The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
West Midlands > Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 76 75
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.91% 1.11% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.22% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Warwickshire median annual salary £39,125 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.84% -6.66%  
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,450 £44,350
90th Percentile £48,875 £46,600 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.75% -8.88%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 557 572 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 88.84% 90.51% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 1864 2363
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Warwickshire

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Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Validation in Warwickshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Validation in Warwickshire

Validation
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Gaydon -1 3 £26,000 -1.88%
Warwick +13 2 - -
Leamington Spa -13 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Validation
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 12 (66.67%) Automotive
2 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (44.44%) CANoe
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Simulink
5 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Ranorex
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (16.67%) Electronics
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Google
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
8 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
8 2 (11.11%) Android
8 2 (11.11%) Telematics
8 2 (11.11%) Selenium
8 2 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
8 2 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) C#

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Simulink
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Stateflow
3 1 (5.56%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) CANoe
2 3 (16.67%) Ranorex
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (66.67%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Electrical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Electrical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test and Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.11%) Infotainment
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) ArchiMate
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Telematics
5 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Lua
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) CREST Certified
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 26262
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.56%) MathWorks
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago