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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 70 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.10% 2.19% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.52% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 9
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,170 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
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
853 951 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.47% 86.85% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 655 767 599
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 21 (50.00%) Finance
3 19 (45.24%) XML
3 19 (45.24%) Linux
4 18 (42.86%) C
4 18 (42.86%) C++
4 18 (42.86%) HTML
4 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 18 (42.86%) PHP
4 18 (42.86%) UNIX
4 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 13 (30.95%) Intranet
5 13 (30.95%) Shell Script
6 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
7 9 (21.43%) MS Access
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 6 (14.29%) SAS
8 6 (14.29%) Big Data
9 5 (11.90%) Line Management
9 5 (11.90%) V-Model
9 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Subversion
9 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
9 5 (11.90%) SQL
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) CSS
9 5 (11.90%) STL
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Intranet
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MS Access
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Back Office
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) C Developer
1 13 (30.95%) C++ Developer
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 12 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
2 12 (28.57%) UNIX Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) C++ Team Leader
4 5 (11.90%) UNIX Team Leader
4 5 (11.90%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.52%) Change Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Release Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Software Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Change and Release Manager
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) XML
2 18 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 5 (11.90%) STL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) WSDL
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
4 1 (2.38%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (11.90%) Line Management
2 5 (11.90%) V-Model
2 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.52%) Service Management
3 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.52%) Change Management
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) Release Management
3 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
3 4 (9.52%) Business Development
3 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
3 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
4 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.38%) Information Management
4 1 (2.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) C
1 18 (42.86%) C++
1 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 18 (42.86%) PHP
2 13 (30.95%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Alteryx
2 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
2 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) VMware