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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 171 189 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -55
Permanent jobs citing Validation 39 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.60% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.71% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 36
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £23,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
4236 4200 3154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.27% 84.69% 86.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3385 3258 2462
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +20 28 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Bradford -13 10 £77,000 -
Halifax +4 1 - - 1
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 21 (27.63%) Finance
1 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (27.63%) Business Analysis
2 20 (26.32%) Retail
2 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (26.32%) QA
3 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (21.05%) ETL
5 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 15 (19.74%) Banking
6 15 (19.74%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (19.74%) Oracle
6 15 (19.74%) SQL
6 15 (19.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (18.42%) Analytics
8 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
8 13 (17.11%) Change Management
8 13 (17.11%) Requirements Management
9 12 (15.79%) Use Case
9 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 12 (15.79%) User Stories
10 11 (14.47%) Test Strategy
10 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.47%) Coaching
11 10 (13.16%) HTML
11 10 (13.16%) CSS
11 10 (13.16%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (11.84%) MS Excel

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (7.89%) SAS
1 6 (7.89%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
2 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) PaaS
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.95%) VPN
1 3 (3.95%) IPv4
1 3 (3.95%) IPv6
1 3 (3.95%) MPLS
1 3 (3.95%) OSPF
1 3 (3.95%) BGP
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
1 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.32%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.89%) DB2
4 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.89%) PowerCenter
4 6 (7.89%) DataStage
4 6 (7.89%) QualityStage
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (7.89%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (6.58%) Big Data
6 4 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Mocha
1 4 (5.26%) Jasmine
1 4 (5.26%) Grunt
1 4 (5.26%) Bower
2 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Retail
3 15 (19.74%) Banking
4 8 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.63%) Games
7 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
7 1 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Business Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Programme Manager
5 9 (11.84%) Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) Architect
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Test Manager
8 6 (7.89%) Information Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Data Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Test Manager
8 6 (7.89%) Head of Testing
8 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
1 10 (13.16%) CSS
2 7 (9.21%) HTML5
2 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.26%) Backbone.js
3 4 (5.26%) jQuery
3 4 (5.26%) .NET
4 3 (3.95%) Sass
4 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Blog
5 2 (2.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.32%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Physics
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Android
1 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (27.63%) Business Analysis
2 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (21.05%) ETL
6 15 (19.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (18.42%) Analytics
8 13 (17.11%) Change Management
8 13 (17.11%) Requirements Management
9 12 (15.79%) User Stories
9 12 (15.79%) Use Case
10 11 (14.47%) Test Strategy
10 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.47%) Coaching
11 10 (13.16%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
13 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
13 7 (9.21%) Data Validation
13 7 (9.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.58%) Java
4 4 (5.26%) C#
4 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) ISEB
2 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.95%) CCIE
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
2 6 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) SAP
3 6 (7.89%) Trillium
3 6 (7.89%) Sybase
3 6 (7.89%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) Informatica
3 6 (7.89%) Teradata
3 6 (7.89%) Capita
4 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.95%) Juniper
6 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.95%) Brocade
7 2 (2.63%) Google
7 2 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (2.63%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) Tableau
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 13 days ago