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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 84 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.62% 2.48% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 3.07% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 33
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1148 946 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.65% 80.99% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 939 701 789
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 30 June 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 -9 21 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 14 (35.90%) QA
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
5 10 (25.64%) SDLC
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.08%) Marketing
7 7 (17.95%) SilkTest
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.95%) ISEB
7 7 (17.95%) MS Office
7 7 (17.95%) Windows
7 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner
7 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (17.95%) Load Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
7 7 (17.95%) Data Validation
8 6 (15.38%) User Stories
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 5 (12.82%) Statistics
9 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.82%) Physics
9 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) Alteryx
10 4 (10.26%) MS Access
10 4 (10.26%) Mainframe

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MS Access
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner
1 7 (17.95%) SilkTest
General
1 9 (23.08%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) QA Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Software Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Strategy Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Junior
6 3 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Statistics
1 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
1 5 (12.82%) Physics
2 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
2 10 (25.64%) SDLC
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Load Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
4 7 (17.95%) Data Validation
4 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.38%) User Stories
5 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (17.95%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.69%) PMP
3 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MBA
3 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Alteryx
3 3 (7.69%) Tableau
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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