The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 125 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.30% 0.34% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.41% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 17
Median salary £30,000 £41,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.14% +32.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1498 1222 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.69% 83.30% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1023 1183
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Validation
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Oxford -12 3 £30,000 -32.20%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
4 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) STL
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) VectorCAST
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
5 3 (27.27%) Parallel Programming
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) ISO13485

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) VectorCAST
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) CMake
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Head of Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Embedded Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (36.36%) STL
2 3 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Parallel Programming
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO13485
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) Perforce
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