The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 30 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.38% 0.79% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.95% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Median salary £20,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 105 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 83.33% 82.68% 79.21%
Number of salaries quoted 133 80 74
Median salary £51,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Validation
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Validation Salary Trend in Gatwick

Validation
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SLA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA