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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 12 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 11.63% - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
38 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 88.37% 92.16% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 40
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 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) OLTP
2 5 (71.43%) Games
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (71.43%) OLTP
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Developer
1 5 (71.43%) ETL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft