The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 62 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 3.33% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 4.09% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +34.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
Validation
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 391 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.34% 81.29% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 408 357 442
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Validation
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Validation Salary Trend in Swindon

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Final Cut Pro
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NFC
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) RF Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) E-Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) IC Design
3 1 (16.67%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Trillium
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) Kalido
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago