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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 74 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.93% - 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £50,000 - £43,401
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
644 607 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.52% 86.84% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 547 494 726
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,857
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 10 (83.33%) Perl
1 10 (83.33%) Python
1 10 (83.33%) Firmware
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (83.33%) Video Processing
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) 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 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Software Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Video Processing
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
1 10 (83.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Firmware