The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 75 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.66% 1.11% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.45% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £67,500 £37,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.43% +42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £37,000 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 484 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.66% 76.58% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 366 446 455
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Validation
East of England

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Validation
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Validation Salary Trend in Suffolk

Validation
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Validation
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 3 £51,250 -
Newmarket - 1 £70,000 - 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Newmarket, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago