The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 58 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.08% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
419 548 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.21% 79.42% 68.17%
Number of salaries quoted 349 457 346
Average salary £51,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.08% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Validation
Berkshire

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Validation
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Validation Salary Trend in Slough

Validation
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Slough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (39.39%) Degree
4 12 (36.36%) J2EE
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) JSP
5 11 (33.33%) Struts
5 11 (33.33%) OOP
5 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 11 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 11 (33.33%) SLA
5 11 (33.33%) JSTL
5 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Spring
5 11 (33.33%) Maven
5 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 11 (33.33%) Workflow
5 11 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (33.33%) TDD
5 11 (33.33%) Product Management
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Finance

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
1 2 (6.06%) TETRA
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 14 (42.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Billing
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Programmer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 3 (9.09%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (6.06%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Database Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) DBA
5 1 (3.03%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Siebel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) J2EE
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
1 12 (36.36%) JSP
2 11 (33.33%) Struts
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
2 11 (33.33%) JSTL
2 11 (33.33%) Spring
2 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) WSDL
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) JDBC
3 1 (3.03%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) OOP
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 11 (33.33%) Workflow
1 11 (33.33%) TDD
1 11 (33.33%) Product Management
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) CRM
3 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) BPEL
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Business Development
5 1 (3.03%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Siebel
3 1 (3.03%) BEA
3 1 (3.03%) CA
3 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.03%) webMethods