The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,337 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +3.75%
Validation
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 133 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.24% 72.68% 72.05%
Number of salaries quoted 154 104 140
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Validation
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Validation Salary Trend in Halifax

Validation
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA