The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 173 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.53% 85.64% 78.81%
Number of salaries quoted 265 146 75
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Shropshire

Validation
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall