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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 72 74 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.14% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.18% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
624 564 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.15% 79.55% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 531 442 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (60.00%) Video Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
Loughborough, Leicestershire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago