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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 82 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.13% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.33% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £43,401
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -30.87%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
659 600 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.98% 91.32% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 573 468 596
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,841
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
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 26 September 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 - 1 £32,500 -
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (77.78%) Video Processing
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) 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 (22.22%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Video Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago