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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 46 65 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.35% 0.52% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 0.59% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
Validation
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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
261 337 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.58% 87.08% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 244 313 208
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,598 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (55.56%) Data Validation
1 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle