The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 142 173 130
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -43
Permanent jobs citing Validation 35 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 12
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,985
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Validation
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Validation Salary Trend in Leeds

Validation
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Leeds

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (35.29%) HTML
1 24 (35.29%) CSS
2 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) AngularJS
4 19 (27.94%) Finance
4 19 (27.94%) SQL
5 18 (26.47%) HTML5
6 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (20.59%) OO
7 14 (20.59%) MS Visio
8 13 (19.12%) C#
8 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
9 12 (17.65%) BDD
9 12 (17.65%) MVC
9 12 (17.65%) QA
10 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
10 11 (16.18%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (16.18%) OOD
10 11 (16.18%) Test Strategy
11 10 (14.71%) Backbone.js
11 10 (14.71%) Jasmine
11 10 (14.71%) Mocha
11 10 (14.71%) User Stories
11 10 (14.71%) Grunt
11 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
11 10 (14.71%) Node.js
11 10 (14.71%) Bower
11 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (14.71%) Node.js
2 4 (5.88%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) WAN
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.82%) VPN
1 6 (8.82%) IPv4
1 6 (8.82%) IPv6
1 6 (8.82%) MPLS
1 6 (8.82%) OSPF
1 6 (8.82%) BGP
1 6 (8.82%) LAN
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.35%) Big Data
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) QlikView
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Mocha
1 10 (14.71%) Jasmine
1 10 (14.71%) Grunt
1 10 (14.71%) Bower
2 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Web Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Business Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Programme Manager
5 10 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Programme Test Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Network Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Head of Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) HTML
1 24 (35.29%) CSS
2 22 (32.35%) AngularJS
3 18 (26.47%) HTML5
4 10 (14.71%) Backbone.js
4 10 (14.71%) jQuery
5 8 (11.76%) .NET
5 8 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.88%) XML
7 2 (2.94%) Sass
8 1 (1.47%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) GIS
4 1 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Physics
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) Blog
4 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Android
1 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.59%) OO
4 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 12 (17.65%) BDD
5 12 (17.65%) MVC
6 11 (16.18%) OOD
6 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
6 11 (16.18%) Test Strategy
7 10 (14.71%) User Stories
7 10 (14.71%) Use Case
7 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 10 (14.71%) Change Management
8 9 (13.24%) Web Development
8 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
8 9 (13.24%) Coaching
9 8 (11.76%) Mobile Development
9 8 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) C#
4 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.82%) CCIE
3 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) PhD
5 1 (1.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (10.29%) Cisco
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Juniper
3 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
3 6 (8.82%) Capita
3 6 (8.82%) Brocade
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Tableau
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