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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 50 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.18% 1.39% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.60% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £77,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
416 313 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 90.63% 86.94% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 364 240 212
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Bradford

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) Metadata Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Transformation
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (60.00%) Teradata
3 6 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Data Validation
3 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Trillium
3 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) PowerCenter
2 6 (60.00%) DataStage
2 6 (60.00%) QualityStage
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Information Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) Metadata Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Transformation
3 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Business Development
3 6 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Data Validation
3 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
1 6 (60.00%) Trillium
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Informatica
1 6 (60.00%) Teradata