The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 58 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 8 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.28% 2.02% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.97% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 471 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 76.12% 68.06% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 404 359 269
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
West Midlands

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Validation
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Salary Trend in Coventry

Validation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 12 (66.67%) Automotive
1 12 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 10 (55.56%) Simulink
3 9 (50.00%) Electronics
3 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (27.78%) Firmware
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (5.56%) UML
8 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
8 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
8 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (5.56%) Static Code Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (55.56%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (66.67%) Automotive
2 9 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
1 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.56%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (27.78%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago