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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 70 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.59% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £66,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.90% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -2.35%
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
553 560 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.05% 81.87% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 491 492 458
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 March 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%) Product Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
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%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) LIMS
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Informatics
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Biotechnology
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Product Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Commercial Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Life Science
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) LIMS
3 2 (33.33%) Informatics
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Biotechnology
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%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper