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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 77 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £24,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
Validation
North East

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
522 426 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.43% 82.72% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 446 349 333
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 1 £37,500 -
Validation
North East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Local Government
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) iptables
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) CIPD
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Local Government
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Customer Relationship Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Relationships Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CIPD
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO13485
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat