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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 63 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.86% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £43,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
465 694 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 84.09% 88.18% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 380 574 455
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 19 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) V-Model
3 2 (22.22%) IEC 61508
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
4 1 (11.11%) CAD
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) QNX
4 1 (11.11%) NEC
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Physics
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
1 2 (22.22%) V-Model
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) IEC 61508
2 1 (11.11%) ISO13485
2 1 (11.11%) MISRA
2 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
1 1 (11.11%) Cadence
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) NEC
1 1 (11.11%) QNX
1 1 (11.11%) SAP