Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 116 106
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.35% 0.37% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.43% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Southampton median annual salary £24,500 £44,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.63% +38.28% -51.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £34,000 £29,825
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £33,750
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.89% - -10.00%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1253 1151 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.47% 85.20% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1028 1037
Southampton median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,225 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -2.25% +2.41%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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

Validation
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Power BI
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Migration

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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Power BI
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle