The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 43 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.59% - 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Validation
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 262 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.15% 85.90% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 205 231 245
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Validation
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Validation Salary Trend in Peterborough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (33.33%) MathWorks
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (33.33%) Stateflow
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Teamcenter
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
1 2 (33.33%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Testing Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) MathWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft