The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 11 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 10.00% - 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.54% - 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Validation
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 86.67% 98.18% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 53 39
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Validation
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Validation Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Validation
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) OLTP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) OLTP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft