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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 55 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.12% 0.14% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.16% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £55,000 £25,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.68% -30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
456 607 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.76% 85.25% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 408 484 389
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Swindon

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Genesys
4 3 (33.33%) Biometrics
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) IVR
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) EXIN
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) E-Learning
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Genesys Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Biometrics
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) IVR
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) E-Learning
4 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) People Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) EXIN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Genesys
2 1 (11.11%) Telelogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 13 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: Circa £40k
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 13 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 13 days ago