The table below looks at the statistics for the Validation Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation Tester
Rank - - 907
Permanent jobs requiring a Validation Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Validation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation Tester in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Validation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Validation Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation Tester within the UK.

Validation Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Validation Tester
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Validation Tester in their job title 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 with Validation Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA

Validation Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Validation Tester in their job title 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 with Validation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA