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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 110 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.30% 3.24% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 3.88% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 10
Average salary £32,500 £58,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.96% +54.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
1112 1004 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.92% 83.32% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 969 879 732
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 4 September 2015. 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
Worthing -5 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Crawley - 2 £36,250 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
4 10 (58.82%) Progress
5 9 (52.94%) Firmware
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
6 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
7 7 (41.18%) VxWorks
7 7 (41.18%) Subversion
7 7 (41.18%) C
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Assembly Language
7 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
9 5 (29.41%) SDLC
9 5 (29.41%) DirectX
10 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (23.53%) Computer Architecture
11 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 3 (17.65%) Trac
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
11 3 (17.65%) MS Office
11 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 3 (17.65%) HNC
11 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Windchill
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Trac
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Avionics
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Web Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Software Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) DirectX
2 1 (5.88%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) VxWorks
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
3 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Energy Management
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Yourdon
7 2 (11.76%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) C
2 7 (41.18%) Assembly Language
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) HNC
3 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Progress
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Siemens
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) PTC
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