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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 107 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
1137 1299 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.07% 86.48% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1078 1045
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,250 £65,000
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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +8 2 £46,250 -45.58%
Banbury - 1 £40,000 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Electronics
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Epicor
5 2 (15.38%) ABAP
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
5 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
5 2 (15.38%) VectorCAST
5 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
6 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
6 1 (7.69%) Modbus
6 1 (7.69%) RS-232
6 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
1 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Modbus
1 1 (7.69%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VectorCAST
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP CO Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Biology
4 1 (7.69%) Chemistry
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) ABAP
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) EMC
1 2 (15.38%) Epicor
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Perforce