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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 158 170 145
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing Validation 60 41 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.30% 0.87% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.09% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 68
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -
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
3702 3755 4031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.48% 80.05% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 3089 3410
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 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 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 22 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 - 34 £47,500 - 1
Camberley - 5 £26,000 -
Dorking -24 4 £42,500 -29.16%
Chertsey - 4 - -
Staines - 4 £63,500 -
Guildford -13 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Leatherhead - 1 £60,000 -
Redhill - 1 £60,000 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 82 (64.06%) Finance
2 69 (53.91%) Microsoft
3 68 (53.13%) Workflow
4 66 (51.56%) Unit Testing
5 65 (50.78%) Regression Testing
5 65 (50.78%) SQL
6 64 (50.00%) Performance Testing
6 64 (50.00%) Degree
6 64 (50.00%) Workflow Management
6 64 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 64 (50.00%) User Stories
7 62 (48.44%) SQL Server
8 61 (47.66%) C#
8 61 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (46.88%) NUnit
9 60 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 60 (46.88%) Code Coverage
10 57 (44.53%) Visual Studio
10 57 (44.53%) HP Quality Center
11 56 (43.75%) Financial Modelling
12 54 (42.19%) Computer Science
13 53 (41.41%) Mathematics
14 40 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (30.47%) CSS
15 39 (30.47%) HTML
15 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
16 36 (28.13%) HTML5
16 36 (28.13%) CSS3
17 29 (22.66%) C++
17 29 (22.66%) .NET

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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.

Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.56%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.56%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (1.56%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) WAN
2 5 (3.91%) LAN
3 4 (3.13%) TETRA
3 4 (3.13%) Wireless
3 4 (3.13%) WLAN
4 2 (1.56%) Firewall
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
4 2 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) VLAN
5 1 (0.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.78%) 4G
5 1 (0.78%) LTE
5 1 (0.78%) HTTP
5 1 (0.78%) SNMP
5 1 (0.78%) Telnet
5 1 (0.78%) 3G
5 1 (0.78%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (46.88%) NUnit
1 60 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 57 (44.53%) Visual Studio
3 40 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.81%) WinRunner
5 9 (7.03%) Selenium
6 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 82 (64.06%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Billing
3 8 (6.25%) Automotive
4 7 (5.47%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.34%) Retail
7 2 (1.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (50.00%) Developer
2 38 (29.69%) Analyst
3 28 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 21 (16.41%) Software Engineer
5 20 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 17 (13.28%) .NET Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Business Analyst
8 13 (10.16%) Tester
8 13 (10.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Design Engineer
9 11 (8.59%) Design Engineer
10 10 (7.81%) Automation Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Automation Analyst
11 9 (7.03%) QA Automation Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) QA Analyst
11 9 (7.03%) QA Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) QA Tester
12 8 (6.25%) Test Engineer
13 7 (5.47%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (5.47%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.47%) CSS
1 39 (30.47%) HTML
2 36 (28.13%) HTML5
2 36 (28.13%) CSS3
3 29 (22.66%) .NET
4 4 (3.13%) BAPI
4 4 (3.13%) EDI
4 4 (3.13%) Web Services
4 4 (3.13%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.78%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) Middleware
5 1 (0.78%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 54 (42.19%) Computer Science
2 53 (41.41%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.78%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.56%) UNIX
1 2 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (53.13%) Workflow
2 66 (51.56%) Unit Testing
3 65 (50.78%) Regression Testing
4 64 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 64 (50.00%) Workflow Management
4 64 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 64 (50.00%) User Stories
5 61 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (46.88%) Code Coverage
7 56 (43.75%) Financial Modelling
8 27 (21.09%) Test Automation
9 25 (19.53%) Risk Management
10 17 (13.28%) Business Analysis
11 11 (8.59%) ITIL
12 8 (6.25%) Migration
12 8 (6.25%) Data Migration
13 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.91%) ITIL V3
14 5 (3.91%) OO
14 5 (3.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.78%) SQL
2 61 (47.66%) C#
3 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.66%) C++
5 28 (21.88%) Java
6 5 (3.91%) ABAP
7 2 (1.56%) Perl
8 1 (0.78%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) VBScript
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 64 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) CIMA
3 2 (1.56%) CCA
4 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.78%) IIBA
4 1 (0.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.28%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 57 (44.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 69 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.19%) TOWER Software
3 9 (7.03%) SAP
4 5 (3.91%) Oracle
5 3 (2.34%) CA
6 2 (1.56%) SunGard
6 2 (1.56%) HP
6 2 (1.56%) Siebel
7 1 (0.78%) Huawei
7 1 (0.78%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.78%) Talend
7 1 (0.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.78%) EMC
7 1 (0.78%) Nortel
7 1 (0.78%) Remedy
7 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago