The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 85 104 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.83% 0.16% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Validation
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
950 1064 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.04% 87.36% 80.47%
Number of salaries quoted 814 734 574
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Validation Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Validation
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Harrogate - 3 £23,000 -
York +21 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Skipton - 2 £37,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £30,000 -
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Information Management
5 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) ISO 14001
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) vCloud
6 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
6 2 (12.50%) FortiGate

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) SPSS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) MPLS
1 3 (18.75%) OSPF
1 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) IPv4
2 1 (6.25%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Auditor
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Information Management
3 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Data Security
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCIP
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 14001
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint