The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 70 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.51% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £41,250 - £43,401
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Validation
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 615 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.03% 91.11% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 579 483 657
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Validation
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Validation
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Leicester - 2 £32,500 -
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) Python
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (80.00%) Video Processing
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 8 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware
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