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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 239 254 228
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Validation 225 227 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 1.09% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.28% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 170 146 190
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
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
15625 17690 19669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.59% 84.90% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13054 14058 15758
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 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 30 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 +7 49 £35,500 -21.11% 3
Buckinghamshire +36 43 £35,000 -26.31% 7
West Sussex +25 43 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Berkshire -12 39 £47,500 -15.55% 9
Surrey +9 32 £45,000 -23.07% 7
East Sussex +34 14 £70,000 - 1
Kent +2 2 £24,500 -38.75% 3
Oxfordshire -12 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 115 (25.05%) Degree
2 102 (22.22%) SQL
3 90 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 88 (19.17%) Windows
5 87 (18.95%) Finance
6 76 (16.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 71 (15.47%) Change Management
7 71 (15.47%) JavaScript
7 71 (15.47%) Microsoft
8 69 (15.03%) C
8 69 (15.03%) Linux
8 69 (15.03%) MS Excel
9 68 (14.81%) .NET
9 68 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 63 (13.73%) Aerospace
11 60 (13.07%) C++
12 58 (12.64%) Coaching
13 57 (12.42%) Java
14 53 (11.55%) QA
15 52 (11.33%) HTML
16 51 (11.11%) ITIL
16 51 (11.11%) Security Cleared
17 50 (10.89%) Data Analysis
18 48 (10.46%) Telecoms
19 47 (10.24%) Integration Testing
20 45 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
21 43 (9.37%) C#
21 43 (9.37%) SaaS
22 42 (9.15%) Cisco
23 41 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing

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 21 (4.58%) SAS
2 11 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.74%) Apache
4 8 (1.74%) Captiva
4 8 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (1.74%) Confluence
4 8 (1.74%) Documentum
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.87%) CMS
6 4 (0.87%) GemFire
6 4 (0.87%) JBoss
6 4 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.22%) IIS
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.27%) MS Office
4 10 (2.18%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.53%) Simulink
6 4 (0.87%) MS Project
7 2 (0.44%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (3.49%) SAP HCM
2 13 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.65%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.65%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.44%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.37%) SaaS
2 30 (6.54%) PaaS
3 22 (4.79%) IaaS
4 10 (2.18%) GitHub
5 5 (1.09%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.41%) Firewall
2 33 (7.19%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.75%) LAN
4 26 (5.66%) Internet
5 24 (5.23%) WAN
6 20 (4.36%) Cisco IPT
6 20 (4.36%) Fibre Channel
6 20 (4.36%) IP Telephony
6 20 (4.36%) SAN
7 16 (3.49%) VoIP
8 11 (2.40%) Broadband
8 11 (2.40%) Network Security
8 11 (2.40%) Unified Communications
8 11 (2.40%) VLAN
8 11 (2.40%) VRRP
9 10 (2.18%) Extranet
10 9 (1.96%) Converged Networks
10 9 (1.96%) PBX
11 8 (1.74%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.01%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.40%) Big Data
7 10 (2.18%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.96%) SAP HANA
9 8 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.53%) Base SAS
10 7 (1.53%) SAP BW
11 6 (1.31%) DTS
11 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.31%) MS Access
11 6 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.09%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.09%) QlikView
12 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.87%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 38 (8.28%) Visual Studio
2 37 (8.06%) Subversion
3 33 (7.19%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.23%) Eclipse
5 19 (4.14%) Selenium
6 17 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.49%) LSMW
8 11 (2.40%) JIRA
9 10 (2.18%) NeoLoad
10 9 (1.96%) Gradle
10 9 (1.96%) JUnit
11 8 (1.74%) Serena SBM
12 7 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.31%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.31%) CMake
13 6 (1.31%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (1.31%) Toad
14 5 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 87 (18.95%) Finance
2 63 (13.73%) Aerospace
3 48 (10.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.23%) Marketing
5 22 (4.79%) Manufacturing
6 19 (4.14%) Banking
7 17 (3.70%) Electronics
8 13 (2.83%) Avionics
9 12 (2.61%) Billing
10 10 (2.18%) Military
11 7 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.31%) Automotive
13 5 (1.09%) Legal
13 5 (1.09%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.87%) German Language
14 4 (0.87%) Law
14 4 (0.87%) Retail
15 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.44%) French Language
16 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (19.61%) Analyst
2 61 (13.29%) Software Engineer
3 50 (10.89%) Developer
4 39 (8.50%) Consultant
5 26 (5.66%) IT Manager
6 23 (5.01%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (4.79%) Data Analyst
8 21 (4.58%) Systems Manager
9 18 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
10 17 (3.70%) Junior
10 17 (3.70%) Test Analyst
11 16 (3.49%) Functional Consultant
11 16 (3.49%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 15 (3.27%) Junior Developer
12 15 (3.27%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.27%) Technical Leader
12 15 (3.27%) Test Engineer
13 14 (3.05%) Software Developer
14 13 (2.83%) .NET Developer
14 13 (2.83%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (14.81%) .NET
2 52 (11.33%) HTML
3 39 (8.50%) CSS
4 38 (8.28%) ASP.NET
5 33 (7.19%) jQuery
6 27 (5.88%) MFC
7 21 (4.58%) Ajax
8 20 (4.36%) DirectX
8 20 (4.36%) OpenGL
9 18 (3.92%) SAP Basis
10 17 (3.70%) Spring
11 14 (3.05%) JSON
11 14 (3.05%) OLE DB
11 14 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (2.83%) HTML5
12 13 (2.83%) Middleware
12 13 (2.83%) XML
13 10 (2.18%) JPA
13 10 (2.18%) WPF
14 9 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.23%) Replication
4 16 (3.49%) Data Conversion
4 16 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.27%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.18%) Cybercrime
6 10 (2.18%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.96%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.74%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.53%) Clustering
9 7 (1.53%) Life Science
10 6 (1.31%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.31%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.31%) PKI
10 6 (1.31%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.17%) Windows
2 69 (15.03%) Linux
3 27 (5.88%) Unix
4 23 (5.01%) VxWorks
5 8 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.65%) AIX
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) VMS
8 2 (0.44%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.61%) Software Engineering
2 76 (16.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 71 (15.47%) Change Management
4 58 (12.64%) Coaching
5 51 (11.11%) ITIL
6 50 (10.89%) Data Analysis
7 47 (10.24%) Integration Testing
8 45 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (8.93%) SDLC
9 41 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (8.71%) Data Validation
10 40 (8.71%) Project Management
11 39 (8.50%) Configuration Management
12 36 (7.84%) CRM
13 35 (7.63%) Unit Testing
14 32 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (6.97%) Performance Monitoring
15 31 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (6.32%) Mentoring
16 29 (6.32%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (22.22%) SQL
2 71 (15.47%) JavaScript
3 69 (15.03%) C
4 60 (13.07%) C++
5 57 (12.42%) Java
6 43 (9.37%) C#
7 33 (7.19%) VB.NET
8 30 (6.54%) PL/SQL
8 30 (6.54%) VB
9 26 (5.66%) VBA
10 25 (5.45%) ABAP
11 21 (4.58%) T-SQL
12 20 (4.36%) Assembly Language
13 16 (3.49%) R
14 12 (2.61%) Perl
14 12 (2.61%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.18%) Python
16 8 (1.74%) VB6
17 7 (1.53%) MATLAB
18 5 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 115 (25.05%) Degree
2 51 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.27%) CCNA
6 13 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (2.61%) CCNP
7 12 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.74%) CEH
8 8 (1.74%) CISSP
8 8 (1.74%) SANS
9 7 (1.53%) CCIE
10 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.65%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.44%) CITP
12 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.44%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (11.55%) QA
2 21 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.27%) SLA
4 10 (2.18%) ARP4761
4 10 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.18%) DO-254
5 5 (1.09%) GMP
6 3 (0.65%) ECSS
6 3 (0.65%) GAMP
6 3 (0.65%) ISO13485
7 2 (0.44%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.44%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.44%) MISRA
8 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.22%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 27 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.36%) vSphere
2 20 (4.36%) XenApp
3 18 (3.92%) Firmware
4 16 (3.49%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.87%) HDFS
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.44%) Endace
2 2 (0.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.44%) SCOM
2 2 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.15%) Cisco
3 37 (8.06%) SAP
4 34 (7.41%) VMware
5 32 (6.97%) Progress
6 29 (6.32%) Oracle
7 24 (5.23%) EMC
8 22 (4.79%) Citrix
9 16 (3.49%) ServiceNow
10 13 (2.83%) Juniper
11 12 (2.61%) IBM
11 12 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.96%) Marketo
12 9 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.74%) Serena
13 8 (1.74%) Telerik
14 6 (1.31%) Atlassian
14 6 (1.31%) Google
14 6 (1.31%) SevOne
15 5 (1.09%) Pardot
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + incl.Car Allowance £5k
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
SGN
Salary: Dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €80000 - €100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Bottomline Technologies
Salary: £40-£50K
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Queenborough, Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + inc + car , bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago