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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
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
142 164 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.03% 92.66% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 156 71
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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