The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,717
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.67%
Validation
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 193 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 69.79% 66.10% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 129 142 259
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Validation
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Middlesex region.

Validation Salary Trend in Middlesex

Validation
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (25.00%) AppScan
2 1 (25.00%) Paros
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) CISMP
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AppScan
1 1 (25.00%) Paros
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISMP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (25.00%) WebInspect