The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 71 57
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.45% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -3.01%
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
475 544 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.59% 81.93% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 408 463 522
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
UK flexible (London Reading or Bath)
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £475000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago