The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 15 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.86% 4.91% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 5.71% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 140 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 95.71% 85.89% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 131 73
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Validation Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Validation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) MDX
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL