The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £27,250
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 219 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 78.11% 82.64% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 163 201 180
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Validation
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Validation Salary Trend in Solihull

Validation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google