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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 56 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.74% 1.41% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.89% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -38.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Validation
South 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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 318 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.26% 74.82% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 262 134
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Validation
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Validation Salary Trend in Devon

Validation
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +3 1 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Barnstaple - 1 £37,500 - 1
Paignton - 1 £37,150 -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) 802.15
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) OO

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) 802.15
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Barnstaple
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago