Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 178 194
Rank change year-on-year -30 +16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Validation 61 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.88% 1.23% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.42% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 70
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% -3.23%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,000 £29,425
90th Percentile £63,750 £92,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,011 5,421 6,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.75% 86.94% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,110 4,573 5,290
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Hampshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Validation in Hampshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Validation in Hampshire

Validation
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Andover - 19 £42,500 - 1
Petersfield - 10 £40,000 - 1
Southampton -22 8 £52,500 - 3
Farnborough -15 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Basingstoke -10 4 £75,000 +50.00% 5
Portsmouth -14 3 £62,500 -30.56% 1
Fareham -24 3 £34,000 -24.44% 3
Wallington - 2 £45,000 -
Fleet +18 1 £26,500 -41.11%
Eastleigh +2 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Romsey - 1 - - 1
Validation
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
3 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (32.79%) C#
3 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.79%) Windows
4 19 (31.15%) CSS
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
4 19 (31.15%) OLE DB
4 19 (31.15%) Finance
4 19 (31.15%) jQuery
4 19 (31.15%) SaaS
4 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
4 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
5 17 (27.87%) VB
6 16 (26.23%) User Stories
7 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
8 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
8 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
9 13 (21.31%) Data Analysis
10 12 (19.67%) C
11 11 (18.03%) Scrum
11 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.39%) Analytics
12 10 (16.39%) Feasibility Study

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.28%) GemFire
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.15%) SaaS
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.11%) Big Data
3 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) Looker
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.28%) HBase
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) Power BI
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) MS Access
6 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JUnit
2 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Gradle
4 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (3.28%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
2 5 (8.20%) Military
3 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Business Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
4 12 (19.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Business Change Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Change Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Business IT Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Test Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Head of Strategy
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.15%) CSS
3 19 (31.15%) HTML
3 19 (31.15%) jQuery
3 19 (31.15%) OLE DB
4 6 (9.84%) Middleware
5 5 (8.20%) JSON
5 5 (8.20%) Spring
5 5 (8.20%) Spring Integration
6 4 (6.56%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.92%) RESTful
8 2 (3.28%) Ajax
8 2 (3.28%) Kafka
8 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.64%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.64%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Fintech
4 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) ASIC
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) EPoS
6 1 (1.64%) SystemC
6 1 (1.64%) Verilog
6 1 (1.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
2 16 (26.23%) User Stories
3 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
4 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
4 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
5 13 (21.31%) Data Analysis
6 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 10 (16.39%) Analytics
7 10 (16.39%) Feasibility Study
7 10 (16.39%) SWOT Analysis
7 10 (16.39%) Use Case
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) MODAF
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 5 (8.20%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (8.20%) BDD
9 5 (8.20%) OO
9 5 (8.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
4 17 (27.87%) VB
5 12 (19.67%) C
6 7 (11.48%) Java
7 3 (4.92%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) AWK
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.64%) sed
9 1 (1.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.92%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) HDFS
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) EMC
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.92%) Teradata
2 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.28%) Tableau
3 1 (1.64%) Cadence