Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 121 157
Rank change year-on-year -1 +36 -65
Permanent jobs citing Validation 27 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.29% 1.15% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.29% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 11
West Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% -30.43%
10th Percentile £27,000 £20,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,125 £55,750 £96,250
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1830 2169 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.52% 88.86% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1988 2046
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in West Sussex

Validation
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Validation in West Sussex

Validation
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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

Salary histogram for Validation in West Sussex

Validation
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Worthing -11 16 £60,000 +41.18%
Crawley +21 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Gatwick +9 1 £47,500 -
Burgess Hill -12 1 £85,000 +120.78%
Validation
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Validation.

1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) SDLC
3 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 13 (48.15%) Coaching
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (48.15%) Confluence
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (48.15%) Process Improvement
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
3 13 (48.15%) Subversion
3 13 (48.15%) Maven
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle
3 13 (48.15%) WebLogic
3 13 (48.15%) Unix
3 13 (48.15%) SOA
4 11 (40.74%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) EJB
6 8 (29.63%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) XML
6 8 (29.63%) XSD
6 8 (29.63%) XSLT
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 13 (48.15%) Confluence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 13 (48.15%) WebLogic
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
1 13 (48.15%) JIRA
1 13 (48.15%) Maven
1 13 (48.15%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) TestNG
General
1 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Java Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) EclipseLink
1 8 (29.63%) EJB
1 8 (29.63%) EJB 3.0
1 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
1 8 (29.63%) JMS
1 8 (29.63%) JPA
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle ADF
1 8 (29.63%) REST
1 8 (29.63%) SOAP
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) XML
1 8 (29.63%) XSD
1 8 (29.63%) XSLT
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) SDLC
2 13 (48.15%) Coaching
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
2 13 (48.15%) Process Improvement
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
2 13 (48.15%) SOA
3 11 (40.74%) Scenario Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Workflow
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
4 7 (25.93%) C
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 3 (11.11%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) Fortran
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) HP