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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
34 77 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 80.95% 91.67% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 70 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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