The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 75 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.20% 2.06% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.80% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 322 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 81.01% 73.68% 64.92%
Number of salaries quoted 252 290 183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Validation
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Validation Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (40.00%) Google Maps API
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (30.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) E-Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Google Maps API
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Google