Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 68 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.84% 0.95% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.10% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 21
Derbyshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £40,300 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% +14.29%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 608 634 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 84.80% 86.26% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 456 512 857
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £57,050
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Derbyshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Validation in Derbyshire

Validation
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Validation
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Ada
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) VHDL
4 1 (16.67%) Verilog
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) RS-485
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Modbus
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Ada Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
2 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ada
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Go
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware