The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 61 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.41% 0.32% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.35% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Median salary £21,000 £36,705 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.78% -8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 569 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.74% 90.46% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 313 403 506
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Validation
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Northampton

Validation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) GCP
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (33.33%) TSYS
1 1 (33.33%) Gemalto
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GCP
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Gemalto
1 1 (33.33%) TSYS