The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
Validation
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 81.32% 92.31% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 21 24
Average salary £42,000 £58,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +56.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Validation
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Validation Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Validation
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) ERD
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERD
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) F5