The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 19 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.30% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
64 139 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 70.33% 86.88% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 127 118
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
Hertfordshire

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Validation
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Validation Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Validation
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft