The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 58 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 0.56% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £39,518 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.07% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
Validation
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
517 655 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.34% 91.35% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 424 557 490
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Validation
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Validation Salary Trend in Sheffield

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBA
2 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Business Development
3 5 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) XAML
3 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) WPF
3 5 (33.33%) Informatics
3 5 (33.33%) Biotechnology
3 5 (33.33%) MVVM
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
General
1 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QlikView Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (33.33%) Biotechnology
2 5 (33.33%) Informatics
3 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Business Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 5 (33.33%) MVVM
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) VBA
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 5 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
2 4 (26.67%) CCVP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
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Learn Direct
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus competitive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago