The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 66 75
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.53% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.97% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.94% +34.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £43,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £52,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 663 619 693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.47% 87.43% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2623 1929 2139
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% -6.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Coventry

Validation
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Validation in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ISSEP
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) Kali Linux
1 3 (60.00%) HP Fortify

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) Looker
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Kali Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Fortify
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) Veracode
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £46000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago