The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton - - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 340 509 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 88.77% 90.57% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 284 366 434
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Northampton

Validation
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Validation in Northampton

Validation
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
1 1 (50.00%) EMV
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) TSYS
1 1 (50.00%) Gemalto
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Personalization

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) EMV
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Personalization
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Gemalto
1 1 (50.00%) TSYS