The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 79 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.53% 0.28% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.34% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £24,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.55% +5.88%  
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 500 590 637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.97% 81.27% 83.27%
Number of salaries quoted 459 561 514
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Validation
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Validation in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Essbase
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Essbase
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (60.00%) Power BI
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Technical Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 6 days ago