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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 55 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.46% 1.93% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 2.21% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.19%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
408 226 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.36% 87.26% 85.17%
Number of salaries quoted 360 190 179
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall