The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 32 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.41% 1.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 128 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 85.92% 73.56% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 124 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Validation
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bolton

Validation
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) SLA