Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 0.93% 1.69% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 2.02% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Stevenage median annual salary - £47,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.15% -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -13.27% +40.00%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 172 198 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 80.37% 83.90% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 109 183 154
Stevenage median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £26,300 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Stevenage

Validation
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Validation in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithm Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared