The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 31 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 3.64% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 32 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 69.09% 78.05% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 31 69
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

Validation
Salary Trend in Dorking

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

Validation Salary Trend in Dorking

Validation
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorking 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorking 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA