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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 126 142
Rank change year-on-year -28 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 17 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.55% 1.94% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 2.28% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 54 42
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,125 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £54,550 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2669 2892 3235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.11% 84.96% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2532 2680
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 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
Farnborough +11 4 - - 1
Fareham +5 4 £39,500 -16.84%
Portsmouth -9 4 £39,000 -2.50%
Fleet - 3 £35,000 - 1
Andover -4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Validation
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (34.09%) Web Services
4 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) Degree
7 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.45%) DNS
7 9 (20.45%) DHCP
7 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.45%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 8 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (18.18%) PKI
9 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
9 7 (15.91%) JIRA
9 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
9 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Business Transformation
9 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (13.64%) Load Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.64%) SOA
10 6 (13.64%) ITIL

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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) DHCP
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) ATM
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 6 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (13.64%) Selenium
3 5 (11.36%) HP UFT
3 5 (11.36%) JUnit
3 5 (11.36%) WATIR
4 4 (9.09%) AdminStudio
4 4 (9.09%) MSI
4 4 (9.09%) TestRail
5 3 (6.82%) Robot Framework
6 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) Ant
7 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) JMeter
7 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.27%) Maven
7 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.82%) Automotive
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Packager
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Salesforce Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Verification Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) EDI
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Life Science
5 1 (2.27%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (20.45%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
3 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 8 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.91%) Business Transformation
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Load Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) ERP
6 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) Apex Code
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C
4 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) HNC
4 2 (4.55%) HND
5 1 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.27%) CCSP
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) MISRA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) GMP
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) HP
1 5 (11.36%) Telerik
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) Baan
4 2 (4.55%) Green Hills
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
5 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia
5 1 (2.27%) SIMUL8
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + More
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 20 days ago