Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 110 123
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.56% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% -13.64% +37.50%
East Midlands median annual salary £39,250 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.99% +4.38% +10.34%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 948 1316 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 88.76% 91.39% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 727 868 1513
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,400 £24,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Northamptonshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Validation in Northamptonshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Northamptonshire

Validation
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Northampton +19 5 £41,250 -13.16%
Validation
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
1 4 (66.67%) Data Validation
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Mason
3 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (50.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Mason
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com