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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 48
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 1.60% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.81% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £31,875 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.06%  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 314 221 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 89.20% 88.40% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 288 206 214
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 24 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) MSI
1 4 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 4 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix