The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 167 169 171
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.22% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 9
Average salary £45,250 £40,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.72% -10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £50,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
Validation
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3141 3137 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.14% 83.25% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2655 2672 2602
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Validation
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Validation Salary Trend in Manchester

Validation
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in Manchester

Validation
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 2 £27,500 -
Cheadle +7 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £42,500 -
Validation
North West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
2 10 (27.78%) WAN
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.22%) Wireless
5 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
5 7 (19.44%) C
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
5 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (16.67%) vSphere
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (16.67%) MPLS
6 6 (16.67%) Sophos
6 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) EMC
6 6 (16.67%) DHCP
6 6 (16.67%) DNS
6 6 (16.67%) Avaya
6 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) PowerPivot
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) LAN
1 10 (27.78%) WAN
2 8 (22.22%) Wireless
3 6 (16.67%) MPLS
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) VLAN
5 3 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) LSMW
4 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Environment Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) WPF
2 1 (2.78%) MDX
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) DOM
2 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Replication
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (13.89%) ERP
2 5 (13.89%) Line Management
3 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) Test Management
4 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.56%) System Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Cash Management
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (8.33%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (8.33%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) WMI
2 5 (13.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Sophos
3 6 (16.67%) EMC
3 6 (16.67%) Avaya
3 6 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 4 (11.11%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago