Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 71 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.28% 0.63% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.76% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Swindon median annual salary £19,500 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -45.45% +56.03%
10th Percentile £18,750 £26,250 £42,250
90th Percentile £20,250 £34,600 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £22,000 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% -9.09% +12.82%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 625 662 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 87.41% 83.59% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 506 530 843
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,125 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £65,000 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Swindon

Validation
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Validation in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP