1.86% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.46% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 10
Average salary £47,500 £38,100 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.67% +55.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
860 733 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.85% 75.88% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 710 603 597
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £51,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Validation
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Validation
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Gloucester -13 6 £58,000 +93.33% 1
Cheltenham +2 2 £47,500 - 1
Filton - 1 - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) DV Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) Management Information System
3 28 (56.00%) C
4 27 (54.00%) Military
5 26 (52.00%) Information Security
6 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (44.00%) Time Management
7 22 (44.00%) DevOps
8 17 (34.00%) Rational DOORS
9 15 (30.00%) Test Planning
10 13 (26.00%) SDLC
10 13 (26.00%) Project Management
11 12 (24.00%) Service Management
11 12 (24.00%) ITIL
11 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
11 12 (24.00%) Use Case
11 12 (24.00%) MODAF
11 12 (24.00%) Requirements Management
11 12 (24.00%) Degree
11 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 12 (24.00%) TOGAF
11 12 (24.00%) Scrum
11 12 (24.00%) Performance Metrics
12 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.00%) Python
12 10 (20.00%) C++
12 10 (20.00%) Java
12 10 (20.00%) Perl

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (12.00%) CICS
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.00%) Carbide.c++
General
1 27 (54.00%) Military
2 6 (12.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (2.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Project Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) IT Support
4 1 (2.00%) Project Support Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (64.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.00%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.00%) RMADS
5 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Information Security
2 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) Time Management
3 22 (44.00%) DevOps
4 15 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 13 (26.00%) SDLC
5 13 (26.00%) Project Management
6 12 (24.00%) Service Management
6 12 (24.00%) ITIL
6 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (24.00%) Use Case
6 12 (24.00%) MODAF
6 12 (24.00%) Requirements Management
6 12 (24.00%) TOGAF
6 12 (24.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Test Management
8 5 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C
2 10 (20.00%) Python
2 10 (20.00%) C++
2 10 (20.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) CISSP
5 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) EMC
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago