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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 45 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.44% 1.30% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 1.53% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 6
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
412 459 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.60% 85.00% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 349 378 569
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 £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 17 January 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 20 (74.07%) C++
3 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (40.74%) ZigBee
4 11 (40.74%) ANSI C
4 11 (40.74%) RS-232
4 11 (40.74%) RS-485
4 11 (40.74%) RS-422
4 11 (40.74%) Home Automation
4 11 (40.74%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) Electronics
4 11 (40.74%) C
4 11 (40.74%) Bluetooth
4 11 (40.74%) Ethernet
4 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 11 (40.74%) Embedded C
4 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
4 11 (40.74%) Firmware
5 9 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) XAML
5 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (33.33%) WPF
5 9 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (33.33%) MVVM
6 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
7 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (22.22%) Marketing

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 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
1 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Bluetooth
1 11 (40.74%) Ethernet
1 11 (40.74%) RS-232
1 11 (40.74%) RS-422
1 11 (40.74%) RS-485
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
1 11 (40.74%) Wireless
1 11 (40.74%) ZigBee
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (40.74%) Electronics
2 9 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (40.74%) Home Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
3 5 (18.52%) Biology
3 5 (18.52%) Biotechnology
3 5 (18.52%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 9 (33.33%) MVVM
2 9 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Affiliate Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) Affiliate Network
3 6 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
3 6 (22.22%) Online Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.70%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) ANSI C
2 11 (40.74%) C
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded C
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
3 9 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) XAML
4 5 (18.52%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
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