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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 133 194 187
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 50 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.41% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.43% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 24
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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
3164 3915 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.20% 88.45% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2757 3275 3502
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +49 35 £38,500 +2.66% 5
Huddersfield +3 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Bradford +9 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Brighouse - 3 £35,000 -
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.47%) Windows
3 18 (20.22%) Finance
3 18 (20.22%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
4 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
4 17 (19.10%) Cisco
4 17 (19.10%) Juniper
4 17 (19.10%) LAN
4 17 (19.10%) WAN
4 17 (19.10%) Firewall
5 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server
6 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.85%) C#
6 15 (16.85%) DHCP
6 15 (16.85%) DNS
6 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (16.85%) CCNP
6 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (16.85%) Degree
6 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
6 15 (16.85%) Network Management
6 15 (16.85%) Capacity Management
6 15 (16.85%) Data Centre
7 14 (15.73%) .NET
8 13 (14.61%) HTML
8 13 (14.61%) Service Management
9 12 (13.48%) Release Management
10 11 (12.36%) Data Validation

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) StreamServe
1 1 (1.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) Firewall
1 17 (19.10%) LAN
1 17 (19.10%) WAN
2 15 (16.85%) DHCP
2 15 (16.85%) DNS
3 10 (11.24%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.12%) FTP
5 1 (1.12%) Intranet
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.37%) Big Data
4 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (1.12%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Selenium
2 3 (3.37%) JMeter
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
2 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (22.47%) Analyst
2 16 (17.98%) Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Network Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.99%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Junior
7 7 (7.87%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Junior Software Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Change Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Configuration Manager
8 6 (6.74%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) IT Change Manager
8 6 (6.74%) IT Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) HTML
3 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
3 11 (12.36%) CSS
4 10 (11.24%) Entity Framework
5 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.87%) WCF
7 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.62%) Web Services
9 4 (4.49%) REST
10 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.37%) CSS3
10 3 (3.37%) jQuery
10 3 (3.37%) LINQ
10 3 (3.37%) XML
11 1 (1.12%) JSP
11 1 (1.12%) Servlets
11 1 (1.12%) XSD
11 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
1 15 (16.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) e-Health
5 1 (1.12%) PACS
5 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 16 (17.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) ITIL
2 15 (16.85%) Capacity Management
2 15 (16.85%) Network Management
2 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.61%) Service Management
4 12 (13.48%) Release Management
5 11 (12.36%) Data Modelling
5 11 (12.36%) Data Validation
5 11 (12.36%) User Stories
6 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.24%) Coaching
6 10 (11.24%) GAP Analysis
6 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.24%) MVC
6 10 (11.24%) Process Improvement
6 10 (11.24%) Use Case
7 9 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.99%) ITSM
8 8 (8.99%) Mathematics
9 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) C#
2 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.74%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) Python
3 6 (6.74%) R
3 6 (6.74%) VBA
4 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.12%) C
5 1 (1.12%) C++
5 1 (1.12%) F#
5 1 (1.12%) Groovy
5 1 (1.12%) Scala
5 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) CCNP
1 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) CCIE
3 6 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.74%) PhD
4 3 (3.37%) ISEB
5 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.12%) AAT
6 1 (1.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.10%) Cisco
2 17 (19.10%) Juniper
3 5 (5.62%) Cognos
4 2 (2.25%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
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