Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 82 65
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.40% 0.27% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.31% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 16
Devon median annual salary £44,500 - £34,750
10th Percentile £43,250 - £32,000
90th Percentile £45,750 - £40,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +21.79% -15.22%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 423 649 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.26% 87.47% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 362 574 518
Devon median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £52,500 £46,475
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Devon

Validation
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Validation in Devon

Validation
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Paignton - 2 £44,500 -
Validation
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematical Modelling

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel