The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 40 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 4.14% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 1.02% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Average salary £61,250 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Validation
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 293 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 87.59% 88.25% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 246 275 283
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Validation
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Validation Salary Trend in Reigate

Validation
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Reigate

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
1 33 (97.06%) Regression Testing
1 33 (97.06%) Workflow
1 33 (97.06%) Finance
1 33 (97.06%) Workflow Management
1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
1 33 (97.06%) Performance Testing
1 33 (97.06%) User Stories
2 32 (94.12%) Mathematics
2 32 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (94.12%) SQL
2 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 31 (91.18%) Financial Modelling
3 31 (91.18%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (82.35%) Degree
5 27 (79.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 27 (79.41%) Unit Testing
5 27 (79.41%) Visual Studio
5 27 (79.41%) C#
5 27 (79.41%) NUnit
6 26 (76.47%) Code Coverage
7 23 (67.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (50.00%) CSS3
8 17 (50.00%) HTML5
8 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (50.00%) HTML
8 17 (50.00%) CSS
9 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
10 12 (35.29%) TOWER Software

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) Visual Studio
1 27 (79.41%) NUnit
1 27 (79.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (67.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (97.06%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) AWS Developer
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
1 17 (50.00%) CSS
1 17 (50.00%) HTML5
1 17 (50.00%) CSS3
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (94.12%) Mathematics
1 32 (94.12%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Regression Testing
1 33 (97.06%) Workflow
1 33 (97.06%) Workflow Management
1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
1 33 (97.06%) Performance Testing
1 33 (97.06%) User Stories
2 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (91.18%) Financial Modelling
4 27 (79.41%) Unit Testing
5 26 (76.47%) Code Coverage
6 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
7 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) SQL
2 27 (79.41%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) C++
4 9 (26.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (91.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.94%) BT