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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 121 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 15 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 1.78% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 2.12% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 13
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
1774 1891 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.71% 84.38% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1568 1357
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Broxbourne - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn - 2 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £42,500 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 15 (37.50%) C
2 13 (32.50%) Simulink
3 12 (30.00%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) MATLAB
5 10 (25.00%) TDMA
5 10 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 10 (25.00%) Verilog
5 10 (25.00%) CDMA
5 10 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (25.00%) Xilinx
5 10 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 10 (25.00%) Signal Processing
5 10 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
5 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 10 (25.00%) GNU Octave
6 8 (20.00%) C++
6 8 (20.00%) Firmware
6 8 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
8 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.00%) FPGA Design
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.50%) UML
9 5 (12.50%) Change Management
9 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.50%) Incident Management

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 (32.50%) Simulink
2 10 (25.00%) GNU Octave
3 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.00%) MS Office
4 2 (5.00%) Stateflow
5 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) CDMA
1 10 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
1 10 (25.00%) TDMA
2 3 (7.50%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) BGP
3 2 (5.00%) Converged Networks
3 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (5.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) OSPF
3 2 (5.00%) RIP
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) IPv4
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) SNMP
4 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Military
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Front Office
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Development Engineer
1 8 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Release Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) FPGA Designer
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) Django
1 2 (5.00%) Flask
1 2 (5.00%) JSON
1 2 (5.00%) RESTful
1 2 (5.00%) WinForms
2 1 (2.50%) Akka
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) Struts
2 1 (2.50%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 10 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 10 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (25.00%) Verilog
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) CESG
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Handset
4 2 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) e-Health
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 10 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (15.00%) FPGA Design
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Change Management
3 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.50%) UML
4 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) SDLC
4 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C
2 11 (27.50%) MATLAB
3 8 (20.00%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Ada
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Fortran
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CCNA
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.00%) MCDST
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) ECSS
2 2 (5.00%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Firmware
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Xilinx
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Avaya
4 2 (5.00%) Becrypt
4 2 (5.00%) Computacenter
4 2 (5.00%) MathWorks
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) CA
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