The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 48 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.57% 0.54% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 0.62% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Median salary £30,550 £42,825 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.66% +1.96%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
287 325 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.42% 87.60% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 256 254 214
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Devon

Validation
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 8 £27,700 -
Plymouth - 1 £40,050 -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Devon region with a requirement for Validation.

1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) NHS
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Data Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
2 8 (61.54%) Information Governance
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Qt
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
4 4 (30.77%) MFC
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Electronics
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (30.77%) MFC
2 4 (30.77%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (61.54%) NHS
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
3 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Management
1 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
1 8 (61.54%) Information Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 4 (30.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft