The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 153 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 58 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.27% 0.96% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.20% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 65
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £39,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3684 3763 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.45% 79.93% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2951 3075 3463
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Validation
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Validation Salary Trend in Surrey

Validation
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Surrey

Validation
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Reigate - 28 £42,500 - 1
Camberley +3 5 £26,000 -20.00%
Guildford +1 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Chertsey - 5 £57,500 - 1
Staines - 5 £59,750 -
Dorking -22 4 £42,500 +6.58%
Leatherhead - 3 £60,000 -
Redhill - 3 £60,000 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 77 (55.80%) Finance
2 70 (50.72%) Microsoft
3 65 (47.10%) SQL
4 57 (41.30%) Workflow
5 56 (40.58%) Unit Testing
6 54 (39.13%) Degree
6 54 (39.13%) Regression Testing
7 53 (38.41%) Performance Testing
7 53 (38.41%) Workflow Management
7 53 (38.41%) Software Engineering
7 53 (38.41%) User Stories
8 52 (37.68%) SQL Server
9 51 (36.96%) C#
10 50 (36.23%) Code Coverage
10 50 (36.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (36.23%) NUnit
11 48 (34.78%) Visual Studio
12 46 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
13 45 (32.61%) Financial Modelling
14 44 (31.88%) CSS
14 44 (31.88%) HTML
14 44 (31.88%) JavaScript
15 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
16 42 (30.43%) Mathematics
17 33 (23.91%) Business Analysis
17 33 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (21.74%) HTML5
18 30 (21.74%) CSS3
19 28 (20.29%) .NET

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) MS Office
2 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Siebel Analytics
1 5 (3.62%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.45%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.45%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.45%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) LAN
2 6 (4.35%) WLAN
2 6 (4.35%) WAN
2 6 (4.35%) Wireless
2 6 (4.35%) TETRA
3 2 (1.45%) DHCP
3 2 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) 2G
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) SNMP
4 1 (0.72%) Telnet
4 1 (0.72%) 3G
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) VLAN
4 1 (0.72%) LTE
4 1 (0.72%) 4G
4 1 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.45%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) MySQL
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (36.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 50 (36.23%) NUnit
2 48 (34.78%) Visual Studio
3 33 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.97%) WinRunner
5 10 (7.25%) Selenium
6 1 (0.72%) MSI
6 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 77 (55.80%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Billing
3 8 (5.80%) Automotive
4 7 (5.07%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.17%) Retail
7 2 (1.45%) Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (45.65%) Developer
2 57 (41.30%) Analyst
3 25 (18.12%) Software Developer
4 20 (14.49%) C# Developer
5 19 (13.77%) Business Analyst
6 18 (13.04%) Software Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Tester
8 13 (9.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.42%) Senior Design Engineer
8 13 (9.42%) Design Engineer
8 13 (9.42%) .NET Developer
9 12 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
9 12 (8.70%) OBIEE Developer
10 11 (7.97%) QA Analyst
10 11 (7.97%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) QA Tester
11 10 (7.25%) Automation Analyst
11 10 (7.25%) QA Automation Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) QA Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.88%) CSS
1 44 (31.88%) HTML
2 30 (21.74%) HTML5
2 30 (21.74%) CSS3
3 28 (20.29%) .NET
4 4 (2.90%) SAP ALE
4 4 (2.90%) EDI
4 4 (2.90%) Web Services
4 4 (2.90%) BAPI
5 2 (1.45%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.72%) Middleware
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
2 42 (30.43%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.62%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.17%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) Life Science
7 1 (0.72%) Statistics
7 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) UNIX
1 2 (1.45%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.30%) Workflow
2 56 (40.58%) Unit Testing
3 54 (39.13%) Regression Testing
4 53 (38.41%) Performance Testing
4 53 (38.41%) Workflow Management
4 53 (38.41%) Software Engineering
4 53 (38.41%) User Stories
5 50 (36.23%) Code Coverage
5 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (32.61%) Financial Modelling
7 33 (23.91%) Business Analysis
8 24 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 21 (15.22%) Risk Management
10 20 (14.49%) Migration
10 20 (14.49%) Data Migration
11 18 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (11.59%) Data Validation
13 11 (7.97%) ITIL
14 6 (4.35%) Analytics
14 6 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.10%) SQL
2 51 (36.96%) C#
3 44 (31.88%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.84%) C++
5 25 (18.12%) Java
6 5 (3.62%) ABAP
7 2 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.72%) VBScript
8 1 (0.72%) C
8 1 (0.72%) Python
8 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 54 (39.13%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.45%) CCA
3 2 (1.45%) CIMA
4 1 (0.72%) IIBA
4 1 (0.72%) APMP
4 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) COBIT
2 2 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 70 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.32%) Oracle
3 15 (10.87%) TOWER Software
4 10 (7.25%) SAP
5 5 (3.62%) Siebel
5 5 (3.62%) SunGard
6 3 (2.17%) CA
7 2 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (0.72%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.72%) EMC
8 1 (0.72%) Nortel
8 1 (0.72%) Remedy
8 1 (0.72%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.72%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.72%) Huawei
8 1 (0.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.72%) Talend
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Posted: Yesterday
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