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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 66 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.11% 2.65% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 3.58% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
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
307 279 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 85.04% 73.81% 71.74%
Number of salaries quoted 237 250 197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
2 4 (57.14%) Google Maps API
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Google Maps API
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft