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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 87 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 17 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.45% 0.94% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.19% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 3
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
981 1006 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.63% 78.66% 76.53%
Number of salaries quoted 848 880 885
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 £28,500 £30,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Crawley -2 13 £45,000 +69.81%
Worthing -4 2 £35,750 -15.88%
Horsham +3 1 £52,500 +133.33%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (31.43%) UNIX
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
5 10 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (28.57%) Data Validation
5 10 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 10 (28.57%) Cognos
5 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (28.57%) Oracle
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (28.57%) DB2
5 10 (28.57%) Business Objects
5 10 (28.57%) ETL
5 10 (28.57%) Toad
5 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 10 (28.57%) HP
5 10 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (28.57%) DataStage
5 10 (28.57%) SQLPlus
5 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (28.57%) Test Management
6 8 (22.86%) C++

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) Windchill
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) VoIP
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
1 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) Profibus
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 10 (28.57%) DB2
1 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 10 (28.57%) DataStage
1 10 (28.57%) SQLPlus
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
1 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Toad
1 10 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
4 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.71%) Trac
5 1 (2.86%) VectorCAST
5 1 (2.86%) GoogleTest
5 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.86%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) FxCop
5 1 (2.86%) MSTest
General
1 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Military
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (8.57%) Administrator
2 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Manager
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Graduate
3 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Junior
4 1 (2.86%) Account Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) DirectX
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) CMDB
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
1 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 5 (14.29%) VxWorks
4 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
3 10 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 10 (28.57%) Test Management
3 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.00%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.57%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) PLM
8 2 (5.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 8 (22.86%) C++
4 7 (20.00%) R
5 5 (14.29%) C
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) Assembly Language
7 3 (8.57%) C#
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Postgraduate
4 2 (5.71%) HND
5 1 (2.86%) HNC
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Firmware
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
1 10 (28.57%) Business Objects
1 10 (28.57%) Cognos
1 10 (28.57%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Progress
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Siemens
4 2 (5.71%) PTC
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Borland
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
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