The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 82 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 0.36% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.45% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £70,000 £30,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+129.50% -34.40%
UK excluding London average salary £41,712 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Validation
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
630 662 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.08% 80.05% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 526 588 618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Validation
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (40.00%) GxP
3 3 (30.00%) LIMS
3 3 (30.00%) Life Science
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) PLM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (20.00%) SAP R/3
5 1 (10.00%) GAMP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) COBIT

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP R/3
General
1 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) LIMS
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) PLM
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GxP
2 2 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (10.00%) GAMP
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
Southampton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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