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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 75 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.72% 0.48% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.63% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £66,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £30,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,200 £30,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
683 633 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.41% 76.36% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 605 604 695
Average salary £40,325 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) GxP
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Firmware
3 5 (33.33%) Electronics
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) Product Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) LIMS
6 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Life Science
7 1 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) GAMP
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) SAP R/3
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) PLM
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (6.67%) SAP R/3
General
1 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) LIMS
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
4 1 (6.67%) FMCG
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Product Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) PLM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) GxP
2 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (6.67%) GAMP
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago