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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 234 - 246
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £20,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.60% -9.47%
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
5096 5847 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.04% 88.82% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 4731 4768
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Data Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester - 2 - -
Cheshire - 1 £20,000 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data 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 West region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP
3 7 (70.00%) SLA
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (70.00%) Wiki
3 7 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (70.00%) Ticket Management
3 7 (70.00%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Appium
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (70.00%) Wiki
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (70.00%) Ticket Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft