The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 81 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 0.70% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.81% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 25
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £46,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
874 985 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.68% 86.33% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 721 741 979
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Validation
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton 0 3 £50,000 +8.69% 5
Bedford - 2 - - 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 11 (55.00%) Use Case
2 8 (40.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) ISEB
6 4 (20.00%) Informatica
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) MS Office
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) Advertising
6 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Rally
6 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Insight
6 4 (20.00%) Talend
6 4 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (20.00%) BPMN
6 4 (20.00%) Data Validation
6 4 (20.00%) Dutch Language
6 4 (20.00%) French Language
6 4 (20.00%) German Language
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) Degree

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
1 4 (20.00%) Dutch Language
1 4 (20.00%) French Language
1 4 (20.00%) German Language
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Validation Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Use Case
2 8 (40.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) BPMN
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Data Validation
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) Logistics
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) RUP
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (15.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (5.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Informatica
2 4 (20.00%) Rally
2 4 (20.00%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Alere
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago