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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 29 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.50% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,717
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.67%
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
220 286 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 85.60% 86.40% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 173 226 232
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Data Validation
2 8 (88.89%) Visualforce
2 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Workflow
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) MS Access
2 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
2 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
1 8 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (88.89%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) Data Validation
2 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (88.89%) SAP