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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 49 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.27% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £34,000 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
327 192 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 87.20% 83.48% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 260 137 62
Median salary £37,626 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.74% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) PayPal
2 1 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
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
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) PayPal
1 1 (33.33%) WorldPay