The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 61 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.45% - 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £32,500 - £43,401
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Validation
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
378 370 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 84.94% 92.73% 87.92%
Number of salaries quoted 338 293 357
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,841
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Validation
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Validation Salary Trend in Leicester

Validation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA