The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -
Validation
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 83.10% 87.88% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 62
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Validation
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Validation Salary Trend in Dunstable

Validation
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail-J
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Retail-J
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA