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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 85 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 26 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.84% 1.57% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.88% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 30
Average salary £57,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.75% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,625 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1231 957 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.94% 83.44% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 975 753 727
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 26 £57,500 +101.75% 2
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 26 (56.52%) Degree
2 21 (45.65%) QA
3 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
5 13 (28.26%) Marketing
5 13 (28.26%) SDLC
6 10 (21.74%) Data Validation
6 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
7 9 (19.57%) ISEB
7 9 (19.57%) MS Office
7 9 (19.57%) Windows
7 9 (19.57%) Alteryx
7 9 (19.57%) Statistics
7 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
7 9 (19.57%) Physics
7 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.39%) Performance Management
8 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (15.22%) LoadRunner
9 7 (15.22%) SilkTest
9 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Service Management
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 4 (8.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) MS Access
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) LoadRunner
1 7 (15.22%) SilkTest
General
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) QA Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Data Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Junior
4 8 (17.39%) Junior Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Junior Data Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Software Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Service Transition Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Strategy Manager
9 2 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
10 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Statistics
1 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
1 9 (19.57%) Physics
2 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) SDLC
2 10 (21.74%) Data Validation
2 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
3 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Management
5 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Service Management
6 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) ISEB
3 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
4 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MBA
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (45.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Alteryx
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Freescale
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