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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 100 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.47% 1.70% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 2.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,800 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -30.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
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
896 949 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.37% 84.96% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 796 812 445
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,598 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 January 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +11 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Product Management
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
1 4 (36.36%) Trac
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) Firmware
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Atmel
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) CAPA
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) GMP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Trac
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Project Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Product Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Product Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Product Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Product Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) QMS
3 1 (9.09%) CAPA
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Atmel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago