The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough - - 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Validation
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 90.63% 86.36% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 24
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Validation
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Validation Salary Trend in Loughborough

Validation
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++