The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 79 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.45% 1.40% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.69% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +54.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 811 826 1105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.13% 82.68% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 659 662 857
Median salary £49,602 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Essex

Validation
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Validation in Essex

Validation
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 13 £42,500 -
Basildon +9 1 - - 2
Validation
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Validation.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 13 (72.22%) E-Commerce
2 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (66.67%) Dynatrace
3 12 (66.67%) Splunk
4 10 (55.56%) vSphere
4 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
4 10 (55.56%) SOAP
4 10 (55.56%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
5 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Software AG
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (16.67%) JBoss
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Google
8 3 (16.67%) webMethods
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 10 (55.56%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SessionCam
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 13 (72.22%) Applications Support
2 13 (72.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 13 (72.22%) Support Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce Support
3 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Web Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Web Applications Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Web Applications Support
4 5 (27.78%) Web Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) jBPM
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) APACS
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) BPMN
7 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Product Management
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Dynatrace
1 12 (66.67%) Splunk
2 3 (16.67%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Software AG
2 3 (16.67%) webMethods
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago