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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 138 135 149
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 40 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.32% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.49% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 26
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £43,401
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
2898 3214 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.39% 88.22% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2674 2638
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +7 16 £61,500 +6.95% 3
Leicestershire - 7 £50,000 -
Derbyshire +5 4 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 4 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire +1 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Validation.

1 33 (46.48%) QA
2 25 (35.21%) Retail
2 25 (35.21%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (26.76%) Finance
4 15 (21.13%) .NET
5 14 (19.72%) Java
5 14 (19.72%) OO
5 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
6 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
6 13 (18.31%) Big Data
6 13 (18.31%) Analytics
6 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
6 13 (18.31%) Firmware
7 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (16.90%) webMethods
7 12 (16.90%) EAI
7 12 (16.90%) SOA
7 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
7 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (15.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 11 (15.49%) Python
9 10 (14.08%) Oracle
9 10 (14.08%) Perl
9 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
9 10 (14.08%) Video Processing
9 10 (14.08%) Algorithms
10 9 (12.68%) ArchiMate
10 9 (12.68%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
10 9 (12.68%) TOGAF

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) Big Data
1 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
1 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
2 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) PVCS
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Trac
General
1 25 (35.21%) Retail
2 19 (26.76%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Electronics
4 4 (5.63%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.63%) Automotive
4 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Architect
1 26 (36.62%) Solutions Architect
2 17 (23.94%) IT Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Integration Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Embedded Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Embedded Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Design Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) QA Practitioner
9 4 (5.63%) Voice Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Configuration Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Data Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) XHTML
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
2 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (15.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (14.08%) Algorithms
5 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.23%) CMDB
6 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.23%) User Experience
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.82%) Life Science
7 2 (2.82%) Telematics
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (1.41%) Physics
8 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (19.72%) OO
3 13 (18.31%) Analytics
4 12 (16.90%) EAI
4 12 (16.90%) SOA
4 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.08%) Video Processing
6 9 (12.68%) ArchiMate
6 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (12.68%) TOGAF
6 9 (12.68%) UML
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.86%) Release Management
8 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
9 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Java
2 11 (15.49%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.08%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) C
4 3 (4.23%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) C++
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
5 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP Voice
4 4 (5.63%) CCVP
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (46.48%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) GAMP
3 1 (1.41%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) webMethods
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco
3 4 (5.63%) Cognizant
3 4 (5.63%) EMC
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Atmel
4 2 (2.82%) Freescale
4 2 (2.82%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.82%) HP
4 2 (2.82%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (2.82%) NEC
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) PayPal
5 1 (1.41%) Symantec
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) WorldPay
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago