Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 68 66
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.17% 0.78% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.88% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £35,275
90th Percentile £37,500 £43,750 £45,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +9.76%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 546 565 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 90.10% 88.56% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 518 529 410
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,097
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.04% +3.13%
10th Percentile £22,675 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £48,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +1.25% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Worcestershire

Validation
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Validation in Worcestershire

Validation
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Worcester -1 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Validation
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) CBAP
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CBAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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