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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 90 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 46 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.28% 0.69% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 0.81% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 17
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
1690 2094 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 83.75% 85.02% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1746 1725
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +5 13 £37,500 -11.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £42,500 -
St Albans - 8 £47,500 -
Hertford - 4 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £42,500 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,000 - 1
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 40 (38.83%) Security Cleared
2 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
3 33 (32.04%) ITIL
4 30 (29.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (29.13%) MCDST
4 30 (29.13%) Incident Management
5 26 (25.24%) Finance
6 22 (21.36%) Management Information System
7 21 (20.39%) SQL
8 20 (19.42%) Java
8 20 (19.42%) J2EE
9 19 (18.45%) Service Management
10 18 (17.48%) MCP
10 18 (17.48%) Retail
11 17 (16.50%) Telecoms
12 16 (15.53%) Front Office
12 16 (15.53%) VPN
12 16 (15.53%) CCNP
12 16 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (15.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (15.53%) Technical Analysis
12 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
13 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.56%) Change Management
13 15 (14.56%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (13.59%) CCNA
14 14 (13.59%) Cisco
14 14 (13.59%) Avaya
14 14 (13.59%) Oracle
14 14 (13.59%) C

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 (12.62%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.88%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Remedy AR System
1 3 (2.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.94%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.94%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) VPN
2 14 (13.59%) Converged Networks
3 10 (9.71%) BGP
3 10 (9.71%) EIGRP
3 10 (9.71%) LAN
3 10 (9.71%) WAN
4 8 (7.77%) MPLS
4 8 (7.77%) OSPF
4 8 (7.77%) RIP
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco ICM
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Eclipse
1 8 (7.77%) Subversion
2 5 (4.85%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.94%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Retail
3 17 (16.50%) Telecoms
4 16 (15.53%) Front Office
5 11 (10.68%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.77%) Military
7 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
7 5 (4.85%) Automotive
7 5 (4.85%) Marketing
8 4 (3.88%) Electronics
9 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.94%) Banking
10 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) Developer
2 18 (17.48%) Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (13.59%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 14 (13.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Technical Support
4 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Technical Support Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) J2EE Developer
5 10 (9.71%) J2EE Web Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Java Web Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Web Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.42%) J2EE
2 10 (9.71%) Spring
2 10 (9.71%) Struts
2 10 (9.71%) Struts2
3 8 (7.77%) Middleware
4 6 (5.83%) Web Services
5 4 (3.88%) DirectX
5 4 (3.88%) OpenGL
5 4 (3.88%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Management Information System
2 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.65%) Blackberry
3 12 (11.65%) Handset
4 10 (9.71%) Virtual Team
5 8 (7.77%) CESG
5 8 (7.77%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.83%) Driving Licence
6 6 (5.83%) e-Health
7 5 (4.85%) Economics
8 4 (3.88%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.94%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.94%) PMI
10 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.97%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Windows
2 12 (11.65%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Windows 7
2 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (11.65%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.88%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) ITIL
2 30 (29.13%) Incident Management
3 19 (18.45%) Service Management
4 16 (15.53%) Technical Analysis
5 15 (14.56%) Change Management
5 15 (14.56%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.71%) Virtual Team Management
7 10 (9.71%) Web Development
8 8 (7.77%) Information Assurance
8 8 (7.77%) Information Security
8 8 (7.77%) Network Management
8 8 (7.77%) OO
8 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.80%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) SDLC
10 6 (5.83%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.39%) SQL
2 20 (19.42%) Java
3 14 (13.59%) C
4 10 (9.71%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.77%) C#
5 8 (7.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.83%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) Assembly Language
7 4 (3.88%) Perl
7 4 (3.88%) Python
8 2 (1.94%) PHP
8 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (38.83%) Security Cleared
2 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
3 30 (29.13%) MCDST
3 30 (29.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (17.48%) MCP
5 16 (15.53%) CCNP
5 16 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (13.59%) CCNA
7 12 (11.65%) Degree
8 7 (6.80%) CCIE
9 6 (5.83%) CCNP Voice
10 5 (4.85%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (1.94%) ISEB
11 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.97%) HND
12 1 (0.97%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.88%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) GMP
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) SCCM
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.59%) Avaya
2 14 (13.59%) Cisco
2 14 (13.59%) Oracle
3 12 (11.65%) Becrypt
4 9 (8.74%) Remedy
5 7 (6.80%) SAP
6 6 (5.83%) CA
7 3 (2.91%) BMC
8 2 (1.94%) Anaplan
8 2 (1.94%) Cognos
8 2 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.94%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) Infor
9 1 (0.97%) Altera
9 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.97%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.97%) Xilinx
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago