The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 258 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.040% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -23.46%
Data Validation
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Validation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Validation Salary Trend in the North West

Data Validation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Manchester -4 2 £30,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data 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 Data Validation.

1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) QlikView
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 4 (40.00%) Tableau
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Pardot
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data 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 Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Pardot
3 1 (10.00%) SAP