The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank - 30 28
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 1.88% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.44% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 123 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 80.25% 76.88% 67.84%
Number of salaries quoted 128 50 79
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
Hertfordshire

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) DHTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) QMS
1 4 (100.00%) Struts2
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) DHTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Struts2
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle