The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
North West / Cheshire
Rank 81 86 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 1.23% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.45% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 8
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -29.24%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1101 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.49% 84.95% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 697 950 1341
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in Cheshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Validation
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -3 2 £32,750 -12.66% 1
Knutsford - 2 £42,000 -
Validation
North West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Data Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Python
5 5 (23.81%) SLA
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) MATLAB
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 4 (19.05%) SPSS
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) BGP
6 4 (19.05%) SAS
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) SNMP
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) VBA
6 4 (19.05%) Economics
6 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
6 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Stata
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Wiki

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SAS
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SPSS
1 4 (19.05%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Force.com
2 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) BGP
1 4 (19.05%) OSPF
1 4 (19.05%) SNMP
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Network Support
2 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Statistician
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
1 2 (9.52%) JSTL
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
1 2 (9.52%) Struts
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS3
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Wiki
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.76%) IVR
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Data Validation
3 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Bayesian Methods
5 4 (19.05%) Economics
5 4 (19.05%) Hidden Markov Model
5 4 (19.05%) Machine Learning
5 4 (19.05%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 4 (19.05%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Ticket Management
5 4 (19.05%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) MATLAB
2 4 (19.05%) R
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) RPG
4 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
4 1 (4.76%) RPG/400
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.76%) GxP
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.76%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
1 4 (19.05%) Extreme Networks
1 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago