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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 101 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.25% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
969 794 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.39% 81.10% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 837 714 852
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Validation
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Validation Salary Trend in Kent

Validation
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Kent

Validation
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
West Malling - 2 £24,500 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Email Filtering
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) C#

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Avionics
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Military
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com