The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 66 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.60% 0.95% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.10% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 819 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.82% 86.85% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 459 685 593
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Validation
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Sheffield +10 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
1 5 (45.45%) XAML
1 5 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (45.45%) Informatics
1 5 (45.45%) Biotechnology
1 5 (45.45%) WPF
1 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
1 5 (45.45%) MVVM
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Usability Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) JMeter
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
1 3 (27.27%) JMeter
1 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) WPF
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 5 (45.45%) Biotechnology
1 5 (45.45%) Informatics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
1 5 (45.45%) MVVM
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
2 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Usability Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
1 5 (45.45%) XAML
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree