The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 50 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.28% 1.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.90% -4.70%
Validation
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
298 273 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 82.55% 80.77% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 211 196 207
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Validation
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Validation Salary Trend in Bradford

Validation
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SPSS
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) R
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) BPEL
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) MI Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) BPEL
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) R
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle