The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 73 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.65% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £19,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
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
672 551 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.50% 85.69% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 558 444 331
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Coventry

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (45.83%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Electronics
3 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (29.17%) SLA
5 6 (25.00%) Firmware
5 6 (25.00%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Billing
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) IT Governance
6 5 (20.83%) Automotive
6 5 (20.83%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) QMS
7 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
7 3 (12.50%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) nginx
7 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
7 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) JBoss
1 3 (12.50%) nginx
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) Riak
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Billing
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) CoreOS
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) IT Governance
1 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
2 3 (12.50%) QMS
2 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Kanban
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) ISO26262
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Control-M
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Mesos
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) New Relic
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