The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 68 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.43% 0.80% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.09% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% +9.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
633 644 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.42% 73.85% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 549 520 410
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Guildford

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Code Coverage
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Workflow
4 7 (36.84%) NUnit
4 7 (36.84%) Workflow Management
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (36.84%) User Stories
5 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) C++
5 6 (31.58%) C
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
5 6 (31.58%) WLAN
5 6 (31.58%) Wireless
5 6 (31.58%) TETRA
6 5 (26.32%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) PACS
7 4 (21.05%) Image Processing
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Embedded C

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WLAN
1 6 (31.58%) Wireless
1 6 (31.58%) TETRA
2 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (36.84%) NUnit
2 7 (36.84%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Design Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Radio Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Development Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Development Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Development Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PACS
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Code Coverage
2 7 (36.84%) Workflow
2 7 (36.84%) Workflow Management
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
2 7 (36.84%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) Image Processing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft