The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 104 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 1.58% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.91% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
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
985 993 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.36% 82.54% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 867 867 463
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,275 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Folkestone -10 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (66.67%) Workflow
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) GMP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Trac
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Product Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Product Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Workflow
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) QMS
4 1 (8.33%) CAPA
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GMP
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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