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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 62 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.51% 1.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +1.21%
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
343 209 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.50% 73.59% 66.36%
Number of salaries quoted 315 198 205
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe