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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 48 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.11% - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -3.01%
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
313 282 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.19% 88.40% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 232 238 226
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (20.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) MathWorks
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Simulink
3 1 (20.00%) Stateflow
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
1 1 (20.00%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) MathWorks