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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 37 38
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.28% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.65% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
98 121 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 82.35% 77.56% 69.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 102 107
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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