The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Validation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation Engineer
Rank 907 962 959
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.008% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary - £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Validation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Validation Engineer in the job title.

Validation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Validation Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation Engineer within the UK.

Validation Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Validation Engineer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Validation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Validation Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Validation
2 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) SDLC
3 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 8 (32.00%) Change Control
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) Electronics
5 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.00%) SAP ERP
7 4 (16.00%) GxP
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) SAP
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) GIS
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 3 (12.00%) QNX
8 3 (12.00%) VxWorks
8 3 (12.00%) Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) Time Management
8 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW

Validation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) GPRS
1 1 (4.00%) GSM
1 1 (4.00%) IPsec
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
1 1 (4.00%) PPP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) UMTS
1 1 (4.00%) VSAT
1 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) CANoe
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Gradle
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (24.00%) Electronics
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) Velocity
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.00%) Verilog
2 2 (8.00%) VHDL
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) HPUX
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Validation
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
2 9 (36.00%) SDLC
3 8 (32.00%) Change Control
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
4 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Ada
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (16.00%) GxP
3 3 (12.00%) ECSS
4 1 (4.00%) Def Stans
4 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) EMC
2 3 (12.00%) QNX
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
North East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago