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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 78 70
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.16% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.45%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 544 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.38% 89.47% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 380 429 525
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
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