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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 155 166 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 21 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.56% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 16
Average salary £28,000 £39,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.11% +8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2818 3227 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 85.60% 83.30% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2635 2950
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Stockport - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cheadle - 2 - -
Altrincham - 1 £27,500 - 1
Validation
North West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) LAN
3 7 (16.67%) WAN
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) F5
4 5 (11.90%) QA
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) C
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Juniper
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Mimecast
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) LAN
1 7 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
3 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) MPLS
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) LSMW
3 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Russian Language
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Risk Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) IT Risk Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) RESTful
1 1 (2.38%) JSON
1 1 (2.38%) MDX
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
1 8 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
4 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (7.14%) Cash Management
5 3 (7.14%) System Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Communications Security
5 3 (7.14%) Coaching
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Workflow
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.38%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.90%) QA
3 3 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) WMI
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) F5
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Juniper
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
4 2 (4.76%) Avaya
4 2 (4.76%) Sophos
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.38%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.38%) Trillium
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Parker Sandford Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago