The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 44 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.03% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 320 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 81.54% 81.84% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 256 224 251
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Validation
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Validation Salary Trend in Newbury

Validation
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Newbury

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
3 9 (64.29%) QA
4 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) CISSP
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) CISM
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Test Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
2 9 (64.29%) Software Tester
3 6 (42.86%) Junior
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Tester
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Software Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Delphi
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
1 2 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
Newbury, Berkshire
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