The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 71 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.49% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% - 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Validation
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 289 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.00% 78.75% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 359 215 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Validation
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Validation Salary Trend in Watford

Validation
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Watford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Watford

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
1 7 (53.85%) Quality Management
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
1 7 (53.85%) Data Validation
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) W3C
2 3 (23.08%) XHTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) XHTML
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) Semantic HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Quality Management
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Data Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Use Case
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
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