The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 72 78
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.17% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.20% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 499 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.15% 85.15% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 505 397 538
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Validation
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Validation Salary Trend in Somerset

Validation
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD