Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 65 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 8 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.41% 1.64% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.87% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 8
Suffolk median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +40.63% -24.71%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,375 £30,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £55,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.95% +3.53%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 497 857 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.81% 88.08% 86.81%
Number of salaries quoted 466 747 666
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Suffolk

Validation
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Validation in Suffolk

Validation
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

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

Salary histogram for Validation in Suffolk

Validation
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich +6 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Validation
East of England

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) BPMN
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) GDPR
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Workstream Lead
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) BPMN
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Sequence Diagram
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) GDPR
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Trillium