The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 36 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.51% 1.92% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.06% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 97 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 78.39% 93.27% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 153 93 47
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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Salary Trend in Poole

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

Validation Salary Trend in Poole

Validation
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Design Authority
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management