The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 - 33 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 3.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 157 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.09% 69.16% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 128 153
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 Worcestershire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Validation
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Validation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Doxygen
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Doxygen
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago