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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 91 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.01% 0.97% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.30% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.52% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +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
955 693 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 74.68% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 794 577 597
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Tewkesbury - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucester +7 1 £50,000 -27.00%
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) C
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) HTTP
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) DB2
7 1 (5.56%) IIS
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) ISEB
7 1 (5.56%) CISSP
7 1 (5.56%) CICS
7 1 (5.56%) zOS
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) RACF
7 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) Military
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Testing Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) RMADS
1 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Test Management
2 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
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