The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 11.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Cheadle region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 94.12% 76.92% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 31
Average salary £37,250 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.70% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Validation
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Validation Salary Trend in Cheadle

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Communications Security
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Ninject
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (57.14%) Wonderware
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) FxCop
4 2 (28.57%) StyleCop
4 2 (28.57%) Moq
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UI Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UI Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior UI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ
2 4 (57.14%) Ninject
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Graphic Design
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Communications Security
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) CMMI
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Wonderware
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle