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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 149 173 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -52
Permanent jobs citing Validation 29 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 0.43% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.50% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 25
Average salary £45,000 £45,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £24,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
3210 3199 2266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.60% 86.34% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2432 1737
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Leeds

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
5 12 (21.82%) QA
5 12 (21.82%) Use Case
5 12 (21.82%) Change Management
5 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.82%) User Stories
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) Coaching
6 11 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 10 (18.18%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) CSS
7 10 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 10 (18.18%) Finance
8 9 (16.36%) SQL
8 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
10 7 (12.73%) HTML5
10 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.73%) Analytics
10 7 (12.73%) Line Management
11 6 (10.91%) Capita
11 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (10.91%) ETL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (7.27%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) WAN
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.09%) VPN
1 5 (9.09%) IPv4
1 5 (9.09%) IPv6
1 5 (9.09%) MPLS
1 5 (9.09%) OSPF
1 5 (9.09%) BGP
1 5 (9.09%) LAN
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.09%) Big Data
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Mocha
1 4 (7.27%) Jasmine
1 4 (7.27%) Grunt
1 4 (7.27%) Bower
2 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Business Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Programme Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Programme Test Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Head of Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) HTML
1 10 (18.18%) CSS
2 7 (12.73%) HTML5
2 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.27%) Backbone.js
3 4 (7.27%) jQuery
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) Sass
4 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Blog
4 2 (3.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.82%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Android
1 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
5 12 (21.82%) Use Case
5 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.82%) Change Management
5 12 (21.82%) User Stories
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) Coaching
6 11 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 10 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.73%) Analytics
9 7 (12.73%) Line Management
10 6 (10.91%) ETL
10 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.09%) OO
11 5 (9.09%) B2C
11 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) CCIE
3 4 (7.27%) ISEB
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco
1 6 (10.91%) Capita
2 5 (9.09%) Brocade
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Juniper
2 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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