The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 23 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.96% 0.97% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 1.33% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 150 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.22% 72.82% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 77 116 128
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,947
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Validation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Validation Salary Trend in the Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) LSMW
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) ABAP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP WM
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP WM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP QM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LSMW
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago