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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 108 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 26 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 0.82% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.95% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 20
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £71,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1645 2095 2035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.62% 85.62% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1804 1667
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -1 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Hemel Hempstead +11 4 £42,500 +97.67% 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 4 £60,000 -
St Albans - 4 £47,500 -
Potters Bar - 3 £30,000 -
Hertford - 1 £45,000 -
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.07%) SC Cleared
3 26 (28.57%) MCDST
3 26 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 26 (28.57%) ITIL
3 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (23.08%) Finance
5 20 (21.98%) SQL
6 19 (20.88%) Java
6 19 (20.88%) J2EE
6 19 (20.88%) Management Information System
7 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
7 16 (17.58%) Retail
8 15 (16.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (16.48%) Windows
8 15 (16.48%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (16.48%) VPN
8 15 (16.48%) CCNP
8 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.38%) Linux
9 14 (15.38%) MCP
9 14 (15.38%) Change Management
10 13 (14.29%) Front Office
10 13 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (14.29%) Service Management
10 13 (14.29%) Oracle
10 13 (14.29%) C
10 13 (14.29%) MS Office
10 13 (14.29%) CCNA
10 13 (14.29%) Cisco

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 13 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (5.49%) AutoCAD
2 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) GNU Octave
4 2 (2.20%) Simulink
5 1 (1.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (2.20%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (2.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) VPN
2 13 (14.29%) Converged Networks
3 12 (13.19%) BGP
3 12 (13.19%) EIGRP
3 12 (13.19%) LAN
3 12 (13.19%) WAN
4 10 (10.99%) OSPF
4 10 (10.99%) RIP
5 5 (5.49%) MPLS
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco ICM
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.20%) CDMA
7 2 (2.20%) Software-Defined Radio
7 2 (2.20%) TDMA
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Eclipse
1 8 (8.79%) Subversion
2 4 (4.40%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.20%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Retail
2 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 13 (14.29%) Front Office
4 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.49%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.49%) Automotive
5 5 (5.49%) Marketing
5 5 (5.49%) Military
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 13 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 12 (13.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Support Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Network Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.99%) J2EE Web Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Java Web Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.88%) J2EE
2 10 (10.99%) Spring
2 10 (10.99%) Struts
2 10 (10.99%) Struts2
3 8 (8.79%) Middleware
4 6 (6.59%) Web Services
5 4 (4.40%) DirectX
5 4 (4.40%) OpenGL
5 4 (4.40%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) Akka
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 12 (13.19%) Blackberry
3 12 (13.19%) Handset
4 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.59%) Device Driver
6 5 (5.49%) CESG
6 5 (5.49%) Economics
7 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.30%) e-Health
8 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.20%) Verilog
9 1 (1.10%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Windows
2 14 (15.38%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.40%) Android
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 26 (28.57%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Change Management
3 13 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (14.29%) Service Management
3 13 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 12 (13.19%) Virtual Team Management
5 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.99%) Web Development
7 8 (8.79%) Network Management
7 8 (8.79%) OO
8 7 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.59%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.59%) SDLC
9 6 (6.59%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.49%) Information Assurance
10 5 (5.49%) Information Security
10 5 (5.49%) QMS
10 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 19 (20.88%) Java
3 13 (14.29%) C
4 10 (10.99%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.89%) C#
6 8 (8.79%) C++
6 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.40%) Assembly Language
7 4 (4.40%) Perl
7 4 (4.40%) Python
8 2 (2.20%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.20%) VBA
9 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.07%) SC Cleared
3 26 (28.57%) MCDST
3 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (16.48%) CCNP
4 15 (16.48%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (15.38%) MCP
6 13 (14.29%) CCNA
7 11 (12.09%) Degree
8 9 (9.89%) CCIE
9 4 (4.40%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (3.30%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (2.20%) ISEB
11 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.10%) HND
12 1 (1.10%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.40%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) Avaya
2 13 (14.29%) Cisco
2 13 (14.29%) Oracle
3 12 (13.19%) Becrypt
4 5 (5.49%) SAP
5 3 (3.30%) CA
5 3 (3.30%) Remedy
6 2 (2.20%) Anaplan
6 2 (2.20%) Cognos
6 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) Infor
6 2 (2.20%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.10%) HP
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