The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 124 134
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.53% 1.66% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.87% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 29
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33%  
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £64,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2334 2946 3293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.78% 88.98% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7797 9898 12127
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in the East Midlands

Validation
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Validation in the East Midlands

Validation
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Validation in the East Midlands

Validation
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire -2 5 £37,500 -29.57% 1
Leicestershire +7 4 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Northamptonshire +4 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Validation
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Data Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Credit Risk
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) SAS
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) LESS
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) HDInsight
2 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Report Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.26%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (10.53%) LESS
3 2 (10.53%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) StructureMap
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Data Validation
2 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) R
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (5.26%) GxP
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Progress
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Talend
Loughborough, Leicestershire
The ECS Group Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
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