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 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
North West / Cumbria
Rank - 14 20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria - 3.85% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.71% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
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 Cumbria with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cumbria
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 7 35 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 87.50% 67.31% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 49
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,157
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £100,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria 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 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