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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 148 99 130
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +31
Permanent jobs citing Validation 34 74 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 2.27% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.96% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 66 38
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,401 £49,000 £45,075
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3061 2498 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.09% 76.46% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2062 2245
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
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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 -17 18 £28,500 -24.00% 5
Derbyshire -10 8 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Leicestershire +4 7 £43,401 +13.46% 3
Northamptonshire -34 1 - -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 35 (37.23%) Degree
2 26 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (25.53%) Project Planning
3 24 (25.53%) Test Strategy
4 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
5 21 (22.34%) QA
6 19 (20.21%) Finance
7 18 (19.15%) Manufacturing
8 17 (18.09%) C++
8 17 (18.09%) Firmware
9 15 (15.96%) Electronics
10 14 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (14.89%) EMC
10 14 (14.89%) C
10 14 (14.89%) Linux
11 13 (13.83%) UNIX
12 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
13 11 (11.70%) Marketing
13 11 (11.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (11.70%) Aerospace
13 11 (11.70%) Change Management
14 10 (10.64%) XML
14 10 (10.64%) ITIL
14 10 (10.64%) HTML
14 10 (10.64%) Ethernet
14 10 (10.64%) Atmel
15 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
15 9 (9.57%) Intranet
15 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
15 9 (9.57%) PHP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.26%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.26%) Quickr
4 1 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Ethernet
2 9 (9.57%) Intranet
3 4 (4.26%) LAN
3 4 (4.26%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) NFC
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) FTP
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) SMTP
4 1 (1.06%) DHCP
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) WebFOCUS
1 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) MS Access
4 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.06%) Firebug
1 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 18 (19.15%) Manufacturing
3 15 (15.96%) Electronics
4 11 (11.70%) Marketing
4 11 (11.70%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.19%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Military
7 1 (1.06%) Automotive
7 1 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Test Manager
2 15 (15.96%) Design Engineer
2 15 (15.96%) Electronics Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Developer
4 9 (9.57%) UNIX Developer
4 9 (9.57%) C Developer
4 9 (9.57%) C++ Software Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
4 9 (9.57%) C++ Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Test Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Release Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Change Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Change and Release Manager
8 5 (5.32%) QA Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) XML
1 10 (10.64%) HTML
2 8 (8.51%) Web Services
2 8 (8.51%) JPA
2 8 (8.51%) GWT
2 8 (8.51%) Ajax
2 8 (8.51%) Java SE
2 8 (8.51%) Java EE
3 7 (7.45%) .NET
4 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.38%) WCF
4 6 (6.38%) WPF
5 5 (5.32%) WF
6 1 (1.06%) XHTML
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.06%) CSS
6 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Firmware
2 11 (11.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (9.57%) VHDL
4 4 (4.26%) MPEG
4 4 (4.26%) Informatics
5 2 (2.13%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Physics
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) EPoS
6 1 (1.06%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) UNIX
3 8 (8.51%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (25.53%) Project Planning
2 24 (25.53%) Test Strategy
3 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 14 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (11.70%) Change Management
6 10 (10.64%) ITIL
7 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.51%) Identity Management
8 8 (8.51%) Regression Testing
8 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.38%) Service Management
9 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.38%) Release Management
9 6 (6.38%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.26%) CRM
10 4 (4.26%) ERP
10 4 (4.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) C++
2 14 (14.89%) C
3 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.57%) PHP
3 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
4 8 (8.51%) Java
5 7 (7.45%) C#
6 6 (6.38%) VC++
7 2 (2.13%) SQL
7 2 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.06%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.06%) VBA
8 1 (1.06%) Delphi
8 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.34%) QA
2 5 (5.32%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) P3O
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (14.89%) EMC
2 10 (10.64%) Atmel
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) VMware
5 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle
5 4 (4.26%) IBM
5 4 (4.26%) Informatica
5 4 (4.26%) Lotus
6 1 (1.06%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) MKS
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £430000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + very competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40847.00 - £45954.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago