The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 47 50
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.45% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.69% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
214 236 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.43% 85.82% 78.81%
Number of salaries quoted 192 141 127
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP