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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 46
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 0.69% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 19
Median salary - £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.33%  
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 296 371 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 85.30% 84.90% 87.54%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1354 1891
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) LESS
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HDInsight
1 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) LESS
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Talend