The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 67 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 0.38% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.46% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £66,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.21% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
Validation
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 435 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 85.10% 81.92% 71.55%
Number of salaries quoted 459 376 380
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Validation
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Guildford region.

Validation Salary Trend in Guildford

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Life Science
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Informatics
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Biotechnology
4 2 (33.33%) LIMS
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (16.67%) 4G
5 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (16.67%) Talend
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 1 (16.67%) Greenplum
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (16.67%) LTE
5 1 (16.67%) Telnet

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
1 1 (16.67%) Telnet
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Product Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Life Science
3 2 (33.33%) Informatics
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Biotechnology
3 2 (33.33%) LIMS
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (16.67%) Talend
1 1 (16.67%) Greenplum
1 1 (16.67%) Huawei
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Nortel
1 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects