The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 51 58
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £40,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.49%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
Validation
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
235 365 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.76% 90.57% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 188 319 351
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Validation
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Luton

Validation
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) BPMN

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BPMN
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft