The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 146 127 139
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 25 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 1.48% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.75% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2751 2634 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.62% 84.56% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2094 2167 2542
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Validation
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Validation Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Validation
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Validation
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire -14 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leicestershire +2 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire -10 2 £25,000 -31.03% 2
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Firmware
3 15 (29.41%) EMC
4 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
5 12 (23.53%) Electronics
5 12 (23.53%) Automotive
5 12 (23.53%) C
6 11 (21.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (21.57%) Schematic Capture
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.69%) Degree
9 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.69%) Assembly Language
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) VB
10 7 (13.73%) ITIL
10 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.73%) QA
10 7 (13.73%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (11.76%) IIS
11 6 (11.76%) MS Office
11 6 (11.76%) SAP
11 6 (11.76%) SLA
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.80%) VMware
12 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.80%) Cisco
12 5 (9.80%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (9.80%) Symantec

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.96%) Essbase
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
2 12 (23.53%) Automotive
2 12 (23.53%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Design Engineer
1 12 (23.53%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Governance Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Manager
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.88%) Telematics
5 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) NHS
5 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) Physics
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Solaris
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 11 (21.57%) Schematic Capture
2 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.84%) Data Validation
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) SDLC
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
6 4 (7.84%) User Stories
6 4 (7.84%) Video Processing
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.88%) Kanban
7 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) C
2 8 (15.69%) Assembly Language
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) VB
3 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.84%) Perl
3 4 (7.84%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) ABAP
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) GAMP
3 3 (5.88%) GMP
4 2 (3.92%) ISO26262
5 1 (1.96%) MISRA
5 1 (1.96%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Firmware
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) Docker
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
1 3 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (3.92%) AppDNA
2 2 (3.92%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) EMC
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (9.80%) Symantec
4 5 (9.80%) VMware
5 4 (7.84%) Freescale
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) Atmel
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) F5
6 3 (5.88%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.88%) Hitachi
6 3 (5.88%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (5.88%) NEC
7 2 (3.92%) BMC
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) Remedy
8 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
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