The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 71 136 127
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 66 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.25% 0.78% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 0.94% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 22
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1723 2011 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.84% 83.00% 82.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1635 1784
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Validation
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Stevenage +12 22 £37,500 -11.76%
Hemel Hempstead +22 12 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 10 £41,500 -
St Albans +25 8 £47,500 +7.95%
Hertford - 4 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £30,000 - 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 41 (37.61%) Security Cleared
2 40 (36.70%) SC Cleared
3 35 (32.11%) ITIL
4 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (27.52%) MCDST
5 28 (25.69%) Incident Management
5 28 (25.69%) Finance
6 23 (21.10%) Management Information System
6 23 (21.10%) SQL
7 22 (20.18%) Java
7 22 (20.18%) J2EE
8 21 (19.27%) Service Management
8 21 (19.27%) Retail
9 18 (16.51%) MCP
10 16 (14.68%) Oracle
10 16 (14.68%) Front Office
10 16 (14.68%) Technical Analysis
10 16 (14.68%) Data Centre
11 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
11 15 (13.76%) Change Management
11 15 (13.76%) C
12 14 (12.84%) Windows
12 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
12 14 (12.84%) CCNP
12 14 (12.84%) VPN
12 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (12.84%) Degree
12 14 (12.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (11.93%) Manufacturing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (11.01%) MS Office
2 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (4.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.83%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.83%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.83%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.84%) VPN
2 12 (11.01%) Converged Networks
3 8 (7.34%) BGP
3 8 (7.34%) EIGRP
3 8 (7.34%) LAN
3 8 (7.34%) MPLS
3 8 (7.34%) WAN
4 6 (5.50%) Cisco ICM
4 6 (5.50%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (5.50%) OSPF
4 6 (5.50%) RIP
5 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
1 8 (7.34%) Subversion
2 5 (4.59%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.83%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 21 (19.27%) Retail
3 16 (14.68%) Front Office
4 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
5 13 (11.93%) Manufacturing
6 9 (8.26%) Military
7 5 (4.59%) Aerospace
7 5 (4.59%) Automotive
7 5 (4.59%) Electronics
7 5 (4.59%) Marketing
7 5 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.83%) Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) Analyst
2 23 (21.10%) Developer
3 14 (12.84%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (12.84%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 14 (12.84%) Technical Support
4 12 (11.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Test Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (9.17%) J2EE Web Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Java Web Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Security Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) J2EE
2 10 (9.17%) Spring
2 10 (9.17%) Struts
2 10 (9.17%) Struts2
3 8 (7.34%) Middleware
4 6 (5.50%) Web Services
5 4 (3.67%) DirectX
5 4 (3.67%) OpenGL
5 4 (3.67%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.68%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.01%) Blackberry
3 12 (11.01%) Handset
4 9 (8.26%) CESG
5 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.34%) Virtual Team
6 6 (5.50%) Driving Licence
6 6 (5.50%) e-Health
7 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.59%) Economics
8 4 (3.67%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.67%) PMI
9 2 (1.83%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.92%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 13 (11.93%) Linux
3 12 (11.01%) Windows 7
3 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (11.01%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.67%) Android
4 4 (3.67%) Unix
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) ITIL
2 28 (25.69%) Incident Management
3 21 (19.27%) Service Management
4 16 (14.68%) Technical Analysis
5 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.76%) Change Management
6 13 (11.93%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.09%) Test Scripting
8 10 (9.17%) Web Development
9 9 (8.26%) Information Assurance
9 9 (8.26%) Information Security
9 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.34%) Network Management
10 8 (7.34%) OO
10 8 (7.34%) Virtual Team Management
11 7 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.50%) Software Deployment
12 6 (5.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) SQL
2 22 (20.18%) Java
3 15 (13.76%) C
4 10 (9.17%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.34%) C#
5 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.50%) C++
7 4 (3.67%) Assembly Language
7 4 (3.67%) Perl
7 4 (3.67%) Python
7 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (37.61%) Security Cleared
2 40 (36.70%) SC Cleared
3 30 (27.52%) MCDST
3 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (16.51%) MCP
5 14 (12.84%) CCNP
5 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (12.84%) Degree
6 12 (11.01%) CCNA
7 6 (5.50%) CCNP Voice
8 5 (4.59%) CCIE
8 5 (4.59%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (4.59%) ISEB
8 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
9 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.92%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.26%) QA
3 4 (3.67%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.67%) GMP
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) SCCM
2 6 (5.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.01%) Avaya
3 12 (11.01%) Becrypt
3 12 (11.01%) Cisco
4 11 (10.09%) Remedy
5 9 (8.26%) SAP
6 6 (5.50%) CA
7 5 (4.59%) BMC
8 2 (1.83%) Anaplan
8 2 (1.83%) Cognos
8 2 (1.83%) HP
8 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.83%) IBM
8 2 (1.83%) Infor
9 1 (0.92%) Altera
9 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.92%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.92%) Xilinx
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Potters Bar
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago