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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 127 123 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Validation 47 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.33% 1.59% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.92% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 51
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £30,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2906 3079 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.02% 83.10% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2533 2124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +1 23 £57,500 +91.66% 4
Derbyshire +9 14 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Northamptonshire +1 9 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 34 (39.53%) C
1 34 (39.53%) Electronics
2 30 (34.88%) Automotive
3 28 (32.56%) EMC
3 28 (32.56%) Firmware
4 24 (27.91%) C++
4 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (26.74%) Finance
6 21 (24.42%) Degree
7 20 (23.26%) Visual Studio
8 17 (19.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (19.77%) Embedded C
8 17 (19.77%) Embedded C++
8 17 (19.77%) NEC
8 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (19.77%) Mentor Graphics
8 17 (19.77%) Fujitsu
8 17 (19.77%) Telematics
8 17 (19.77%) Atmel
8 17 (19.77%) Freescale
8 17 (19.77%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (17.44%) Windows
10 12 (13.95%) Project Management
10 12 (13.95%) Manufacturing
11 11 (12.79%) Assembly Language
11 11 (12.79%) VB
11 11 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (10.47%) QA
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (4.65%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) MS Access
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.16%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.65%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.16%) SilkTest
4 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.16%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (39.53%) Electronics
2 30 (34.88%) Automotive
3 23 (26.74%) Finance
4 12 (13.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.49%) Retail
6 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Electronics Engineer
2 28 (32.56%) Design Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) Hardware Engineer
4 15 (17.44%) Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Senior Design Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.81%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Junior
8 4 (4.65%) Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Software Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C++ Team Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Programme Support Officer
8 4 (4.65%) UNIX Team Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (3.49%) Strategy Manager
9 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) HTML
2 7 (8.14%) CSS
3 6 (6.98%) XML
4 4 (4.65%) .NET
4 4 (4.65%) STL
5 3 (3.49%) JSON
5 3 (3.49%) HTML5
5 3 (3.49%) CSS3
5 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.49%) WinForms
6 2 (2.33%) Web Services
6 2 (2.33%) Velocity
7 1 (1.16%) WCF
7 1 (1.16%) WPF
7 1 (1.16%) GWT
7 1 (1.16%) Ajax
7 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.16%) Java SE
7 1 (1.16%) Java EE
7 1 (1.16%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (19.77%) Telematics
2 17 (19.77%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) IVR
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.33%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.33%) Statistics
6 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.33%) Physics
7 1 (1.16%) Life Science
7 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.16%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.95%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.98%) Regression Testing
7 6 (6.98%) User Stories
8 5 (5.81%) Coaching
8 5 (5.81%) ITIL
8 5 (5.81%) Six Sigma
8 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.65%) Change Management
9 4 (4.65%) Service Management
9 4 (4.65%) Line Management
9 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.65%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (4.65%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) C
2 24 (27.91%) C++
3 17 (19.77%) Embedded C
3 17 (19.77%) Embedded C++
4 11 (12.79%) Assembly Language
4 11 (12.79%) VB
5 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.14%) SQL
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
7 5 (5.81%) C#
8 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) R
9 1 (1.16%) VC++
9 1 (1.16%) Java
9 1 (1.16%) ABAP
9 1 (1.16%) VBA
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.49%) PMP
2 3 (3.49%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.49%) MBA
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) Basel III
System Software
1 28 (32.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (32.56%) EMC
2 17 (19.77%) NEC
2 17 (19.77%) Mentor Graphics
2 17 (19.77%) Fujitsu
2 17 (19.77%) Atmel
2 17 (19.77%) Freescale
3 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.49%) Tableau
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
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