The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 206 172 205
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +33
Permanent jobs citing Validation 54 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.14% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 22
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +3.75%
Validation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6061 5181 4896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.84% 83.55% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4920 3991 4075
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Yorkshire region.

Validation Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Validation
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Validation
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -12 33 £37,500 -6.25% 10
North Yorkshire +2 7 £47,500 +102.12%
South Yorkshire -24 6 £25,000 -16.66%
East Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 46 (51.69%) SQL
2 30 (33.71%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (26.97%) Finance
4 23 (25.84%) Degree
5 21 (23.60%) Project Management
6 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
6 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
8 14 (15.73%) Waterfall
9 13 (14.61%) QA
10 12 (13.48%) Windows
11 11 (12.36%) ITIL
11 11 (12.36%) Coaching
12 10 (11.24%) SOA
12 10 (11.24%) Marketing
13 9 (10.11%) .NET
13 9 (10.11%) Oracle
13 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
13 9 (10.11%) SAS
13 9 (10.11%) Migration
14 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
14 8 (8.99%) ETL
14 8 (8.99%) Service Management
14 8 (8.99%) Retail
14 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
14 8 (8.99%) Data Validation
14 8 (8.99%) Line Management
15 7 (7.87%) SLA
15 7 (7.87%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (7.87%) Analytics

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 9 (10.11%) SAS
2 5 (5.62%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) SPSS
4 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) ATM
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) MPLS
2 2 (2.25%) OSPF
2 2 (2.25%) BGP
2 2 (2.25%) LAN
2 2 (2.25%) WAN
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.62%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.62%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.49%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.25%) JMeter
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Marketing
3 8 (8.99%) Retail
4 7 (7.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.49%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Junior
8 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.49%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Tester
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 2 (2.25%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.25%) SOAP
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) XSLT
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Credit Risk
3 5 (5.62%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) LIMS
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.25%) Biology
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) STB
6 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Project Management
2 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.73%) Waterfall
4 11 (12.36%) ITIL
4 11 (12.36%) Coaching
5 10 (11.24%) SOA
6 9 (10.11%) Migration
7 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) ETL
7 8 (8.99%) Service Management
7 8 (8.99%) Data Validation
7 8 (8.99%) Line Management
8 7 (7.87%) Analytics
9 6 (6.74%) Data Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.74%) Stress Testing
9 6 (6.74%) Manual Testing
9 6 (6.74%) ERP
9 6 (6.74%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.37%) R
4 3 (3.37%) C
4 3 (3.37%) Java
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
6 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (5.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CCNP
3 2 (2.25%) CCIP
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) QA
2 7 (7.87%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.12%) GxP
4 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) vCloud
3 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Graphite
2 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) IBM
4 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.49%) Citrix
4 4 (4.49%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco
5 3 (3.37%) HP
6 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.12%) Brocade
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago