The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 33 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.34% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
Validation
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 139 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.92% 78.53% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 100 125 182
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) JSTL
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) hybris
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSTL
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) hybris