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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 86 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.66% 0.95% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.13% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
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
762 793 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.37% 83.30% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 598 686 593
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (58.33%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Open Workbench
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) GAMP
4 2 (16.67%) PMP
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Open Workbench
2 1 (8.33%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) QA Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Testing Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Assistant Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (16.67%) GAMP
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Southampton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago