The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 66 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.03% 1.82% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.08% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 578 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 87.24% 87.71% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 438 424 617
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Validation
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Validation Salary Trend in Dorset

Validation
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Dorset

Validation
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bournemouth +12 1 £45,000 +100.00%
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Validation.

1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) French Language
1 6 (100.00%) Avionics
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Avionics
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) French Language
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree