Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 72 64
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.25% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.30% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Luton median annual salary £32,500 - £44,000
10th Percentile £28,750 - £35,000
90th Percentile £36,250 - £47,650
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -41.67% +36.36% -7.37%

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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 343 670 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 86.84% 94.10% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 236 562 497
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,950 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Luton

Validation
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Validation in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Luton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle