The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 57 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.97% 0.25% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 0.35% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 285 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 80.92% 70.54% 72.82%
Number of salaries quoted 338 260 235
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Validation
Surrey

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Validation
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Validation Salary Trend in Woking

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (88.00%) C
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 19 (76.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (76.00%) MATLAB
3 17 (68.00%) Electronics
4 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (56.00%) Simulink
4 14 (56.00%) Quality Management
5 8 (32.00%) Wireless
6 7 (28.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (20.00%) C++
8 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
8 5 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 5 (20.00%) Analytics
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) Intel
10 3 (12.00%) POSIX
10 3 (12.00%) UNIX
10 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
10 3 (12.00%) 3G
10 3 (12.00%) 802.11
10 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (12.00%) Migration

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (8.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) 3G
3 3 (12.00%) 802.11
3 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (8.00%) Sybase ASE
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) LSMW
General
1 17 (68.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Software Engineer
1 14 (56.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
1 14 (56.00%) Real Time Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) POSIX
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (8.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (8.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (8.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (56.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) PLM
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C
2 19 (76.00%) MATLAB
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.00%) ABAP
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Certification
3 1 (4.00%) RHCE
3 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) OCA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Intel
2 2 (8.00%) Sybase
2 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle