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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 64 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.57% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +58.18%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Northamptonshire

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
473 558 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.61% 88.01% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 362 478 506
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Northampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) CCVP
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation

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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (50.00%) CCVP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP