Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - +70 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.44% - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Bedford median annual salary £60,000 - £26,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -41.67% +36.36% -9.28%

Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 199 302 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 86.90% 90.42% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 171 265 465
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,950 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Bedford

Validation
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Validation in Bedford

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP