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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 20 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.33% - 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
68 105 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 79.07% 84.00% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 63 97 96
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 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