The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 66 55 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs citing Validation 34 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.94% 3.19% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 4.08% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 17
Average salary £58,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
939 857 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.30% 78.12% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 810 770 1102
Average salary £44,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Validation
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Validation Salary Trend in West Sussex

Validation
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Validation
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +6 22 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Gatwick - 5 £26,000 -
Worthing -6 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 32 (64.00%) SQL
2 30 (60.00%) HP
3 29 (58.00%) Toad
3 29 (58.00%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (58.00%) Cognos
3 29 (58.00%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (58.00%) ETL
3 29 (58.00%) UNIX
3 29 (58.00%) Oracle
3 29 (58.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (58.00%) DB2
3 29 (58.00%) Business Objects
3 29 (58.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (58.00%) DataStage
3 29 (58.00%) SQLPlus
3 29 (58.00%) Mainframe
3 29 (58.00%) PL/SQL
3 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (58.00%) Test Management
3 29 (58.00%) Data Validation
3 29 (58.00%) Test Strategy
3 29 (58.00%) Oracle ODI
3 29 (58.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 24 (48.00%) Software Testing
5 23 (46.00%) Relational Database
5 23 (46.00%) RDBMS
6 21 (42.00%) Finance
7 20 (40.00%) Advertising
7 20 (40.00%) Banking

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Wireless
1 7 (14.00%) TETRA
1 7 (14.00%) LAN
1 7 (14.00%) WLAN
2 5 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) Data Warehouse
1 29 (58.00%) SQL Server
1 29 (58.00%) DB2
1 29 (58.00%) DataStage
1 29 (58.00%) SQLPlus
1 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 29 (58.00%) Oracle ODI
1 29 (58.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 23 (46.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (46.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) Toad
1 29 (58.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.00%) VectorCAST
3 4 (8.00%) LabVIEW
3 4 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 20 (40.00%) Advertising
2 20 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Test Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Radio Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Design Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Procurement Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Project Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.00%) WPF
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) UNIX
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.00%) Android
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) ETL
1 29 (58.00%) Test Management
1 29 (58.00%) Data Validation
1 29 (58.00%) Test Strategy
2 24 (48.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Analytics
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) Coaching
6 1 (2.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (16.00%) C
3 8 (16.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) C++
3 8 (16.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) HP
2 29 (58.00%) Cognos
2 29 (58.00%) Oracle
2 29 (58.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25500 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £18172 - £22172 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago