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 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 11 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 13.51% 8.33% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 9.09% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £20,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
35 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 94.59% 91.67% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 34
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Wiki
2 5 (71.43%) Data Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
2 5 (71.43%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Validation
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Extreme Networks
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper