The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 222 237 236
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 245 260 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.28% 1.22% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.45% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 182 158 184
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,200 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16336 17947 19870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.49% 84.50% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13716 14135 15836
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Validation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Validation Salary Trend in the South East

Validation
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in the South East

Validation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 59 £35,000 -30.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +44 53 £35,000 -26.31% 3
West Sussex +16 40 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Berkshire -57 37 £45,000 -16.27% 5
Surrey -3 30 £45,000 -21.73% 4
East Sussex +28 16 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Oxfordshire -3 5 £62,500 +66.66% 3
Kent 0 4 £39,750 -0.62%
Middlesex -3 1 £62,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 South East region with a requirement for Validation.

1 119 (25.59%) Degree
2 107 (23.01%) SQL
3 92 (19.78%) Software Engineering
4 88 (18.92%) Windows
5 85 (18.28%) Finance
6 77 (16.56%) Microsoft
7 75 (16.13%) C
7 75 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 74 (15.91%) Linux
9 72 (15.48%) MS Excel
10 70 (15.05%) Change Management
11 67 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (13.98%) .NET
13 64 (13.76%) JavaScript
14 61 (13.12%) Aerospace
15 60 (12.90%) Coaching
16 59 (12.69%) Java
17 57 (12.26%) C++
18 54 (11.61%) ITIL
19 52 (11.18%) Security Cleared
20 50 (10.75%) HTML
20 50 (10.75%) Data Analysis
21 47 (10.11%) Telecoms
21 47 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
22 45 (9.68%) QA
22 45 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
22 45 (9.68%) SaaS
23 44 (9.46%) Cisco
24 43 (9.25%) Configuration Management
24 43 (9.25%) Project Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (4.95%) SAS
2 13 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.15%) Apache
3 10 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.94%) Confluence
5 8 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.29%) JBoss
7 5 (1.08%) Captiva
7 5 (1.08%) Documentum
8 4 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.86%) GemFire
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.65%) CMS
9 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.43%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) IIS
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.37%) MS Office
3 11 (2.37%) Simulink
4 7 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 18 (3.87%) SAP HCM
2 9 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.65%) Lorenzo
4 3 (0.65%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.65%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.43%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.68%) SaaS
2 31 (6.67%) PaaS
3 23 (4.95%) IaaS
4 10 (2.15%) GitHub
5 5 (1.08%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.74%) Firewall
2 35 (7.53%) LAN
3 29 (6.24%) TCP/IP
4 27 (5.81%) Internet
5 25 (5.38%) WAN
6 22 (4.73%) Cisco IPT
6 22 (4.73%) Fibre Channel
6 22 (4.73%) IP Telephony
6 22 (4.73%) SAN
7 14 (3.01%) VoIP
8 13 (2.80%) Unified Communications
9 11 (2.37%) VLAN
9 11 (2.37%) VRRP
10 10 (2.15%) Broadband
10 10 (2.15%) Extranet
10 10 (2.15%) FTP
11 9 (1.94%) Converged Networks
11 9 (1.94%) Network Security
11 9 (1.94%) PBX
12 8 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.37%) Big Data
6 11 (2.37%) MS Access
7 10 (2.15%) SAP HANA
8 9 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.94%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.72%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.51%) Base SAS
10 7 (1.51%) DTS
10 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.29%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.08%) QlikView
12 5 (1.08%) Redis
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.86%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 37 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 35 (7.53%) Subversion
3 31 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.95%) Eclipse
5 18 (3.87%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.87%) LSMW
6 14 (3.01%) Selenium
7 12 (2.58%) JIRA
8 10 (2.15%) JUnit
8 10 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (1.94%) Gradle
10 8 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.51%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.51%) CMake
11 7 (1.51%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.51%) Toad
12 5 (1.08%) NUnit
12 5 (1.08%) Serena SBM
13 4 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (18.28%) Finance
2 61 (13.12%) Aerospace
3 47 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.16%) Banking
6 19 (4.09%) Marketing
7 18 (3.87%) Electronics
8 14 (3.01%) Avionics
9 13 (2.80%) Billing
10 7 (1.51%) Automotive
11 6 (1.29%) Military
11 6 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.08%) Legal
12 5 (1.08%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.86%) German Language
14 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.65%) Law
14 3 (0.65%) Retail
15 2 (0.43%) French Language
15 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (17.20%) Analyst
2 59 (12.69%) Software Engineer
3 49 (10.54%) Developer
4 40 (8.60%) Consultant
5 28 (6.02%) IT Manager
6 26 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (4.95%) Test Engineer
8 22 (4.73%) Systems Manager
9 18 (3.87%) SAP Consultant
10 17 (3.66%) Data Analyst
11 16 (3.44%) Functional Consultant
11 16 (3.44%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 15 (3.23%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) Technical Leader
13 14 (3.01%) Junior
13 14 (3.01%) Software Developer
14 13 (2.80%) .NET Developer
14 13 (2.80%) Applications Developer
14 13 (2.80%) Business Analyst
14 13 (2.80%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (13.98%) .NET
2 50 (10.75%) HTML
3 41 (8.82%) CSS
4 33 (7.10%) ASP.NET
5 31 (6.67%) jQuery
6 25 (5.38%) MFC
7 21 (4.52%) Ajax
8 19 (4.09%) SAP Basis
9 18 (3.87%) DirectX
9 18 (3.87%) OpenGL
10 16 (3.44%) Spring
11 14 (3.01%) OLE DB
11 14 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (2.80%) HTML5
12 13 (2.80%) JSON
12 13 (2.80%) Middleware
12 13 (2.80%) XML
13 9 (1.94%) J2EE
13 9 (1.94%) Java EE
14 8 (1.72%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.10%) Data Centre
3 26 (5.59%) Replication
4 19 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.87%) Data Conversion
5 18 (3.87%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.15%) Credit Risk
6 10 (2.15%) Cybercrime
6 10 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.15%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.72%) Clustering
8 8 (1.72%) User Experience
8 8 (1.72%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.51%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.51%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.29%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.29%) Life Science
10 6 (1.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.92%) Windows
2 74 (15.91%) Linux
3 29 (6.24%) Unix
4 21 (4.52%) VxWorks
5 10 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Solaris
7 2 (0.43%) VMS
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (19.78%) Software Engineering
2 75 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 70 (15.05%) Change Management
4 60 (12.90%) Coaching
5 54 (11.61%) ITIL
6 50 (10.75%) Data Analysis
7 47 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (9.25%) Configuration Management
9 43 (9.25%) Integration Testing
9 43 (9.25%) Project Management
10 41 (8.82%) SDLC
11 40 (8.60%) Data Validation
12 37 (7.96%) Unit Testing
13 34 (7.31%) Mentoring
14 33 (7.10%) CRM
15 32 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (6.88%) Performance Monitoring
16 30 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 107 (23.01%) SQL
2 75 (16.13%) C
3 64 (13.76%) JavaScript
4 59 (12.69%) Java
5 57 (12.26%) C++
6 38 (8.17%) C#
7 30 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 28 (6.02%) ABAP
8 28 (6.02%) VB
9 26 (5.59%) PL/SQL
9 26 (5.59%) VBA
10 22 (4.73%) Assembly Language
10 22 (4.73%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.66%) R
12 16 (3.44%) Perl
13 13 (2.80%) Python
14 11 (2.37%) MATLAB
15 10 (2.15%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 119 (25.59%) Degree
2 52 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.31%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.80%) CCNA
6 12 (2.58%) CCNP
7 11 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.72%) CEH
8 8 (1.72%) CISSP
8 8 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.72%) SANS
9 5 (1.08%) CCIE
9 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.65%) ISEB
12 2 (0.43%) CITP
12 2 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.22%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 3
13 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.68%) QA
2 22 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.80%) SLA
4 10 (2.15%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.94%) ARP4761
5 9 (1.94%) DO-254
6 5 (1.08%) MISRA
7 4 (0.86%) GMP
7 4 (0.86%) ISO26262
8 3 (0.65%) ECSS
8 3 (0.65%) HL7
9 2 (0.43%) GAMP
9 2 (0.43%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.43%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.22%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (4.73%) vSphere
2 22 (4.73%) XenApp
3 21 (4.52%) Firmware
4 15 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.86%) HDFS
6 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.43%) Endace
Vendors
1 77 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.46%) Cisco
3 39 (8.39%) SAP
4 35 (7.53%) VMware
5 34 (7.31%) Progress
6 24 (5.16%) Oracle
7 22 (4.73%) Citrix
8 20 (4.30%) EMC
9 18 (3.87%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.58%) Juniper
10 12 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (2.37%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.94%) IBM
12 9 (1.94%) Marketo
12 9 (1.94%) Telelogic
13 7 (1.51%) Atlassian
13 7 (1.51%) Google
14 6 (1.29%) SevOne
14 6 (1.29%) Tableau
14 6 (1.29%) Telerik
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car - £5160
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €80000 - €100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car, bonus, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
TDA Group
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 27 days ago