The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 15 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.47% 1.96% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.39% 2.13% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 141 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 91.86% 92.16% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 68 96 40
Median salary £46,500 £48,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of job ads across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Validation.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) Network Management
2 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) SQL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Network Management
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft