The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 56 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.63% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.74% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £31,000 £48,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.41% +51.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £37,850 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £49,400 £34,175
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 406 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.79% 89.23% 87.52%
Number of salaries quoted 362 363 433
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £46,462 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Validation
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Validation Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Validation
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
South Shields +3 2 £26,750 -44.27%
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 1 £32,500 -32.29% 1
Validation
North East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) ERP Support
4 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
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