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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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
171 179 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.07% 91.79% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 141 160 119
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,557 £59,000 £55,000
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

Validation
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

Validation
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Data Validation
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) EDI
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET

Validation
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Applications Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Validation
1 6 (85.71%) Logistics
1 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft