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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 77 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.76% 1.87% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.17% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -21.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £54,050 £63,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
803 876 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.14% 86.22% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 543 729 608
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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
(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 - 2 £43,750 - 1
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (54.55%) C
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
4 13 (39.39%) MODAF
5 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 10 (30.30%) Project Management
6 10 (30.30%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) SysML
8 8 (24.24%) Requirements Management
8 8 (24.24%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) Military
8 8 (24.24%) Information Security
8 8 (24.24%) ITIL
8 8 (24.24%) UML
8 8 (24.24%) DevOps
9 7 (21.21%) Time Management
9 7 (21.21%) Use Case
9 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
9 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (18.18%) Service Management
10 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (18.18%) SDLC
11 5 (15.15%) Big Data

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Wireless
1 5 (15.15%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Big Data
1 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Military
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) CESG
4 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) MODAF
3 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 10 (30.30%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) DevOps
5 8 (24.24%) Information Security
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) Requirements Management
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) SysML
5 8 (24.24%) UML
6 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.21%) Time Management
6 7 (21.21%) Use Case
7 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 6 (18.18%) SDLC
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) HND
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) CLAS
6 1 (3.03%) CRISC
6 1 (3.03%) ISEB
6 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) VMware
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