Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 127 138
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.01% 0.25% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.27% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 9
East Sussex median annual salary £45,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.64% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,025 £35,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1918 1822 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 92.34% 89.58% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1607 1563
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in East Sussex

Validation
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Validation in East Sussex

Validation
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in East Sussex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in East Sussex

Validation
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 12 £42,500 - 1
Hove - 4 £60,000 -
Uckfield - 4 £60,000 -
Lewes +2 1 £45,000 +7.08%
Validation
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Validation.

1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) MQTT
4 7 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (28.57%) C
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Electronics
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (19.05%) Modbus
7 4 (19.05%) CAN bus
7 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
7 4 (19.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (19.05%) FinancialForce
7 4 (19.05%) RS-232
7 4 (19.05%) RS-485
7 4 (19.05%) Mason
7 4 (19.05%) Apex Code
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing Automation
7 4 (19.05%) Fraud Detection
7 4 (19.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (19.05%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) FinancialForce
1 4 (19.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) MQTT
2 4 (19.05%) Modbus
2 4 (19.05%) RS-232
2 4 (19.05%) RS-485
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQLite
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) JMeter
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) TestNG
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Salesforce Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) IoT Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Mason
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
2 4 (19.05%) CAN bus
3 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 3 (14.29%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 4 (19.05%) Fraud Detection
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing Automation
3 4 (19.05%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (9.52%) SDET
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) C
4 4 (19.05%) Apex Code
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com