The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 85 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.00% 2.02% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.32% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Median salary £42,500 £53,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.56% +25.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
940 862 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 89.52% 86.90% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 765 714 555
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Validation
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gloucester - 7 £35,000 - 4
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 27 (48.21%) DV Cleared
3 27 (48.21%) Scrum
3 27 (48.21%) DevOps
4 26 (46.43%) Linux
4 26 (46.43%) Integration Testing
5 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (44.64%) Selenium
5 25 (44.64%) Cucumber
5 25 (44.64%) Perl
5 25 (44.64%) C
5 25 (44.64%) Python
5 25 (44.64%) SDLC
6 24 (42.86%) V-Model
7 22 (39.29%) Waterfall
7 22 (39.29%) Windows
8 20 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (33.93%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (33.93%) Automation Testing
9 19 (33.93%) System Testing
9 19 (33.93%) Performance Testing
9 19 (33.93%) Risk Analysis
9 19 (33.93%) Software Engineering
9 19 (33.93%) Oracle
9 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
9 19 (33.93%) System Integration Testing
10 18 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
10 18 (32.14%) Manual Testing
10 18 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
1 3 (5.36%) Junos
1 3 (5.36%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) RS-232
2 1 (1.79%) RS-485
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Cucumber
1 25 (44.64%) Selenium
2 5 (8.93%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 9 (16.07%) Electronics
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Military
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Integration Engineer
1 25 (44.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 25 (44.64%) Test Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Requirements Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Quality Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Validation Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Requirements Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Test Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
1 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.93%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) DevOps
2 27 (48.21%) Scrum
3 26 (46.43%) Integration Testing
4 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (44.64%) SDLC
5 24 (42.86%) V-Model
6 22 (39.29%) Waterfall
7 20 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (33.93%) Automation Testing
8 19 (33.93%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (33.93%) Performance Testing
8 19 (33.93%) Risk Analysis
8 19 (33.93%) Software Engineering
8 19 (33.93%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (33.93%) System Testing
9 18 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
9 18 (32.14%) Manual Testing
9 18 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) C
1 25 (44.64%) Perl
1 25 (44.64%) Python
2 6 (10.71%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) C++
2 6 (10.71%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 27 (48.21%) DV Cleared
3 17 (30.36%) SC Cleared
4 12 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) CCNA
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.36%) GIAC
5 3 (5.36%) GSEC
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.36%) MBCS
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Firmware
2 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.79%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.79%) zSecure
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 3 (5.36%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.36%) Juniper
5 2 (3.57%) Dell
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
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