The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 158 158 183
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs citing Validation 63 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.24% 1.07% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.41% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 39
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4066 3819 4352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.71% 75.50% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3308 3019 3714
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 30 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Guildford +5 10 £55,000 +34.14%
Camberley +7 8 £65,000 +100.00%
Redhill -9 7 £55,000 -15.38%
Leatherhead -16 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Staines - 2 £58,750 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £57,500 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 60 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 55 (44.35%) Finance
3 49 (39.52%) SQL
3 49 (39.52%) Degree
4 42 (33.87%) HTML
4 42 (33.87%) CSS
5 41 (33.06%) Software Engineering
6 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 37 (29.84%) Business Analysis
8 36 (29.03%) Unit Testing
8 36 (29.03%) C#
8 36 (29.03%) Workflow
9 34 (27.42%) Regression Testing
9 34 (27.42%) Performance Testing
9 34 (27.42%) Workflow Management
9 34 (27.42%) User Stories
10 33 (26.61%) Visual Studio
11 31 (25.00%) Code Coverage
11 31 (25.00%) NUnit
11 31 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
12 30 (24.19%) Computer Science
12 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
13 29 (23.39%) Mathematics
13 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
15 27 (21.77%) Financial Modelling
16 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (20.16%) C++
17 23 (18.55%) Java
17 23 (18.55%) Migration

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (0.81%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.81%) IIS
1 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.81%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Simulink
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Siebel Analytics
2 3 (2.42%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) Wireless
2 7 (5.65%) LAN
3 6 (4.84%) WLAN
3 6 (4.84%) TETRA
4 2 (1.61%) WAN
4 2 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) DMZ
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database
3 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (26.61%) Visual Studio
2 31 (25.00%) NUnit
2 31 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.87%) WinRunner
5 10 (8.06%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) MSI
General
1 55 (44.35%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Aerospace
2 7 (5.65%) Automotive
3 4 (3.23%) Electronics
3 4 (3.23%) Billing
4 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (54.84%) Analyst
2 45 (36.29%) Developer
3 19 (15.32%) Business Analyst
4 18 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 17 (13.71%) Software Developer
6 16 (12.90%) QA Analyst
7 14 (11.29%) Tester
7 14 (11.29%) Analyst Developer
7 14 (11.29%) OBIEE Developer
8 13 (10.48%) Senior Design Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) Design Engineer
9 11 (8.87%) Automation Engineer
10 10 (8.06%) Automation Analyst
10 10 (8.06%) QA Automation Engineer
10 10 (8.06%) Graduate
10 10 (8.06%) QA Tester
10 10 (8.06%) QA Engineer
11 9 (7.26%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Electrical Engineer
12 7 (5.65%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.87%) HTML
1 42 (33.87%) CSS
2 22 (17.74%) HTML5
2 22 (17.74%) CSS3
3 18 (14.52%) .NET
4 2 (1.61%) Web Services
4 2 (1.61%) EDI
4 2 (1.61%) BAPI
4 2 (1.61%) SAP ALE
4 2 (1.61%) Google Maps API
5 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 29 (23.39%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.87%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.06%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.23%) PACS
6 3 (2.42%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.81%) Statistics
7 1 (0.81%) EPoS
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Software Engineering
2 37 (29.84%) Business Analysis
3 36 (29.03%) Unit Testing
3 36 (29.03%) Workflow
4 34 (27.42%) Regression Testing
4 34 (27.42%) Workflow Management
4 34 (27.42%) Performance Testing
4 34 (27.42%) User Stories
5 31 (25.00%) Code Coverage
6 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (21.77%) Financial Modelling
8 23 (18.55%) Data Migration
8 23 (18.55%) Migration
9 22 (17.74%) Data Validation
10 20 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (14.52%) Risk Management
12 14 (11.29%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.29%) Analytics
13 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (8.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.52%) SQL
2 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 36 (29.03%) C#
4 25 (20.16%) C++
5 23 (18.55%) Java
6 14 (11.29%) C
7 8 (6.45%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.03%) Python
9 4 (3.23%) VB
10 2 (1.61%) ABAP
10 2 (1.61%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.61%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (39.52%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) IIBA
3 1 (0.81%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.74%) Oracle
3 10 (8.06%) SunGard
4 7 (5.65%) TOWER Software
5 5 (4.03%) SAP
5 5 (4.03%) Siebel
6 3 (2.42%) CA
7 2 (1.61%) HP
7 2 (1.61%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) JBoss
8 1 (0.81%) Cognos
8 1 (0.81%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) webMethods
8 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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