The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 19 40
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 4.11% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.45% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £28,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
Validation
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 55 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 77.97% 75.34% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 99
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Validation
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Validation Salary Trend in County Antrim