The table below looks at the statistics for the Validation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation Engineer
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -16.47%
Validation Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
694 728 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.99% 93.57% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 580 624 447
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Validation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation Engineer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Validation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Validation Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Validation Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Validation Engineer in their job title 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 with Validation Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Validation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Validation Engineer in their job title 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 with Validation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware