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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 70 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.48% 1.29% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.79% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
506 503 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.48% 72.27% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 465 452 617
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 7 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (50.00%) User Stories
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WLAN
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) TETRA
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WLAN
1 5 (35.71%) Wireless
1 5 (35.71%) TETRA
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) 2G
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) Telnet
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) NUnit
1 7 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Radio Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Design Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Development Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Development Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Software Development Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Workflow Management
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (50.00%) Workflow
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Code Coverage
1 7 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (7.14%) ETL
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Nortel
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (7.14%) Greenplum
2 1 (7.14%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago