Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 82 67
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.30% 0.47% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.53% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 18
Portsmouth median annual salary £36,000 £62,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.40% -30.56% +227.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £59,450 £35,875
90th Percentile £41,725 £63,750 £92,500
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% +2.78%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 644 567 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 93.33% 89.15% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 513 499 545
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,400 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Portsmouth

Validation
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Validation in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Validation.

1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Windows NT
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Development
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SysML
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) IFS
6 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineering

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) RF Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) RF Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test and Validation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows NT
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Development
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) SysML
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IFS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft