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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 173 172 174
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Validation 31 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.60% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.72% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 7
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
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
4244 3737 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.02% 82.77% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3400 2954 2509
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +4 26 £40,250 +0.62% 2
Bradford -2 1 £37,500 +29.31%
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (33.33%) Finance
4 19 (31.67%) HTML
4 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) CSS
4 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
5 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.00%) OO
7 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 14 (23.33%) HTML5
7 14 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 13 (21.67%) BDD
8 13 (21.67%) OOD
8 13 (21.67%) C#
8 13 (21.67%) MVC
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (18.33%) .NET
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
11 9 (15.00%) Marketing
11 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.33%) SOA
12 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 8 (13.33%) Oracle
12 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (11.67%) Android
14 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
14 6 (10.00%) Migration
14 6 (10.00%) Web Development
14 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (10.00%) Node.js
2 5 (8.33%) NServiceBus
2 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) SPSS
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LAN
1 3 (5.00%) WAN
1 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.00%) VPN
1 3 (5.00%) IPv4
1 3 (5.00%) IPv6
1 3 (5.00%) SAN
1 3 (5.00%) MPLS
1 3 (5.00%) OSPF
1 3 (5.00%) BGP
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 6 (10.00%) Grunt
1 6 (10.00%) Bower
1 6 (10.00%) Mocha
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.00%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 21 (35.00%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Database Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) HTML
1 19 (31.67%) CSS
1 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
2 14 (23.33%) HTML5
3 11 (18.33%) .NET
4 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 6 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.33%) XML
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) STB
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Android
2 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) OO
3 14 (23.33%) Waterfall
4 13 (21.67%) BDD
4 13 (21.67%) OOD
4 13 (21.67%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) SOA
6 6 (10.00%) Migration
6 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.00%) Web Development
6 6 (10.00%) Analytics
7 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 5 (8.33%) TDD
7 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) Coaching
9 3 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.67%) C#
4 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.00%) R
5 3 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) VCP4
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.00%) CCIE
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) Juniper
5 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.00%) Brocade
6 2 (3.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.67%) Citrix
7 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) VMware
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago