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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 49 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.73% 0.96% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.13% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £28,500 £37,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £44,500 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
302 354 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 87.03% 84.89% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 281 288 325
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,528 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 25 September 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 - 4 £28,500 -
Plymouth +4 2 - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
2 12 (66.67%) Data Management
2 12 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 12 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 12 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 12 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Qt
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) MFC
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 3 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (11.11%) Delphi

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 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 12 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 12 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 12 (66.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
1 12 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior
4 4 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (16.67%) MFC
2 3 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
2 12 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (66.67%) NHS
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Data Management
1 12 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 12 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
1 12 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 2 (11.11%) Delphi
3 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft