The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
South West / Somerset
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 72 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.87% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £49,875 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 656 526 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 94.66% 84.84% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 478 463 410
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Validation
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Validation in Somerset

Validation
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Taunton - 4 £49,875 - 1
Bath - 2 - - 1
Validation
South West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Validation.

1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) SPSS
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Web Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
3 4 (26.67%) Tableau
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) People Management
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Data Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) People Management
2 4 (26.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (26.67%) Web Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate
5 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
5 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy
Taunton, Somerset
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