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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 180 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Validation 28 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.88% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.07% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
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
4050 3561 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.61% 82.09% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3283 2764 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +6 18 £35,000 -12.50%
Bradford -11 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 20 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
5 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
5 11 (23.91%) Degree
6 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 9 (19.57%) Marketing
8 8 (17.39%) .NET
9 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
9 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.22%) SLA
10 6 (13.04%) OO
10 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
10 6 (13.04%) Migration
10 6 (13.04%) Retail
10 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
10 6 (13.04%) Data Validation
10 6 (13.04%) Analytics
10 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (10.87%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
11 5 (10.87%) Data Extraction
11 5 (10.87%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.87%) QA
11 5 (10.87%) Windows
11 5 (10.87%) Oracle
11 5 (10.87%) IBM
11 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
3 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
1 3 (6.52%) ATM
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Marketing Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) MI Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Database Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.17%) Biology
4 1 (2.17%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) STB
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
3 6 (13.04%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.04%) Data Validation
3 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.87%) Data Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) OOD
5 4 (8.70%) SOA
5 4 (8.70%) MVC
5 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) R
3 3 (6.52%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C
5 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 5 (10.87%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) IBM
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: circa £40K
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Comptitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago