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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 164 187 207
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Validation 32 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 17
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £77,000 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
3519 4216 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.74% 90.82% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3331 3356
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bradford -7 17 £45,000 -41.55%
Leeds +17 10 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Validation
Yorkshire

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Data Validation
3 12 (25.53%) Service Management
3 12 (25.53%) Release Management
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) ITSM
5 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
5 8 (17.02%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (14.89%) Selenium
6 7 (14.89%) JMeter
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.89%) Retail
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.77%) User Stories
7 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.77%) Coaching
7 6 (12.77%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (12.77%) Service Design
7 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
7 6 (12.77%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Use Case
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) IT Governance
7 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 6 (12.77%) SOA

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 2 (4.26%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) LAN
1 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
3 3 (6.38%) BGP
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
3 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.38%) OSPF
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) VXLAN
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JMeter
1 7 (14.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Redmine
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Change Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (12.77%) IT Change Manager
4 6 (12.77%) IT Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Transition Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Business Change Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Designer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Business Change Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) Economics
3 1 (2.13%) e-Health
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) AIX
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Data Validation
3 12 (25.53%) Release Management
3 12 (25.53%) Service Management
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
5 8 (17.02%) ITSM
5 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.77%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) IT Governance
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.77%) Service Design
7 6 (12.77%) SOA
7 6 (12.77%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (12.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) CCNP
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco
1 5 (10.64%) Juniper
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Facebook
4 1 (2.13%) HP
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