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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 96 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 17 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.45% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.03% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -17.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1040 874 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.96% 89.73% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 876 671 825
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -2 5 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) C
4 21 (50.00%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (42.86%) Linux
6 17 (40.48%) Python
6 17 (40.48%) Perl
6 17 (40.48%) Cucumber
6 17 (40.48%) Selenium
6 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (40.48%) SDLC
7 16 (38.10%) DevOps
7 16 (38.10%) Scrum
7 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
7 16 (38.10%) C++
7 16 (38.10%) Java
8 15 (35.71%) ITIL
8 15 (35.71%) MODAF
9 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 14 (33.33%) Service Management
10 12 (28.57%) Project Management
10 12 (28.57%) Time Management
10 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (26.19%) V-Model
11 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
12 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
12 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared

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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 8 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
1 7 (16.67%) Junos
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) RS-232
3 1 (2.38%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Cucumber
1 17 (40.48%) Selenium
2 9 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.90%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Military
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Integration Engineer
1 17 (40.48%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 17 (40.48%) Test Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Integration Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Architect
4 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Software Test Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML5
1 1 (2.38%) jQuery
1 1 (2.38%) JSON
1 1 (2.38%) LAMP
1 1 (2.38%) REST
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 7 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (40.48%) SDLC
3 16 (38.10%) DevOps
3 16 (38.10%) Scrum
4 15 (35.71%) ITIL
4 15 (35.71%) MODAF
5 14 (33.33%) Service Management
5 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (28.57%) Project Management
6 12 (28.57%) Time Management
7 11 (26.19%) V-Model
8 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
8 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
9 9 (21.43%) Requirements Management
9 9 (21.43%) Use Case
10 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
10 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
10 8 (19.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) C
2 17 (40.48%) Perl
2 17 (40.48%) Python
3 16 (38.10%) C++
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 7 (16.67%) CCNA
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (16.67%) GIAC
5 7 (16.67%) GSEC
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 7 (16.67%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 7 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (7.14%) Dell
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Flexible + bonus and benefits
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