The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.48% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Validation
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 80.60% 79.59% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 16 36
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,650 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Validation
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Validation Salary Trend in Cumbria

Validation
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 (100.00%) SLA
1 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Service Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) SLA