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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 79 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 22 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.14% 1.67% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.25% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
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
848 712 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.65% 74.24% 78.91%
Number of salaries quoted 705 574 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 -2 5 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Cheltenham - 2 £47,500 -
Filton - 1 - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (70.21%) Management Information System
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 32 (68.09%) DV Cleared
3 30 (63.83%) C
4 26 (55.32%) Military
4 26 (55.32%) Information Security
4 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (48.94%) Time Management
5 23 (48.94%) DevOps
6 16 (34.04%) Rational DOORS
7 15 (31.91%) Test Planning
8 14 (29.79%) Project Management
9 13 (27.66%) Service Management
9 13 (27.66%) ITIL
9 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
9 13 (27.66%) TOGAF
9 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
9 13 (27.66%) Use Case
9 13 (27.66%) MODAF
9 13 (27.66%) Requirements Management
9 13 (27.66%) Scrum
9 13 (27.66%) Performance Metrics
9 13 (27.66%) SDLC
10 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
10 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (21.28%) Python
10 10 (21.28%) C++
10 10 (21.28%) Java
10 10 (21.28%) Perl
11 9 (19.15%) Degree

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (10.64%) CICS
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Carbide.c++
3 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (55.32%) Military
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.13%) Support Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) Design Engineer
4 1 (2.13%) Project Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (2.13%) IT Support
4 1 (2.13%) Project Support Consultant
4 1 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (70.21%) Management Information System
2 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 13 (27.66%) Performance Metrics
3 6 (12.77%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.38%) RMADS
4 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) CESG
5 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Information Security
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Time Management
2 23 (48.94%) DevOps
3 15 (31.91%) Test Planning
4 14 (29.79%) Project Management
5 13 (27.66%) Service Management
5 13 (27.66%) Scrum
5 13 (27.66%) MODAF
5 13 (27.66%) Requirements Management
5 13 (27.66%) Use Case
5 13 (27.66%) TOGAF
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
5 13 (27.66%) SDLC
6 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Test Management
7 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) C
2 10 (21.28%) C++
2 10 (21.28%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) Perl
2 10 (21.28%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 32 (68.09%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.15%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) EMC
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