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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 72 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.25% 0.73% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.95% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £53,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
880 632 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.19% 76.51% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 732 519 523
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Cheltenham -3 5 £60,000 - 1
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (69.57%) C
2 31 (67.39%) DV Cleared
2 31 (67.39%) Security Cleared
3 26 (56.52%) Management Information System
4 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (47.83%) Information Security
6 21 (45.65%) Military
6 21 (45.65%) Time Management
6 21 (45.65%) DevOps
7 19 (41.30%) Rational DOORS
7 19 (41.30%) Requirements Management
7 19 (41.30%) Project Management
8 16 (34.78%) Scrum
9 15 (32.61%) Data Modelling
9 15 (32.61%) ITIL
9 15 (32.61%) MODAF
9 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
9 15 (32.61%) Service Management
9 15 (32.61%) TOGAF
9 15 (32.61%) Use Case
9 15 (32.61%) Performance Metrics
10 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
11 8 (17.39%) SDLC
12 6 (13.04%) zSecure
12 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
12 6 (13.04%) RACF
12 6 (13.04%) Python
12 6 (13.04%) C++
12 6 (13.04%) Java
12 6 (13.04%) Perl

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (10.87%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Wireless
1 4 (8.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (13.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Carbide.c++
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (45.65%) Military
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
2 15 (32.61%) Performance Metrics
3 6 (13.04%) Mainframe
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) zOS
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Information Security
3 21 (45.65%) Time Management
3 21 (45.65%) DevOps
4 19 (41.30%) Requirements Management
4 19 (41.30%) Project Management
5 16 (34.78%) Scrum
6 15 (32.61%) Use Case
6 15 (32.61%) Service Management
6 15 (32.61%) ITIL
6 15 (32.61%) Data Modelling
6 15 (32.61%) TOGAF
6 15 (32.61%) MODAF
7 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
8 8 (17.39%) SDLC
9 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 6 (13.04%) Test Management
9 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C
2 6 (13.04%) C++
2 6 (13.04%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) Perl
2 6 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) DV Cleared
1 31 (67.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) HND
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) PCI QSA
4 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) RACF
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) zSecure
2 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) EMC
1 1 (2.17%) VMware
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