The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 31 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.89% 1.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
84 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 75.00% 73.96% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Junior DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft