The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 23 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 5.10% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.18% -
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 Crewe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 156 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 79.59% 88.64% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58 110 107
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Validation
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Validation Salary Trend in Crewe

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Financial Institution
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Remoting
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) XPath
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) LINQ
2 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (90.00%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) XSD
2 9 (90.00%) XSLT
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) JBoss
2 9 (90.00%) SLA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 9 (90.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Financial Institution
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) XML
1 9 (90.00%) XSD
1 9 (90.00%) XSLT
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Remoting
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (90.00%) WCF
1 9 (90.00%) LINQ
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
1 9 (90.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
1 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (90.00%) VB
1 9 (90.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) SLA