The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 47 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.03% 2.20% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 2.63% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -36.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 533 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.22% 83.94% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 450 465 389
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 17 £35,000 +7.69%
Haverhill - 1 £25,000 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) Electronics
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) Unix
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) Marketing
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) C
6 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (29.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (29.17%) VHDL
6 7 (29.17%) Verilog
6 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (25.00%) Presales
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) HNC
7 6 (25.00%) HND
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Assembly Language
8 4 (16.67%) Firmware
9 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
9 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (8.33%) Retail
11 1 (4.17%) Finance
11 1 (4.17%) SAS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (62.50%) Electronics
2 14 (58.33%) Marketing
3 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (20.83%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Support
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (29.17%) Verilog
1 7 (29.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C
3 4 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) HNC
2 6 (25.00%) HND
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
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