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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 232 257 255
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 174 235 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 1.10% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 127 184 144
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
13904 18445 18511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.86% 86.26% 83.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11466 15428 14676
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Berkshire +63 76 £55,000 +2.32% 9
Hampshire +19 41 £43,500 -3.33% 5
Surrey +12 14 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -43 13 £36,750 +5.00% 2
West Sussex +20 9 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Kent +17 8 - -
East Sussex +16 6 £21,000 -43.24% 1
Oxfordshire +19 5 £40,000 -21.95% 3
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 92 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 88 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (20.10%) Windows
3 83 (20.10%) Finance
4 79 (19.13%) SQL
4 79 (19.13%) Degree
5 78 (18.89%) Software Engineering
6 68 (16.46%) Project Management
7 67 (16.22%) Linux
8 63 (15.25%) Oracle
9 61 (14.77%) SQL Server
9 61 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
10 57 (13.80%) MS Excel
11 54 (13.08%) C++
12 53 (12.83%) Integration Testing
13 52 (12.59%) SOA
14 50 (12.11%) C#
15 48 (11.62%) QA
16 47 (11.38%) C
16 47 (11.38%) Security Cleared
17 46 (11.14%) VMware
18 45 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
20 42 (10.17%) Telecoms
21 39 (9.44%) Active Directory
22 37 (8.96%) Cisco
22 37 (8.96%) Java
23 36 (8.72%) PL/SQL
23 36 (8.72%) IIS
23 36 (8.72%) Service Delivery

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 36 (8.72%) IIS
2 26 (6.30%) SAS
3 25 (6.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.91%) JBoss
6 8 (1.94%) CMS
6 8 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (1.69%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.48%) Apache
10 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.24%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (13.80%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.02%) MS Office
3 26 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (4.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (3.15%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.48%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.48%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.24%) Primavera
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (3.15%) SaaS
3 7 (1.69%) IaaS
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.69%) PaaS
4 6 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.48%) G Suite
5 2 (0.48%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.08%) DHCP
1 21 (5.08%) DNS
2 20 (4.84%) 3G
3 19 (4.60%) Firewall
3 19 (4.60%) SSL
4 18 (4.36%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.87%) VoIP
6 13 (3.15%) Bluetooth
6 13 (3.15%) Ethernet
6 13 (3.15%) GPRS
6 13 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (2.91%) WebEx
8 10 (2.42%) Internet
9 9 (2.18%) ATM
10 7 (1.69%) 4G
10 7 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (1.69%) LTE
11 6 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.05%) Oracle Database
3 22 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 20 (4.84%) Big Data
5 15 (3.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.15%) MySQL
8 12 (2.91%) Base SAS
9 9 (2.18%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.69%) MS Access
10 7 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.45%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.73%) QlikView
15 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 28 (6.78%) Subversion
2 20 (4.84%) Selenium
3 16 (3.87%) Rational DOORS
4 15 (3.63%) JIRA
5 12 (2.91%) HP UFT
6 10 (2.42%) JUnit
6 10 (2.42%) WATIR
7 7 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.45%) TortoiseSVN
9 5 (1.21%) NeoLoad
9 5 (1.21%) VectorCAST
9 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.73%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.73%) JMeter
10 3 (0.73%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.48%) Zephyr
General
1 83 (20.10%) Finance
2 42 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.02%) Electronics
4 20 (4.84%) Marketing
5 17 (4.12%) Aerospace
6 13 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.91%) Military
8 10 (2.42%) Advertising
8 10 (2.42%) German Language
9 9 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.69%) Arabic Language
11 6 (1.45%) Back Office
11 6 (1.45%) Banking
11 6 (1.45%) Retail
12 5 (1.21%) Automotive
12 5 (1.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) Law
13 1 (0.24%) Legal
13 1 (0.24%) Local Government
13 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (23.49%) Analyst
2 57 (13.80%) Developer
3 44 (10.65%) Software Engineer
4 36 (8.72%) Architect
5 29 (7.02%) Data Analyst
6 28 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (5.81%) Consultant
8 22 (5.33%) Embedded Engineer
9 20 (4.84%) Business Analyst
9 20 (4.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (4.36%) Implementation Consultant
11 16 (3.87%) Design Engineer
11 16 (3.87%) Integration Engineer
11 16 (3.87%) SQL Analyst
11 16 (3.87%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.87%) Technical Architect
12 15 (3.63%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
13 14 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
13 14 (3.39%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.51%) Web Services
2 21 (5.08%) HTML
3 20 (4.84%) CSS
4 17 (4.12%) .NET
5 14 (3.39%) Hibernate
5 14 (3.39%) HTML5
6 13 (3.15%) jQuery
6 13 (3.15%) JSON
7 12 (2.91%) Qt
7 12 (2.91%) XSLT
8 10 (2.42%) Middleware
9 9 (2.18%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.18%) JDBC
9 9 (2.18%) Spring
9 9 (2.18%) Struts
10 8 (1.94%) CSS3
10 8 (1.94%) DOM
10 8 (1.94%) Node.js
10 8 (1.94%) Sass
10 8 (1.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.60%) Algorithms
4 19 (4.60%) Clustering
5 18 (4.36%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.87%) PKI
7 15 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (3.15%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.66%) Life Science
10 10 (2.42%) Data Extraction
11 9 (2.18%) N-Tier
11 9 (2.18%) Taxonomies
12 6 (1.45%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.45%) Replication
12 6 (1.45%) User Experience
13 4 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 83 (20.10%) Windows
2 67 (16.22%) Linux
3 28 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (5.08%) Unix
4 21 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.15%) Windows CE
8 12 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (1.69%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.24%) pSOS
10 1 (0.24%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (18.89%) Software Engineering
3 68 (16.46%) Project Management
4 53 (12.83%) Integration Testing
5 52 (12.59%) SOA
6 44 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (8.72%) Data Management
7 36 (8.72%) Service Delivery
8 33 (7.99%) Presales
8 33 (7.99%) Waterfall
9 31 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (7.51%) TDD
10 29 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 29 (7.02%) Migration
11 28 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 27 (6.54%) ERP
13 26 (6.30%) Requirements Analysis
13 26 (6.30%) System Testing
14 25 (6.05%) CRM
15 24 (5.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.13%) SQL
2 54 (13.08%) C++
3 50 (12.11%) C#
4 47 (11.38%) C
5 37 (8.96%) Java
6 36 (8.72%) PL/SQL
7 29 (7.02%) JavaScript
8 26 (6.30%) T-SQL
9 24 (5.81%) Embedded C
10 20 (4.84%) Python
10 20 (4.84%) VB
11 15 (3.63%) Perl
12 13 (3.15%) VC++
13 11 (2.66%) XPath
14 10 (2.42%) VBA
15 8 (1.94%) Ruby
16 7 (1.69%) R
17 5 (1.21%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.97%) XQuery
19 3 (0.73%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 79 (19.13%) Degree
2 47 (11.38%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.26%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.57%) MCSE
4 23 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.36%) DV Cleared
6 16 (3.87%) MCITP
6 16 (3.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.42%) CISSP
9 9 (2.18%) CCNP
10 8 (1.94%) JNCIA
11 7 (1.69%) CEH
11 7 (1.69%) MCP
11 7 (1.69%) MCTS
11 7 (1.69%) SANS
12 6 (1.45%) PhD
13 5 (1.21%) ISEB
14 4 (0.97%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.62%) QA
2 20 (4.84%) ISO 9001
3 19 (4.60%) SLA
4 15 (3.63%) Data Quality
5 14 (3.39%) GAMP
6 6 (1.45%) ISO13485
7 4 (0.97%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.73%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.48%) MISRA
9 2 (0.48%) P3O
10 1 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.24%) CDISC
10 1 (0.24%) COBIT
10 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.24%) JTAG
10 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (9.44%) Active Directory
3 31 (7.51%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.87%) Terminal Services
4 16 (3.87%) vCloud
4 16 (3.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (3.87%) vSphere
5 14 (3.39%) Firmware
6 13 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.42%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (3.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.21%) Endace
3 5 (1.21%) SCCM
3 5 (1.21%) SCOM
3 5 (1.21%) WSUS
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.73%) Puppet
5 2 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 92 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 63 (15.25%) Oracle
3 46 (11.14%) VMware
4 37 (8.96%) Cisco
5 35 (8.47%) HP
6 16 (3.87%) Juniper
6 16 (3.87%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.87%) Veritas
7 11 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.42%) EMC
8 10 (2.42%) Telerik
9 9 (2.18%) F5
9 9 (2.18%) SAP
10 7 (1.69%) Citrix
10 7 (1.69%) LogRhythm
10 7 (1.69%) Teradata
11 6 (1.45%) Fujitsu
11 6 (1.45%) IBM
11 6 (1.45%) Perforce
12 5 (1.21%) Informatica
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £21k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dun & Bradstreet Global Careers
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
- i-Gem Associates Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 15 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Wipro
Posted: 26 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago