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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 41 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.44% 4.91% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 5.56% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £28,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 378 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 75.09% 88.32% 76.14%
Number of salaries quoted 148 222 103
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 3 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits bonus, healhcare,
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago