The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 85 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 1.57% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 2.05% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 6
Average salary - £50,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.69%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -2.35%
Validation
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 876 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.37% 76.51% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 676 693 854
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Validation Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (70.00%) Logistics
2 7 (70.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
3 6 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (60.00%) Legal
3 6 (60.00%) Military
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 6 (60.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Integration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Asset Management
1 7 (70.00%) Logistics
1 7 (70.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
2 6 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Computacenter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £29,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 20 days ago