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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 156 180 177
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 40 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.85% 0.71% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.84% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 8
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
4080 4307 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.90% 84.93% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3150 3465 2430
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,715 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +11 31 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Halifax +18 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bingley - 2 £50,000 -
Huddersfield -8 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 34 (52.31%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) HTML
2 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.00%) CSS
2 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 21 (32.31%) HTML5
4 18 (27.69%) OO
5 17 (26.15%) C#
5 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (24.62%) BDD
6 16 (24.62%) MVC
7 15 (23.08%) OOD
7 15 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
8 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
8 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
8 11 (16.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (15.38%) Jasmine
9 10 (15.38%) Grunt
9 10 (15.38%) Bower
9 10 (15.38%) Mocha
9 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 10 (15.38%) Node.js
9 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 10 (15.38%) jQuery
9 10 (15.38%) Android
9 10 (15.38%) .NET
9 10 (15.38%) Oracle

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (15.38%) Node.js
2 6 (9.23%) SAS
3 5 (7.69%) NServiceBus
4 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
3 6 (9.23%) MS Office
4 2 (3.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) LAN
1 6 (9.23%) WAN
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.23%) VPN
1 6 (9.23%) IPv4
1 6 (9.23%) IPv6
1 6 (9.23%) MPLS
1 6 (9.23%) OSPF
1 6 (9.23%) BGP
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Mocha
1 10 (15.38%) Jasmine
1 10 (15.38%) Grunt
1 10 (15.38%) Bower
2 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.08%) Selenium
2 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) Analyst
3 22 (33.85%) Web Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Business Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Lead Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Consultant
8 6 (9.23%) Network Consultant
8 6 (9.23%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Marketing Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) HTML
1 26 (40.00%) CSS
1 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 21 (32.31%) HTML5
3 11 (16.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
4 10 (15.38%) jQuery
4 10 (15.38%) .NET
5 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.69%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.08%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) CMDB
4 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Android
1 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) OO
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) MVC
3 16 (24.62%) BDD
4 15 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 15 (23.08%) OOD
5 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
6 9 (13.85%) Web Development
7 7 (10.77%) SOA
8 6 (9.23%) TDD
8 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Coaching
9 5 (7.69%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.15%) Requirements Management
10 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.62%) Workflow
11 3 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.15%) C#
4 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.15%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.08%) R
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) CCIE
2 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
1 10 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Juniper
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
3 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
3 6 (9.23%) Brocade
4 3 (4.62%) Cognizant
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
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