The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 88 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.20% 0.54% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.63% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 23
Average salary £33,000 £25,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 960 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.83% 86.72% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 848 816 669
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Validation
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Salisbury - 10 £28,000 - 1
Swindon +7 2 £55,000 +115.68%
Chippenham - 2 £35,000 -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) MS Excel
3 19 (65.52%) Data Mining
4 16 (55.17%) Oracle
5 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
7 12 (41.38%) LAN
7 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 12 (41.38%) ITIL
7 12 (41.38%) Symantec
7 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
7 12 (41.38%) ITIL V3
7 12 (41.38%) CMDB
8 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (37.93%) CRM
9 10 (34.48%) MS Office
10 8 (27.59%) Project Management
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
10 8 (27.59%) ETL
10 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (27.59%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (27.59%) Data Management
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
10 8 (27.59%) QA
10 8 (27.59%) Data Validation
11 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (68.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (34.48%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
1 12 (41.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) X.21
3 1 (3.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) Data Mining
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.90%) NetBeans
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) MI Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Coordinator
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Genesys Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) Java EE
1 2 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) CMDB
2 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Biometrics
3 3 (10.34%) IVR
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
1 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL V3
2 11 (37.93%) CRM
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) ETL
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) Data Management
3 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Data Validation
3 8 (27.59%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (24.14%) ETL Development
5 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 12 (41.38%) Symantec
4 7 (24.14%) Sagent
5 3 (10.34%) Genesys
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Nortel
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Telelogic
Ham, Wiltshire
Cognizant
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