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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South West / Dorset
Rank - 70 79
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 2.22% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.55% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 7
Median salary - £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
364 667 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 81.07% 87.19% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 314 512 510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java