Period
to 14 October 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +59
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.75% 3.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 0
Portsmouth median annual salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.71% - -
Hampshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% +7.14% -6.67%

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 629 536 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 91.96% 92.57% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 417 467 542
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 14 October 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 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Data Validation
6 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Data Security
6 4 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Metadata Management
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 3 (25.00%) Systems Thinking
7 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (25.00%) Facilities Management

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) Data Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Security
4 4 (33.33%) Metadata Management
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (25.00%) Facilities Management
5 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Systems Thinking
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 15288
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle