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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 52 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.64% 1.06% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £26,465
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +32.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 368 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.73% 77.97% 69.96%
Number of salaries quoted 321 330 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,652
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Validation
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Validation Salary Trend in Liverpool

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) W3C
1 9 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) XHTML
4 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 5 (55.56%) HTTP
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Games
5 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) User Stories
6 3 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
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