The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
North East > Durham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.91% - 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Durham median annual salary £33,500 - -
North East median annual salary £36,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -27.00% -  

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 Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 150 129 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 95.54% 91.49% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 464 488 492
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% +2.50%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £77,500
North East median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Durham

Validation
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Validation in Durham

Validation
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Durham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Durham

Validation
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £33,500 - 1
Validation
North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Durham region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) OOP

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
Darlington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago