The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 20 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.38% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
Validation
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 115 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 77.38% 85.82% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 60 107 102
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Validation
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Validation Salary Trend in Maidstone

Validation
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Dashboard Development

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos