The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank - 36 36
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 3.49% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.79% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 11
Average salary - £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 334 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 73.90% 72.93% 78.86%
Number of salaries quoted 171 201 310
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
South East

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 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods