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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 103 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 17 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.11% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
1366 1245 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 89.40% 84.52% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1006 1079
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Abingdon - 5 £31,500 - 1
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) SDLC
3 12 (66.67%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) Unix
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) C
5 9 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
7 7 (38.89%) STL
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
7 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
7 7 (38.89%) Spark Streaming
7 7 (38.89%) Parallel Programming
7 7 (38.89%) Open Source
7 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (33.33%) Electronics
8 6 (33.33%) Device Driver
9 5 (27.78%) Perforce
9 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) TortoiseSVN
9 5 (27.78%) VectorCAST
9 5 (27.78%) ISO13485
10 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint

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 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) TortoiseSVN
1 5 (27.78%) VectorCAST
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
3 6 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Junior
2 8 (44.44%) Junior Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (38.89%) Spark Streaming
1 7 (38.89%) STL
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
3 6 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
1 12 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Open Source
3 7 (38.89%) Parallel Programming
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) C
3 9 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) Assembly Language
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO13485
2 3 (16.67%) IEC 61508
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
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