Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 224 259
Rank change year-on-year +6 +35 -51
Permanent jobs citing Validation 40 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.64% 0.79% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.92% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 47
Surrey median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5533 5652 7465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.81% 85.71% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4478 4732 6488
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Surrey

Validation
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Validation in Surrey

Validation
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Surrey

Validation
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham - 16 £48,000 -
Virginia Water - 6 £56,000 -
Staines -3 4 £53,000 +51.43%
Reigate -36 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Leatherhead - 4 £49,750 - 1
Camberley -14 1 £34,000 -51.43%
Farnham - 1 - - 2
Guildford - 1 £75,000 - 2
Validation
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Validation.

1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) REST
3 22 (55.00%) HTML5
3 22 (55.00%) AngularJS
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) JSON
3 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (40.00%) Selenium
5 16 (40.00%) TypeScript
5 16 (40.00%) Angular 2
6 14 (35.00%) Protractor
6 14 (35.00%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
6 14 (35.00%) Grunt
6 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
6 14 (35.00%) Scrum
6 14 (35.00%) PHP
7 13 (32.50%) Node.js
7 13 (32.50%) Front End Development
8 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (30.00%) MySQL
9 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) CSS3
11 7 (17.50%) Creative Thinking
11 7 (17.50%) Java

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.50%) SAS
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) GPRS
1 1 (2.50%) GSM
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) LTE
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) UMTS
1 1 (2.50%) VoLTE
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
1 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Selenium
3 14 (35.00%) Grunt
3 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
3 14 (35.00%) Protractor
3 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) NUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.50%) TestNG
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Angular Developer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) REST
2 22 (55.00%) AngularJS
2 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 22 (55.00%) HTML5
2 22 (55.00%) JSON
3 16 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 13 (32.50%) Node.js
5 8 (20.00%) CSS
5 8 (20.00%) CSS3
6 6 (15.00%) Silex
6 6 (15.00%) Symfony
7 2 (5.00%) Spring
7 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.50%) .NET
8 1 (2.50%) Kafka
8 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.50%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
3 14 (35.00%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Front End Development
5 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
8 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) UML
9 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 14 (35.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) IFRS
3 1 (2.50%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) VMware