The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 54 45 55
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 0.56% 4.44% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 4.97% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 10
Median salary - £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -10.11%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Crawley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 322 362 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 90.20% 89.38% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 300 317 294
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Crawley

Validation
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Salary trend for Validation in Crawley

Validation
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

General
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Product Owner
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum Product Owner
2 1 (16.67%) Commissioning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Kanban
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree