Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +28
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 3.75% 2.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 2.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Cumbria median annual salary £45,000 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
North West median annual salary £46,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +36.76% -15.00% +8.84%

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 Cumbria with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68 81 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 85.00% 88.04% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 86
Cumbria median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.24%
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,550 £21,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £62,375 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Cumbria

Validation
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Validation in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) PLM
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) CATIA
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens NX
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CATIA
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens NX
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CAD Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CAD Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PLM
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA