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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 56 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.78% 2.01% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.34% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 20
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +22.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
365 342 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.81% 85.93% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 255 242 334
Median salary £59,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 8 (88.89%) Use Case
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Informatica
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BPMN
3 4 (44.44%) Data Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Dutch Language
3 4 (44.44%) French Language
3 4 (44.44%) German Language
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
3 4 (44.44%) Talend
3 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Rally
4 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody

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 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (11.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (44.44%) Advertising
1 4 (44.44%) Dutch Language
1 4 (44.44%) French Language
1 4 (44.44%) German Language
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) CRM Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Use Case
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) BPMN
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Validation
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ada
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Informatica
2 4 (44.44%) Rally
2 4 (44.44%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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