Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 43 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 1.54% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.75% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Worthing median annual salary £72,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.59% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £66,250 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £43,750 £33,750
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +12.18% -33.33%

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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 242 265 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.08% 95.67% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 208 188 177
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £43,164 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.84% +7.91% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £77,875 £57,500 £52,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Worthing

Validation
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Validation in Worthing

For the 6 months to 16 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TestNG
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) SDET
1 3 (75.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) EAM

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Strategy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (75.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDET
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) EAM
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO