The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 36 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter - 0.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
Validation
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 115 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 71.63% 70.12% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 109 119
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,400 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Validation
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Validation Salary Trend in Exeter

Validation
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) MFC
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MFC
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA