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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 43 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.28% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
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
297 257 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 82.96% 84.82% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 218 235 284
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP