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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 148 162 142
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 58 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.22% 0.95% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.20% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 63
Average salary £48,750 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £37,000 £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
3842 3740 4115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.82% 79.22% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 3026 3467
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -
Guildford +8 7 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Camberley 0 6 £26,000 -20.00%
Leatherhead - 5 £60,000 -
Redhill - 5 £60,000 -
Staines - 5 £59,750 -
Dorking -20 4 £42,500 +115.21%
Chertsey - 4 £57,500 - 2
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 71 (50.71%) Microsoft
3 67 (47.86%) SQL
4 52 (37.14%) Workflow
5 51 (36.43%) Unit Testing
6 50 (35.71%) Degree
7 49 (35.00%) Regression Testing
8 48 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 48 (34.29%) Workflow Management
8 48 (34.29%) Performance Testing
8 48 (34.29%) User Stories
9 47 (33.57%) Software Engineering
9 47 (33.57%) CSS
9 47 (33.57%) HTML
10 46 (32.86%) C#
11 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
11 45 (32.14%) Code Coverage
11 45 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (32.14%) NUnit
11 45 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
12 43 (30.71%) Visual Studio
13 41 (29.29%) HP Quality Center
14 40 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
15 38 (27.14%) Computer Science
16 37 (26.43%) Mathematics
16 37 (26.43%) Business Analysis
17 30 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
18 27 (19.29%) CSS3
18 27 (19.29%) HTML5
19 26 (18.57%) .NET

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (0.71%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.71%) IIS
1 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.71%) iPlanet
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS Office
2 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Siebel Analytics
1 5 (3.57%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) LAN
2 6 (4.29%) WLAN
2 6 (4.29%) WAN
2 6 (4.29%) TETRA
2 6 (4.29%) Wireless
3 2 (1.43%) Firewall
3 2 (1.43%) DHCP
3 2 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) DMZ
4 1 (0.71%) 3G
4 1 (0.71%) Telnet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) SNMP
4 1 (0.71%) 2G
4 1 (0.71%) VLAN
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) LTE
4 1 (0.71%) 4G
4 1 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.29%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (32.14%) NUnit
1 45 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 43 (30.71%) Visual Studio
3 30 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.86%) WinRunner
5 10 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.71%) MSI
General
1 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Billing
3 7 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 7 (5.00%) Automotive
4 5 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.14%) Retail
6 2 (1.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (45.00%) Analyst
2 60 (42.86%) Developer
3 23 (16.43%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.57%) Business Analyst
5 18 (12.86%) C# Developer
6 15 (10.71%) Software Engineer
7 14 (10.00%) Tester
7 14 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
7 14 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Senior Design Engineer
8 13 (9.29%) Design Engineer
8 13 (9.29%) QA Analyst
9 11 (7.86%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.86%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.14%) QA Engineer
10 10 (7.14%) QA Tester
10 10 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
10 10 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.71%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.57%) HTML
1 47 (33.57%) CSS
2 27 (19.29%) HTML5
2 27 (19.29%) CSS3
3 26 (18.57%) .NET
4 4 (2.86%) Web Services
4 4 (2.86%) EDI
4 4 (2.86%) BAPI
4 4 (2.86%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.43%) Google Maps API
5 2 (1.43%) XML
6 1 (0.71%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.14%) Computer Science
2 37 (26.43%) Mathematics
3 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.14%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) Life Science
6 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) UNIX
1 2 (1.43%) Windows
1 2 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.14%) Workflow
2 51 (36.43%) Unit Testing
3 49 (35.00%) Regression Testing
4 48 (34.29%) Workflow Management
4 48 (34.29%) Performance Testing
4 48 (34.29%) User Stories
5 47 (33.57%) Software Engineering
6 45 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (32.14%) Code Coverage
7 40 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
8 37 (26.43%) Business Analysis
9 24 (17.14%) Migration
9 24 (17.14%) Data Migration
10 23 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (15.71%) Data Validation
11 22 (15.71%) Test Automation
12 20 (14.29%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.86%) ITIL
14 8 (5.71%) Analytics
15 7 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 67 (47.86%) SQL
2 46 (32.86%) C#
3 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.14%) C++
5 23 (16.43%) Java
6 5 (3.57%) ABAP
7 2 (1.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.71%) Python
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.71%) VBScript
8 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (35.71%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) CCA
3 2 (1.43%) CIMA
4 1 (0.71%) IIBA
4 1 (0.71%) APMP
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.43%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) COBIT
3 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (29.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.14%) Oracle
3 12 (8.57%) TOWER Software
4 9 (6.43%) SAP
5 7 (5.00%) SunGard
6 5 (3.57%) Siebel
7 3 (2.14%) CA
8 2 (1.43%) HP
8 2 (1.43%) IBM
8 2 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (0.71%) Huawei
9 1 (0.71%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.71%) Talend
9 1 (0.71%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) Sybase
9 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rushworths Associates
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car/allowance & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago