The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 67 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% 0.87% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.00% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Median salary £47,500 £35,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.75% -17.05%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 698 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 86.74% 86.49% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 513 561 460
Median salary £42,655 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,575 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) IEC 61508
2 3 (27.27%) V-Model
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) QMS
3 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
3 2 (18.18%) xDSL
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Atmel
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) ISO26262
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL2
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) CAD

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) xDSL
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL2
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) VDSL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) V-Model
2 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
2 2 (18.18%) QMS
2 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) IEC 61508
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (9.09%) ISO26262
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atmel