The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Wales / South Wales
Rank 72 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 1.26% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.57% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.32%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 957 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.36% 80.15% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 615 830 852
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Validation
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Validation Salary Trend in South Wales

Validation
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in South Wales

Validation
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Cardiff +11 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Newport +1 3 £30,500 -24.22%
Bridgend +15 1 - - 1
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Validation
Wales

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Validation.

1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) ISEB
6 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 12 (34.29%) iSeries
7 12 (34.29%) Advertising
8 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 8 (22.86%) IBM
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) MS Office
10 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (14.29%) Data Validation
11 5 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (11.43%) SOQL
12 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (11.43%) Apex Code
12 4 (11.43%) Visualforce
12 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (5.71%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 15 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Writer
5 1 (2.86%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Product Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Visualforce
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) JSON
2 3 (8.57%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) iSeries
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.71%) Digital TV
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Systems Analysis
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Data Privacy
7 3 (8.57%) Data Security
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Apex Code
2 4 (11.43%) SOQL
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISEB
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) IBM
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) F5
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Vyatta
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