The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 70 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.14% 3.76% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 4.78% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
849 879 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 79.05% 78.76% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 639 737 731
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
East Midlands

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014. 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 -18 23 £40,000 +6.66%
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 23 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 11 (23.91%) UNIX
4 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Finance
5 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 6 (13.04%) Windows
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
6 6 (13.04%) Informatica
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) XML
7 5 (10.87%) C
7 5 (10.87%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) HTML
7 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.87%) PHP
7 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.87%) Intranet
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
8 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
8 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
8 4 (8.70%) TIBCO
8 4 (8.70%) IBM
8 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.70%) Informatics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.35%) HFM
1 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
2 3 (6.52%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) SMTP
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) FTP
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) WebFOCUS
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.35%) Essbase
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Senior Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Senior Test Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
4 5 (10.87%) UNIX Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Test Coordinator
6 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) UNIX
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 23 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.70%) Use Case
5 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) User Stories
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.35%) ETL
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.35%) DRM
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.87%) PHP
1 5 (10.87%) C
1 5 (10.87%) C++
1 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) Korn
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
1 2 (4.35%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) VMware
2 6 (13.04%) Informatica
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) IBM
3 4 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
4 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.35%) Hyperion