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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 112 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 22 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 1.55% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.84% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 19
Median salary £47,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £84,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
1911 1851 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.97% 84.52% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1535 1639
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Welwyn Garden City +2 7 £50,000 -
Stevenage -1 4 £47,500 -19.14%
Hemel Hempstead +9 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Berkhamsted - 1 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £40,000 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 15 (33.33%) C
2 13 (28.89%) Simulink
3 12 (26.67%) Windows
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) CDMA
4 10 (22.22%) MATLAB
4 10 (22.22%) TDMA
4 10 (22.22%) Device Driver
4 10 (22.22%) Verilog
4 10 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (22.22%) Xilinx
4 10 (22.22%) Degree
4 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (22.22%) Digital Signal Processing
4 10 (22.22%) Signal Processing
4 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Radio
4 10 (22.22%) Algorithms
4 10 (22.22%) GNU Octave
5 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team
5 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.00%) C++
6 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team Management
7 7 (15.56%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) MS Office

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 (28.89%) Simulink
2 10 (22.22%) GNU Octave
3 7 (15.56%) MS Office
4 5 (11.11%) AutoCAD
4 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.44%) Stateflow
6 1 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) CDMA
1 10 (22.22%) Software-Defined Radio
1 10 (22.22%) TDMA
2 7 (15.56%) VPN
3 6 (13.33%) BGP
3 6 (13.33%) Converged Networks
3 6 (13.33%) EIGRP
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) OSPF
3 6 (13.33%) RIP
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) IPv4
4 1 (2.22%) MPLS
4 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.44%) Couchbase
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.67%) Military
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Front Office
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Development Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) FPGA Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Switch Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) J2EE
1 3 (6.67%) Spring
1 3 (6.67%) Struts
1 3 (6.67%) Struts2
2 2 (4.44%) Akka
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 10 (22.22%) Device Driver
1 10 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (22.22%) Verilog
2 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (13.33%) Handset
4 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) CESG
5 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.44%) Physics
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Economics
6 1 (2.22%) e-Health
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Digital Signal Processing
1 10 (22.22%) Signal Processing
2 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (17.78%) Change Management
4 7 (15.56%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) FPGA Design
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) Web Development
9 2 (4.44%) Information Security
9 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) C
2 10 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 9 (20.00%) C++
4 7 (15.56%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Ada
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Fortran
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) CCNA
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.33%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) MCDST
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.44%) ISEB
5 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.44%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) ECSS
3 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Firmware
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Xilinx
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco
4 6 (13.33%) Avaya
4 6 (13.33%) Becrypt
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) MathWorks
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
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