The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
UK / Wales
Rank 78 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 19 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.77% 1.48% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.85% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,250 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
911 1081 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 84.90% 80.25% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 743 933 954
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Validation
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Validation Salary Trend in Wales

Validation
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in Wales

Validation
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +11 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Mid Wales -2 8 - -
Validation
UK

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Validation.

1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 25 (53.19%) ITIL
3 23 (48.94%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) Degree
5 16 (34.04%) Incident Management
5 16 (34.04%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (34.04%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (29.79%) ISEB
8 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
8 12 (25.53%) Advertising
8 12 (25.53%) iSeries
9 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
10 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
11 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
12 8 (17.02%) MS Office
12 8 (17.02%) IBM
12 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
13 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
13 7 (14.89%) XML
13 7 (14.89%) HTML
13 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
14 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
14 6 (12.77%) REST
14 6 (12.77%) Defect Tracking
14 6 (12.77%) Ranorex
14 6 (12.77%) LoadUI
14 6 (12.77%) SOAP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) Drupal
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (4.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Broadband
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) NAS
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JMeter
1 6 (12.77%) LoadRunner
1 6 (12.77%) LoadUI
1 6 (12.77%) Ranorex
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
1 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.26%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Applications Support
2 15 (31.91%) Applications Support Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Salesforce Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Writer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
1 7 (14.89%) XML
2 6 (12.77%) REST
2 6 (12.77%) SOAP
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 4 (8.51%) Visualforce
4 3 (6.38%) jQuery
4 3 (6.38%) JSON
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) iSeries
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.26%) Digital TV
6 2 (4.26%) User Experience
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.13%) Life Science
7 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) Incident Management
2 16 (34.04%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.77%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (12.77%) ITSM
8 6 (12.77%) Service Management
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.64%) Data Validation
9 5 (10.64%) ETL
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) Apex Code
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) PHP
2 4 (8.51%) SOQL
2 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 16 (34.04%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (29.79%) ISEB
4 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (8.51%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) GCP
2 1 (2.13%) GLP
2 1 (2.13%) GMP
2 1 (2.13%) GxP
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) IBM
3 6 (12.77%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.13%) Vyatta
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