The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 29 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.47% - 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 210 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.34% 81.40% 63.02%
Number of salaries quoted 132 141 103
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
Cheshire

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Validation
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Validation Salary Trend in Chester

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
5 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Information Management
5 4 (20.00%) Data Validation
5 4 (20.00%) QlikView
5 4 (20.00%) Tableau
6 3 (15.00%) SAS
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) CHAID
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Legal
7 2 (10.00%) Econometrics
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) Physics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
7 2 (10.00%) Economics
7 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Perl Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Perl Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Economics
1 2 (10.00%) Statistics
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Physics
1 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Information Management
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) CHAID
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Econometrics
3 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (20.00%) Tableau
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