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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 44 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.52% 0.73% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 0.84% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Median salary £30,550 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.53% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,220 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £45,500 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
313 357 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 84.82% 86.65% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 290 276 278
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
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 August 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 August 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 - 10 £27,700 -
Plymouth +4 1 - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (76.47%) Management Information System
2 12 (70.59%) Data Management
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
2 12 (70.59%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) NHS
2 12 (70.59%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (70.59%) Data Protection
2 12 (70.59%) Information Governance
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Qt
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) MFC
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
6 3 (17.65%) Electronics
7 1 (5.88%) Telecoms

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 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
1 12 (70.59%) C# .NET Developer
1 12 (70.59%) C# Developer
1 12 (70.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) VB.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
3 4 (23.53%) Junior .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior VB.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (17.65%) MFC
2 3 (17.65%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Management Information System
2 12 (70.59%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (70.59%) NHS
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
3 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Data Management
1 12 (70.59%) Data Protection
1 12 (70.59%) Information Governance
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
1 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.88%) Delphi
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) HNC
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft