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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 97 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.49% 0.56% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.65% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -2.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1038 921 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 84.87% 85.44% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 857 767 744
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 21 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
Salisbury - 5 £27,500 - 1
Swindon -4 1 - - 2
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (76.92%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) MS Access
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Sagent
3 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
3 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) IC Design
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) MS Access
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
2 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects XI
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) MI Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
3 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) IC Design
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
2 5 (38.46%) Sagent
Swindon
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £25k - 350k per year
Posted: 26 days ago