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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 86 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 19 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.72% 1.20% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.49% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 8
Average salary £38,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
972 870 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.88% 80.26% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 896 744 798
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016. 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 +9 14 £38,500 -33.04%
Worthing +7 2 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (67.86%) C
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) Progress
3 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
3 17 (60.71%) Aerospace
3 17 (60.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (57.14%) Avionics
4 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
5 15 (53.57%) SDLC
5 15 (53.57%) Subversion
6 13 (46.43%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) MATLAB
6 13 (46.43%) Simulink
7 10 (35.71%) Mercurial
8 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (25.00%) C++
10 5 (17.86%) MFC
10 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) Assembly Language
10 5 (17.86%) Firmware
10 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
10 5 (17.86%) DirectX
10 5 (17.86%) VxWorks
10 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.86%) Computer Architecture

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (46.43%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Modbus
2 2 (7.14%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 10 (35.71%) Mercurial
3 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (60.71%) Aerospace
2 16 (57.14%) Avionics
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.71%) Finance
5 2 (7.14%) Electronics
6 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) DirectX
1 5 (17.86%) MFC
1 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) VxWorks
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
2 17 (60.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 15 (53.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) Computer Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Test Management
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C
2 13 (46.43%) MATLAB
3 7 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.57%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.57%) ISO26262
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Progress
2 2 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) MathWorks