The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 32 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.84% 0.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 181 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 89.74% 86.60% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 103 163 129
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Validation
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Validation Salary Trend in St Albans

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Validation.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Struts
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
1 8 (88.89%) Struts2
2 5 (55.56%) QMS
2 5 (55.56%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Economics
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 3 (33.33%) Automotive
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Converged Networks
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (11.11%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE Developer
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE Web Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Web Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
1 8 (88.89%) Struts
1 8 (88.89%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) QMS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco