The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 75 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.70% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £30,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
693 676 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.05% 74.45% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 610 631 637
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Hampshire

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 22 July 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (26.67%) GxP
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Firmware
3 4 (26.67%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Product Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) COM
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) LIMS
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) COM
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) LIMS
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GxP
2 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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