The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 82 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% 1.51% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.77% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £36,000 £32,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -50.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
604 565 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.18% 85.22% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 577 499 635
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) QA
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
1 3 (37.50%) WPF
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
1 3 (37.50%) WPF
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA