The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 67 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Validation
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 822 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.22% 88.86% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 356 742 762
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Validation
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +19 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (62.50%) SLA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) CCVP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Product Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Industrial Design
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Internet

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Industrial Design
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Product Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (50.00%) CCVP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft