The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 76 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.81% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.88% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £43,401 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.46% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
725 569 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 83.53% 79.58% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 621 501 538
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Leicester +6 7 £43,401 +30.52% 1
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) VC++
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 6 (42.86%) WPF
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) WF
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
6 1 (7.14%) Firmware
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) Simulink
6 1 (7.14%) MKS
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (7.14%) Law
6 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
6 1 (7.14%) Image Processing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Release Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Change Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Change and Release Manager
2 5 (35.71%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 6 (42.86%) WCF
1 6 (42.86%) WPF
2 5 (35.71%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
1 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) Release Management
2 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
3 1 (7.14%) Video Processing
3 1 (7.14%) Video Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) FMECA
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) VC++
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) MKS
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £430000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + very competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40847.00 - £45954.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago