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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 76 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 65 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.16% 1.37% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.72% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 29
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
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
1746 1801 2069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.76% 79.62% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1415 1669
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 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +13 20 £37,500 -11.76%
Hemel Hempstead +35 15 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Welwyn Garden City +14 10 £41,500 -
St Albans +23 5 £47,500 +7.95%
Hertford - 3 £45,000 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (36.70%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
3 30 (27.52%) ITIL
4 29 (26.61%) Finance
4 29 (26.61%) Incident Management
5 27 (24.77%) Management Information System
6 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (22.94%) MCDST
7 24 (22.02%) Retail
8 21 (19.27%) SQL
8 21 (19.27%) Service Management
9 20 (18.35%) Telecoms
10 19 (17.43%) J2EE
10 19 (17.43%) Java
11 18 (16.51%) C
11 18 (16.51%) MCP
12 17 (15.60%) Manufacturing
13 16 (14.68%) Front Office
13 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (14.68%) Technical Analysis
13 16 (14.68%) Data Centre
14 15 (13.76%) QA
14 15 (13.76%) Change Management
15 14 (12.84%) Risk Assessment
15 14 (12.84%) CCNP
15 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (11.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 13 (11.93%) Information Assurance
16 13 (11.93%) CCNA
16 13 (11.93%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Office
2 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
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
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) Converged Networks
1 13 (11.93%) VPN
2 7 (6.42%) BGP
2 7 (6.42%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (6.42%) EIGRP
2 7 (6.42%) LAN
2 7 (6.42%) MPLS
2 7 (6.42%) WAN
3 6 (5.50%) Cisco ICM
3 6 (5.50%) OSPF
3 6 (5.50%) RIP
4 3 (2.75%) VoIP
5 1 (0.92%) Internet
5 1 (0.92%) Intranet
5 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) 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 29 (26.61%) Finance
2 24 (22.02%) Retail
3 20 (18.35%) Telecoms
4 17 (15.60%) Manufacturing
5 16 (14.68%) Front Office
6 12 (11.01%) Military
7 9 (8.26%) Electronics
8 7 (6.42%) Marketing
9 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (3.67%) Banking
11 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
11 3 (2.75%) Automotive
12 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
2 20 (18.35%) Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Security Engineer
3 14 (12.84%) Test Analyst
4 13 (11.93%) Information Security Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Technical Support
6 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Java Web Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.43%) J2EE
2 8 (7.34%) Middleware
3 7 (6.42%) Spring
3 7 (6.42%) Struts
3 7 (6.42%) Struts2
4 6 (5.50%) Web Services
5 4 (3.67%) DirectX
5 4 (3.67%) OpenGL
5 4 (3.67%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.68%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.01%) CESG
4 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
6 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
6 7 (6.42%) Handset
7 6 (5.50%) Driving Licence
7 6 (5.50%) e-Health
8 4 (3.67%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.67%) PMI
9 3 (2.75%) Economics
10 2 (1.83%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.92%) Informatics
11 1 (0.92%) iPad
11 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
3 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
4 6 (5.50%) Unix
5 4 (3.67%) Android
6 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) ITIL
2 29 (26.61%) Incident Management
3 21 (19.27%) Service Management
4 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.68%) Technical Analysis
5 15 (13.76%) Change Management
6 14 (12.84%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (11.93%) Information Assurance
7 13 (11.93%) Information Security
7 13 (11.93%) Risk Management
8 11 (10.09%) Software Testing
8 11 (10.09%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.26%) Data Validation
9 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.34%) Network Management
10 8 (7.34%) OO
11 7 (6.42%) Web Development
12 6 (5.50%) Software Deployment
12 6 (5.50%) System Testing
12 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) Java
3 18 (16.51%) C
4 8 (7.34%) C#
4 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.42%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.50%) C++
6 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.67%) Assembly Language
7 4 (3.67%) Perl
7 4 (3.67%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (36.70%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
3 25 (22.94%) MCDST
3 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (16.51%) MCP
5 14 (12.84%) CCNP
5 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (11.93%) CCNA
7 12 (11.01%) Degree
8 7 (6.42%) CCNP Voice
9 6 (5.50%) ISEB
9 6 (5.50%) ISTQB
10 5 (4.59%) CCIE
10 5 (4.59%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.92%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) QA
2 13 (11.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.67%) GMP
4 3 (2.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.92%) RMADS
5 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) 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 13 (11.93%) Avaya
1 13 (11.93%) Cisco
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle
2 11 (10.09%) Remedy
3 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.26%) SAP
4 7 (6.42%) Becrypt
5 6 (5.50%) CA
6 5 (4.59%) BMC
7 2 (1.83%) Anaplan
7 2 (1.83%) Cognos
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.83%) IBM
7 2 (1.83%) Infor
8 1 (0.92%) Altera
8 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.92%) Google
8 1 (0.92%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.92%) Xilinx
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus
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