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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 69 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 38 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.39% 3.01% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.49% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 4
Median salary £47,500 £41,750 £34,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% +22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £53,430
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
980 975 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.50% 86.21% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 647 766 654
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Cheltenham +11 16 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Tewkesbury +10 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucester -2 1 - - 1
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (59.62%) Integration Testing
2 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
4 23 (44.23%) Scrum
4 23 (44.23%) C
5 22 (42.31%) DevOps
6 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
7 20 (38.46%) V-Model
8 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
8 19 (36.54%) Windows
8 19 (36.54%) Linux
8 19 (36.54%) UML
9 18 (34.62%) Python
9 18 (34.62%) Perl
9 18 (34.62%) Oracle
9 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
9 18 (34.62%) System Testing
9 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (34.62%) Selenium
9 18 (34.62%) Performance Testing
9 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
9 18 (34.62%) System Integration Testing
9 18 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (34.62%) Waterfall
9 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
9 18 (34.62%) SDLC
10 16 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
10 16 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
10 16 (30.77%) Manual Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
1 18 (34.62%) Selenium
2 4 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.54%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) Integration Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) Test Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Requirements Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Requirements Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Validation Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Cost Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) WPF
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XForms
2 1 (1.92%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) XSD
2 1 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Integration Testing
2 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (44.23%) Scrum
4 22 (42.31%) DevOps
5 20 (38.46%) V-Model
6 19 (36.54%) UML
7 18 (34.62%) Automation Testing
7 18 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (34.62%) Performance Testing
7 18 (34.62%) SDLC
7 18 (34.62%) System Integration Testing
7 18 (34.62%) System Testing
7 18 (34.62%) Waterfall
8 16 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
8 16 (30.77%) Manual Testing
8 16 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 16 (30.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C
2 18 (34.62%) Perl
2 18 (34.62%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) XPath
5 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Rally
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