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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 126 107 135
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing Validation 45 74 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.22% 2.20% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.84% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 62 26
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,600 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £51,106 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3044 2607 2361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.43% 77.36% 78.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2574 2208 2054
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
(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 24 £30,000 - 3
Northamptonshire -14 12 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Derbyshire -15 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Leicestershire +6 3 £43,401 -8.73%
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 36 (44.44%) Degree
2 25 (30.86%) HTML
3 22 (27.16%) Mentoring
4 21 (25.93%) QA
4 21 (25.93%) XML
4 21 (25.93%) Finance
5 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
6 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
7 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
8 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (18.52%) C++
8 15 (18.52%) PHP
8 15 (18.52%) C
8 15 (18.52%) UNIX
8 15 (18.52%) Linux
9 14 (17.28%) Test Planning
10 13 (16.05%) Test Strategy
10 13 (16.05%) Project Planning
10 13 (16.05%) CSS
10 13 (16.05%) SQL
10 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
11 12 (14.81%) Change Management
11 12 (14.81%) Firmware
11 12 (14.81%) Intranet
11 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
12 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
13 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
13 10 (12.35%) .NET
13 10 (12.35%) Electronics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) SAS
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Project
4 2 (2.47%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Intranet
2 8 (9.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) MS Access
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Firebug
1 6 (7.41%) Fiddler
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
3 10 (12.35%) Electronics
4 9 (11.11%) Marketing
5 8 (9.88%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Military
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Developer
2 14 (17.28%) Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Software Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Test Manager
4 12 (14.81%) C++ Developer
4 12 (14.81%) C++ Software Developer
4 12 (14.81%) C Developer
4 12 (14.81%) UNIX Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Electronics Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Design Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Release Manager
7 7 (8.64%) Change Manager
7 7 (8.64%) Change and Release Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Data Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.86%) HTML
2 21 (25.93%) XML
3 13 (16.05%) CSS
4 10 (12.35%) .NET
4 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.41%) XHTML
6 5 (6.17%) Web Services
6 5 (6.17%) GWT
6 5 (6.17%) JPA
6 5 (6.17%) Ajax
6 5 (6.17%) Java SE
6 5 (6.17%) Java EE
7 4 (4.94%) JSON
7 4 (4.94%) HTML5
7 4 (4.94%) CSS3
7 4 (4.94%) WinForms
8 3 (3.70%) STL
9 2 (2.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) VHDL
4 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) Physics
4 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) UNIX
1 15 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Mentoring
2 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.28%) Test Planning
4 13 (16.05%) Test Strategy
4 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.05%) Project Planning
5 12 (14.81%) Change Management
6 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.11%) Release Management
8 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) ITIL V3
9 7 (8.64%) ITIL
9 7 (8.64%) Service Management
10 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.41%) TDD
10 6 (7.41%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (7.41%) Coaching
11 5 (6.17%) Project Management
11 5 (6.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.52%) PHP
2 15 (18.52%) C
2 15 (18.52%) C++
3 13 (16.05%) SQL
4 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.41%) C#
6 5 (6.17%) Java
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.47%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
1 2 (2.47%) SCOM
1 2 (2.47%) SCOrch
1 2 (2.47%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) EMC
2 8 (9.88%) Atmel
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 3 (3.70%) Siemens
5 1 (1.23%) Alteryx
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