The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 57 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.89% 1.38% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
413 344 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.36% 79.08% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 268 281 269
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Validation
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Validation Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Validation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) HL7
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) RAD
2 1 (16.67%) RUP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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