The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 128 94 123
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 62 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 2.51% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 2.96% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 17
Median salary £45,000 £76,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.98% +62.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,720 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1665 2095 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.40% 84.71% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1373 1448
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Validation
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Validation Salary Trend in Reading

Validation
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Reading

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) CCIE
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) SMTP
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Process Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) HSRP
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) IPsec
2 2 (13.33%) IPX
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
2 2 (13.33%) SONET
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) VRRP
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSTest
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) French Language
2 2 (13.33%) German Language
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Process Management
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCIE
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CITP
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (6.67%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (6.67%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Foundry
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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