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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 9 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 8.00% - 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
19 57 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 76.00% 100.00% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 55 51
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft