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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 243 298 224
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -74
Permanent jobs citing Validation 205 176 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 0.84% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.99% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 170 107 201
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
15864 17847 18666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.07% 85.50% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13352 14423 14707
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +21 59 £56,250 +4.65% 6
Hampshire -6 45 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Buckinghamshire +16 34 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Surrey +41 31 £57,500 +15.00% 5
West Sussex +6 20 £38,500 +18.46% 3
East Sussex +7 6 £55,750 +48.66% 1
Oxfordshire -21 5 £32,500 -22.15%
Kent +14 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 122 (26.58%) Degree
2 105 (22.88%) Windows
3 99 (21.57%) SQL
4 97 (21.13%) Finance
5 85 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 85 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 75 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
7 73 (15.90%) C#
8 72 (15.69%) Requirements Analysis
9 71 (15.47%) C++
10 70 (15.25%) JavaScript
11 69 (15.03%) Linux
12 67 (14.60%) .NET
13 64 (13.94%) MS Excel
14 62 (13.51%) C
15 59 (12.85%) SQL Server
16 57 (12.42%) Aerospace
16 57 (12.42%) Change Management
17 54 (11.76%) QA
18 50 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (10.89%) HTML
19 48 (10.46%) Security Cleared
20 47 (10.24%) Data Analysis
21 45 (9.80%) Project Management
21 45 (9.80%) Telecoms
21 45 (9.80%) ITIL
21 45 (9.80%) Integration Testing
21 45 (9.80%) Coaching
22 41 (8.93%) ASP.NET
22 41 (8.93%) VMware

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 29 (6.32%) SAS
2 12 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.74%) Captiva
4 8 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (1.74%) Documentum
4 8 (1.74%) IIS
5 6 (1.31%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.09%) Apache
6 5 (1.09%) CMS
7 4 (0.87%) Confluence
7 4 (0.87%) GemFire
7 4 (0.87%) JBoss
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 64 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.97%) MS Office
3 29 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.09%) MS Project
6 3 (0.65%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.18%) SAP HCM
3 4 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
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%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.84%) SaaS
2 28 (6.10%) PaaS
3 20 (4.36%) IaaS
4 10 (2.18%) GitHub
5 7 (1.53%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.75%) Firewall
2 29 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.10%) Internet
4 25 (5.45%) VoIP
5 23 (5.01%) LAN
6 22 (4.79%) 3G
7 21 (4.58%) Ethernet
8 20 (4.36%) SSL
9 18 (3.92%) WAN
9 18 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (3.70%) Bluetooth
11 16 (3.49%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (3.49%) SAN
12 15 (3.27%) Cisco IPT
12 15 (3.27%) IP Telephony
13 14 (3.05%) GPRS
14 13 (2.83%) Network Security
15 10 (2.18%) Broadband
16 7 (1.53%) 4G
17 6 (1.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 20 (4.36%) Big Data
4 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 16 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.40%) Base SAS
7 9 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.31%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.31%) DTS
9 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.09%) MS Access
10 5 (1.09%) QlikView
11 4 (0.87%) MySQL
11 4 (0.87%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 30 (6.54%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.66%) Subversion
3 25 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.36%) Selenium
5 17 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.61%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.61%) NeoLoad
6 12 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.40%) JIRA
8 10 (2.18%) LSMW
9 8 (1.74%) Gradle
9 8 (1.74%) JUnit
9 8 (1.74%) Serena SBM
10 6 (1.31%) Toad
11 4 (0.87%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.65%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.65%) NUnit
12 3 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.65%) VectorCAST
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 97 (21.13%) Finance
2 57 (12.42%) Aerospace
3 45 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 35 (7.63%) Electronics
5 32 (6.97%) Marketing
6 27 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 23 (5.01%) Military
8 19 (4.14%) Banking
9 10 (2.18%) Billing
10 8 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.31%) Automotive
11 6 (1.31%) Retail
12 5 (1.09%) Avionics
13 4 (0.87%) Back Office
13 4 (0.87%) Law
14 3 (0.65%) Advertising
14 3 (0.65%) German Language
15 2 (0.44%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (18.74%) Analyst
2 67 (14.60%) Software Engineer
3 47 (10.24%) Developer
4 32 (6.97%) Consultant
5 29 (6.32%) Data Analyst
6 24 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (4.58%) IT Manager
8 20 (4.36%) Design Engineer
9 18 (3.92%) Junior
9 18 (3.92%) Test Analyst
10 17 (3.70%) Systems Manager
11 16 (3.49%) Development Engineer
11 16 (3.49%) Software Developer
12 15 (3.27%) Architect
12 15 (3.27%) Technical Leader
13 14 (3.05%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.05%) Test Engineer
14 13 (2.83%) Junior Developer
14 13 (2.83%) QA Analyst
14 13 (2.83%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.60%) .NET
2 50 (10.89%) HTML
3 41 (8.93%) ASP.NET
4 37 (8.06%) CSS
5 36 (7.84%) jQuery
6 24 (5.23%) MFC
7 19 (4.14%) HTML5
8 17 (3.70%) DirectX
8 17 (3.70%) OpenGL
9 15 (3.27%) Spring
10 13 (2.83%) Ajax
10 13 (2.83%) JSON
11 11 (2.40%) Hibernate
11 11 (2.40%) WPF
12 10 (2.18%) Middleware
12 10 (2.18%) OLE DB
12 10 (2.18%) SAP Basis
12 10 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (2.18%) XML
13 8 (1.74%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.36%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.14%) Replication
5 16 (3.49%) Virtual Team
6 15 (3.27%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.61%) Data Extraction
7 12 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.40%) Clustering
8 11 (2.40%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.18%) Cybercrime
9 10 (2.18%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (2.18%) Data Conversion
10 9 (1.96%) Life Science
10 9 (1.96%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.74%) PKI
12 6 (1.31%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (1.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 105 (22.88%) Windows
2 69 (15.03%) Linux
3 30 (6.54%) Unix
4 20 (4.36%) VxWorks
5 19 (4.14%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.70%) Windows CE
7 15 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.96%) AIX
11 8 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.22%) pSOS
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 72 (15.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 57 (12.42%) Change Management
4 50 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (10.24%) Data Analysis
6 45 (9.80%) Coaching
6 45 (9.80%) Integration Testing
6 45 (9.80%) ITIL
6 45 (9.80%) Project Management
7 38 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (8.06%) SDLC
9 36 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 33 (7.19%) Software Testing
11 32 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (6.54%) CRM
13 29 (6.32%) Data Management
13 29 (6.32%) Regression Testing
13 29 (6.32%) Unit Testing
14 28 (6.10%) Data Validation
14 28 (6.10%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (21.57%) SQL
2 73 (15.90%) C#
3 71 (15.47%) C++
4 70 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 62 (13.51%) C
6 38 (8.28%) Java
7 35 (7.63%) PL/SQL
8 33 (7.19%) T-SQL
8 33 (7.19%) VB
9 29 (6.32%) VB.NET
10 24 (5.23%) VBA
11 19 (4.14%) Assembly Language
11 19 (4.14%) R
12 17 (3.70%) VC++
13 11 (2.40%) Python
13 11 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.18%) ABAP
15 8 (1.74%) Perl
15 8 (1.74%) VB6
16 7 (1.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 122 (26.58%) Degree
2 48 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.83%) CCNA
7 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.18%) CCIE
10 9 (1.96%) CCNP
11 8 (1.74%) CEH
11 8 (1.74%) CISSP
11 8 (1.74%) MCSE
11 8 (1.74%) SANS
12 4 (0.87%) JNCIA
12 4 (0.87%) MCP
12 4 (0.87%) MCTS
13 3 (0.65%) JNCIS
13 3 (0.65%) MCITP
13 3 (0.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.76%) QA
2 17 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 16 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.27%) SLA
5 13 (2.83%) Data Quality
6 10 (2.18%) ARP4761
6 10 (2.18%) DO-254
7 9 (1.96%) GAMP
8 5 (1.09%) GMP
9 4 (0.87%) ISO13485
10 3 (0.65%) ECSS
11 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.44%) P3O
12 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.22%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.22%) ISO26262
12 1 (0.22%) MISRA
12 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.22%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 36 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.01%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.92%) vSphere
4 15 (3.27%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.27%) XenApp
5 10 (2.18%) Firmware
6 6 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.87%) HDFS
7 4 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.65%) vCloud
8 3 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (1.74%) SCCM
1 8 (1.74%) SCOM
1 8 (1.74%) WSUS
2 7 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.44%) Endace
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.93%) VMware
3 38 (8.28%) Cisco
4 30 (6.54%) EMC
4 30 (6.54%) Oracle
5 27 (5.88%) SAP
6 26 (5.66%) Citrix
7 24 (5.23%) Progress
8 15 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.18%) Juniper
9 10 (2.18%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.96%) IBM
10 9 (1.96%) Marketo
10 9 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.74%) Google
11 8 (1.74%) HP
11 8 (1.74%) Serena
11 8 (1.74%) Telerik
12 7 (1.53%) Pardot
13 6 (1.31%) SevOne
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum + full bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to 10% Bonus, Private Healthcare,
Posted: 6 days ago
Dover, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Littlehampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Woking
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South East England
Volaris Exec
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + car + pension + hc + holiday
Posted: 26 days ago
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago