The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 190 191 169
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Validation 18 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.59% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 26
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,800 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
Validation
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3812 4243 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.06% 87.97% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3455 2894
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Validation Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Validation
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 12 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Bradford -6 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
2 11 (30.56%) QA
3 10 (27.78%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) ISEB
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 8 (22.22%) Time Management
5 8 (22.22%) Retail
6 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Requirements Management
6 7 (19.44%) Data Validation
6 7 (19.44%) HL7
6 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) People Management
6 7 (19.44%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) User Stories
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.67%) Coaching
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) MS Visio

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) QlikView
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Gradle
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Automotive
3 5 (13.89%) Electronics
4 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.11%) Games
4 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Business Change Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Change Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Change Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Change Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) Struts
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) WSDL
2 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
2 10 (27.78%) Project Management
2 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 8 (22.22%) Time Management
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) Data Validation
5 7 (19.44%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (19.44%) People Management
5 7 (19.44%) Requirements Management
5 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) User Stories
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Java
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C
2 4 (11.11%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ISEB
2 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 7 (19.44%) HL7
3 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Sagent
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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