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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 173 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 37 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.78% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.91% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 9
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £23,000 £24,428
10% offered a salary of more than £78,800 £50,000 £65,000
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
4042 4277 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.49% 85.90% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3207 3423 2275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +18 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Halifax +5 5 - -
Bradford -32 2 £61,000 +165.21% 1
Huddersfield -15 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.21%) HTML
3 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 26 (34.21%) CSS
3 26 (34.21%) AngularJS
4 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (27.63%) HTML5
6 18 (23.68%) OO
7 17 (22.37%) C#
7 17 (22.37%) Business Analysis
7 17 (22.37%) QA
8 16 (21.05%) BDD
8 16 (21.05%) MVC
9 15 (19.74%) OOD
10 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
11 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (15.79%) Retail
12 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
12 12 (15.79%) T-SQL
12 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (14.47%) Mobile Development
13 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (13.16%) Oracle
14 10 (13.16%) Bower
14 10 (13.16%) Grunt
14 10 (13.16%) SDLC

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (13.16%) Node.js
2 5 (6.58%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.26%) SAS
4 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.21%) MS Office
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) PaaS
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) LAN
1 6 (7.89%) WAN
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 6 (7.89%) VPN
1 6 (7.89%) IPv4
1 6 (7.89%) IPv6
1 6 (7.89%) MPLS
1 6 (7.89%) OSPF
1 6 (7.89%) BGP
1 6 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.58%) Big Data
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.32%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.32%) DataStage
6 1 (1.32%) QualityStage
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) DB2
6 1 (1.32%) QlikView
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Mocha
1 10 (13.16%) Jasmine
1 10 (13.16%) Grunt
1 10 (13.16%) Bower
2 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Retail
3 10 (13.16%) Banking
4 8 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Web Developer
3 21 (27.63%) Analyst
4 17 (22.37%) Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Programme Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Lead Business Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Programme Test Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Head of Testing
10 3 (3.95%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) HTML
1 26 (34.21%) CSS
1 26 (34.21%) AngularJS
2 21 (27.63%) HTML5
3 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (13.16%) Backbone.js
4 10 (13.16%) jQuery
5 7 (9.21%) .NET
6 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.58%) XML
6 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) GIS
4 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.32%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Physics
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Android
1 10 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.95%) UNIX
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) OO
3 17 (22.37%) Business Analysis
4 16 (21.05%) MVC
4 16 (21.05%) BDD
5 15 (19.74%) OOD
6 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.47%) Mobile Development
8 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.16%) Requirements Management
9 10 (13.16%) SDLC
9 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (11.84%) ETL
10 9 (11.84%) Web Development
10 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.53%) Change Management
11 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
11 8 (10.53%) Use Case
11 8 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) C#
4 12 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.95%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) Ruby
6 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) CCIE
2 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Cisco
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Juniper
3 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
3 6 (7.89%) Brocade
4 3 (3.95%) Capita
4 3 (3.95%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.95%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Teradata
6 1 (1.32%) Informatica
6 1 (1.32%) Tableau
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Trillium
6 1 (1.32%) Sybase
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