The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 29 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.98% 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
138 160 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 82.14% 75.12% 75.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 143 125
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £83,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Validation
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Validation Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Validation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Earned Value Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Business Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Cognos
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Publishing
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mart
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Windows

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mart
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Programme Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Programme Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Commercial Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Earned Value Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
1 4 (36.36%) Business Performance Management
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos