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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 39 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.81% 2.05% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.33% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
272 386 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.18% 87.73% 89.10%
Number of salaries quoted 217 267 443
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Complex ETL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Information Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) MI Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Report Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Performance Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (10.00%) MI Manager
6 1 (10.00%) MIS Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Report Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Complex ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
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