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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 50 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.72% - 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Validation
Staffordshire

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
309 191 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 93.35% 89.25% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 285 164 168
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 July 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) EDI
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Logistics
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

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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 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 9 (100.00%) Logistics
1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft