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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
England / South East
Rank 261 258 237
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Validation 137 208 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.06% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.23% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 95 176 151
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
12764 16918 17072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.53% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10436 14261 13705
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +77 62 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Hampshire -10 29 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Surrey +30 12 £49,500 -5.71% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 10 £40,000 +23.07%
Kent +13 7 - -
East Sussex +5 7 £21,000 -43.24% 3
West Sussex 0 6 £40,000 +2.56%
Oxfordshire +15 2 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 86 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.71%) Microsoft
3 73 (19.89%) Software Engineering
4 71 (19.35%) Project Management
5 70 (19.07%) Finance
6 68 (18.53%) Windows
7 63 (17.17%) SQL
8 62 (16.89%) Oracle
9 61 (16.62%) Degree
10 56 (15.26%) Integration Testing
10 56 (15.26%) Linux
11 55 (14.99%) MS Excel
12 54 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 53 (14.44%) SOA
14 49 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (12.26%) Security Cleared
17 42 (11.44%) C
18 41 (11.17%) Cisco
18 41 (11.17%) Telecoms
19 40 (10.90%) VMware
19 40 (10.90%) C++
19 40 (10.90%) QA
20 39 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
20 39 (10.63%) Service Delivery
21 37 (10.08%) Presales
22 36 (9.81%) IIS
23 35 (9.54%) Web Services
23 35 (9.54%) HP
24 34 (9.26%) Java

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 (9.81%) IIS
2 24 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (5.18%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.36%) SAS
5 9 (2.45%) JBoss
6 7 (1.91%) CMS
6 7 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.54%) Apache
9 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.36%) MS Office
3 19 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (4.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.27%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.54%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.54%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.36%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (3.27%) SaaS
3 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.63%) IaaS
4 6 (1.63%) PaaS
5 5 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.45%) DHCP
1 20 (5.45%) DNS
1 20 (5.45%) Firewall
2 15 (4.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.27%) ATM
4 11 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.45%) SSL
7 7 (1.91%) WebEx
8 5 (1.36%) 3G
8 5 (1.36%) VoIP
9 4 (1.09%) Broadband
9 4 (1.09%) Internet
9 4 (1.09%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.09%) LTE
10 3 (0.82%) 4G
10 3 (0.82%) GPRS
11 2 (0.54%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.54%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.09%) Big Data
3 15 (4.09%) Hadoop
3 15 (4.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.00%) MySQL
6 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.45%) Base SAS
7 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.18%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.18%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.36%) MS Access
11 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (7.36%) Git (software)
1 27 (7.36%) Subversion
2 19 (5.18%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (4.63%) JIRA
3 17 (4.63%) Selenium
4 13 (3.54%) HP UFT
4 13 (3.54%) JUnit
4 13 (3.54%) WATIR
5 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.63%) Robot Framework
6 6 (1.63%) TortoiseSVN
6 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.36%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.36%) VectorCAST
8 4 (1.09%) TestRail
9 3 (0.82%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.82%) NeoLoad
10 2 (0.54%) MSTest
10 2 (0.54%) NUnit
10 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (19.07%) Finance
2 41 (11.17%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.18%) Electronics
4 17 (4.63%) Aerospace
5 14 (3.81%) German Language
5 14 (3.81%) Marketing
6 10 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.45%) Advertising
7 9 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.63%) Arabic Language
9 5 (1.36%) Billing
9 5 (1.36%) Retail
10 4 (1.09%) Automotive
10 4 (1.09%) Back Office
10 4 (1.09%) Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Military
12 1 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.27%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (23.43%) Analyst
2 49 (13.35%) Developer
3 36 (9.81%) Software Engineer
4 32 (8.72%) Architect
5 30 (8.17%) Systems Engineer
6 28 (7.63%) Consultant
7 22 (5.99%) Integration Engineer
8 21 (5.72%) Embedded Engineer
9 20 (5.45%) Implementation Consultant
10 19 (5.18%) Business Analyst
10 19 (5.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 17 (4.63%) Data Analyst
11 17 (4.63%) Support Analyst
12 15 (4.09%) Technical Architect
13 14 (3.81%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.81%) Oracle Developer
13 14 (3.81%) SQL Analyst
14 13 (3.54%) Cloud Architect
14 13 (3.54%) Verification Engineer
15 12 (3.27%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.54%) Web Services
2 15 (4.09%) CSS
2 15 (4.09%) HTML
3 13 (3.54%) JSON
3 13 (3.54%) XSLT
4 12 (3.27%) .NET
4 12 (3.27%) Qt
5 10 (2.72%) HTML5
6 9 (2.45%) Hibernate
6 9 (2.45%) Middleware
7 8 (2.18%) JDBC
7 8 (2.18%) jQuery
7 8 (2.18%) Spring
7 8 (2.18%) Struts
8 7 (1.91%) Backbone.js
8 7 (1.91%) CSS3
8 7 (1.91%) DOM
8 7 (1.91%) Java EE
8 7 (1.91%) LESS
8 7 (1.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.99%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.18%) Clustering
4 17 (4.63%) Algorithms
4 17 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.63%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 13 (3.54%) Life Science
6 12 (3.27%) PKI
7 11 (3.00%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.45%) N-Tier
10 8 (2.18%) Taxonomies
11 7 (1.91%) Data Extraction
11 7 (1.91%) User Experience
12 6 (1.63%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.63%) Replication
13 5 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (1.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.53%) Windows
2 56 (15.26%) Linux
3 23 (6.27%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (4.63%) Unix
6 15 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.27%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.54%) AIX
9 2 (0.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.89%) Software Engineering
3 71 (19.35%) Project Management
4 56 (15.26%) Integration Testing
5 53 (14.44%) SOA
6 49 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (10.63%) Service Delivery
8 37 (10.08%) Presales
9 29 (7.90%) TDD
10 28 (7.63%) ERP
11 27 (7.36%) Migration
11 27 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (7.08%) Configuration Management
12 26 (7.08%) Waterfall
13 25 (6.81%) Data Management
13 25 (6.81%) ITIL
14 24 (6.54%) Test Automation
15 23 (6.27%) CRM
15 23 (6.27%) Functional Testing
16 22 (5.99%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.17%) SQL
2 42 (11.44%) C
3 40 (10.90%) C++
4 34 (9.26%) Java
5 31 (8.45%) C#
6 30 (8.17%) PL/SQL
7 23 (6.27%) Embedded C
8 22 (5.99%) JavaScript
9 20 (5.45%) T-SQL
10 15 (4.09%) Python
11 14 (3.81%) VB
12 12 (3.27%) Perl
13 11 (3.00%) XPath
14 8 (2.18%) Ruby
15 7 (1.91%) VBA
16 4 (1.09%) R
16 4 (1.09%) XQuery
17 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.82%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (16.62%) Degree
2 45 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 19 (5.18%) MCSE
4 19 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (4.36%) DV Cleared
6 15 (4.09%) MCITP
6 15 (4.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.81%) CISSP
8 13 (3.54%) CCNP
9 11 (3.00%) CEH
9 11 (3.00%) JNCIA
9 11 (3.00%) SANS
10 7 (1.91%) PhD
11 4 (1.09%) ISEB
11 4 (1.09%) MCP
11 4 (1.09%) MCTS
12 2 (0.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.90%) QA
2 16 (4.36%) SLA
3 13 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 13 (3.54%) GAMP
4 9 (2.45%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.63%) ISO13485
6 4 (1.09%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.82%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.54%) MISRA
9 1 (0.27%) CDISC
9 1 (0.27%) COBIT
9 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.27%) JTAG
9 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (8.45%) Active Directory
3 30 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (4.09%) Terminal Services
5 15 (4.09%) vCloud
5 15 (4.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 15 (4.09%) vSphere
6 14 (3.81%) Firmware
7 7 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (4.36%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (4.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (2.45%) Endace
4 3 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 62 (16.89%) Oracle
3 41 (11.17%) Cisco
4 40 (10.90%) VMware
5 35 (9.54%) HP
6 23 (6.27%) Juniper
7 15 (4.09%) Red Hat
7 15 (4.09%) Veritas
8 13 (3.54%) Telerik
9 11 (3.00%) F5
9 11 (3.00%) LogRhythm
10 10 (2.72%) Fujitsu
11 7 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.63%) EMC
12 6 (1.63%) IBM
12 6 (1.63%) Perforce
12 6 (1.63%) SAP
13 5 (1.36%) Informatica
14 4 (1.09%) JD Edwards
14 4 (1.09%) Teradata
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago