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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 45 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.11% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
Validation
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 167 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.36% 80.29% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 143 184
Median salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Validation Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Validation.

1 15 (100.00%) EDI
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Logistics
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 15 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Tester
2 13 (86.67%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 15 (100.00%) Logistics
1 15 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft