The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -3.01%
Validation
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 64 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 86.00% 81.01% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Validation
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Taunton