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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 17 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 1.64% - 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
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
47 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 77.05% 81.40% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 27
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Communications Security
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 3 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior UI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Ninject
5 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (16.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Communications Security
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Wonderware