The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 110 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.082% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.36% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 553 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.10% 80.73% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 825 498 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Validation
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Brighton

Validation
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree