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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South East / Surrey
Rank 153 188 176
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.57% 0.48% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.55% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 27
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -23.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £34,250 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2313 3645 3870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.93% 87.68% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1813 3120 3228
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +9 8 £42,500 +19.71%
Guildford +14 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Camberley +18 2 £60,000 - 1
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £41,500 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 9 (31.03%) QA
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 7 (24.14%) Automotive
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) MySQL
4 5 (17.24%) UML
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Chemistry
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) PhD
5 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (13.79%) ISEB
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Electronics
6 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.34%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) C
6 3 (10.34%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) Logistics

Validation
Top Related 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.90%) GemFire
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) HBase
2 2 (6.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Gradle
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Automotive
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Migration Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Process Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Billing Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) JSON
1 2 (6.90%) Kafka
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
1 2 (6.90%) Spark Streaming
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) Spring Batch
1 2 (6.90%) Spring Boot
1 2 (6.90%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
1 5 (17.24%) UML
2 4 (13.79%) Chemistry
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
3 3 (10.34%) Data Conversion
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Logistics
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Scrum
3 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) C
3 3 (10.34%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) PhD
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CISA
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) IEC 61508
2 2 (6.90%) ISO26262
2 2 (6.90%) MISRA
2 2 (6.90%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (6.90%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
1 2 (6.90%) F5
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) EMC
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £49,000 per annum + 5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensi
Posted: 23 days ago
Camberley
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago