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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 74 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 33 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.88% 1.11% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.46% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Average salary £41,750 £30,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.16% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £54,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
943 684 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.29% 76.08% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 736 600 638
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 April 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram 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 27 April 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 -10 8 £46,250 +85.00%
Cheltenham +2 1 £47,500 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £21,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Filton - 1 - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 34 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (66.00%) DV Cleared
3 29 (58.00%) Management Information System
4 27 (54.00%) C
5 24 (48.00%) Military
6 23 (46.00%) Information Security
6 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (38.00%) Time Management
7 19 (38.00%) DevOps
8 15 (30.00%) Test Planning
9 14 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (22.00%) Degree
11 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (20.00%) Project Management
11 10 (20.00%) C++
11 10 (20.00%) Java
11 10 (20.00%) Perl
11 10 (20.00%) Python
12 9 (18.00%) ITIL
12 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (18.00%) Service Management
12 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
12 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.00%) Use Case
12 9 (18.00%) Requirements Management
12 9 (18.00%) MODAF
12 9 (18.00%) Scrum
12 9 (18.00%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (16.00%) Aerospace

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) Internet
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Carbide.c++
3 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (48.00%) Military
2 8 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Project Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) IT Support
5 1 (2.00%) Project Support Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Testing Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.00%) Performance Metrics
3 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (8.00%) RMADS
4 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) CESG
5 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Information Security
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Time Management
2 19 (38.00%) DevOps
3 15 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (18.00%) Service Management
5 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 9 (18.00%) MODAF
5 9 (18.00%) Requirements Management
5 9 (18.00%) Use Case
5 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (18.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Test Management
6 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 5 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) C
2 10 (20.00%) C++
2 10 (20.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) Perl
2 10 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (66.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.00%) PhD
6 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) EMC
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
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