The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 37 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.39% 1.78% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 2.05% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 6
Median salary £41,250 £36,536 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +46.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
Validation
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
399 488 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.53% 86.68% 91.71%
Number of salaries quoted 352 416 639
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Validation
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Validation Salary Trend in Sheffield

Validation
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Validation.

1 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) C++
3 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (43.48%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) SDLC
5 8 (34.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (34.78%) XAML
5 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
5 8 (34.78%) MVVM
5 8 (34.78%) WPF
6 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (26.09%) Marketing
6 6 (26.09%) ZigBee
6 6 (26.09%) Marketing Strategy
6 6 (26.09%) Home Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Electronics
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Wireless
6 6 (26.09%) C
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
6 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
6 6 (26.09%) Firmware

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
1 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
1 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
1 6 (26.09%) RS-232
1 6 (26.09%) RS-422
1 6 (26.09%) RS-485
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (26.09%) Wireless
1 6 (26.09%) ZigBee
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (26.09%) Electronics
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) WPF
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Home Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
3 5 (21.74%) Biology
3 5 (21.74%) Biotechnology
3 5 (21.74%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
3 8 (34.78%) MVVM
4 6 (26.09%) Affiliate Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Affiliate Network
4 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Marketing Strategy
4 6 (26.09%) Online Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C++
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) XAML
4 6 (26.09%) ANSI C
4 6 (26.09%) C
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
5 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
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