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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 61 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.66% 2.29% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.84% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Average salary £48,750 £54,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.13% +32.31%
UK excluding London average salary £41,337 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +3.75%
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
522 457 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 86.71% 80.46% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 396 386 397
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 19 December 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Siebel
1 1 (25.00%) Trillium
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Kalido
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (25.00%) DRM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) IC Design
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DRM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) IC Design
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Siebel
1 1 (25.00%) Trillium
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Kalido
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago