The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 73 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.75% 2.59% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 3.14% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 37
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Validation
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1056 859 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.00% 82.28% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 843 621 730
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Validation
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Validation Salary Trend in Nottingham

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) QA
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) SDLC
5 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) User Stories
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
6 5 (12.82%) MS Access
6 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 5 (12.82%) XML
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) UNIX
7 4 (10.26%) C++
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
7 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.69%) User Experience
8 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.69%) Retail

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MS Access
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) SilkTest
2 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Software Architect
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) C++ Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Software Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) STL
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) WSDL
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Physics
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) DataPower
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) SDLC
4 6 (15.38%) User Stories
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Data Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Development
7 3 (7.69%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) V-Model
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 3 (7.69%) BPR
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) C++
1 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
1 4 (10.26%) PHP
2 3 (7.69%) C
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (7.69%) MBA
2 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.69%) PMP
2 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Tableau
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
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