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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 56 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.13% - 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
395 388 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 88.96% 88.38% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 368 304 224
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 7 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 6 (85.71%) Information Management
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Data Governance

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 7 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Information Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft