The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
England / North East
Rank 63 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.79% 0.83% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.92% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Median salary £31,000 £40,750 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.92% +28.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £49,000 £34,175
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 543 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.48% 90.05% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 493 465 547
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,079
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Validation
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Validation Salary Trend in the North East

Validation
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 4 £26,750 -44.27% 1
Durham 0 1 £33,500 +36.73%
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Support
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
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Posted: 6 days ago