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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 206 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Validation 47 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.96% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.16% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 25
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
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
6000 5452 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.71% 82.97% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4917 4172 3924
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £59,000
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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
West Yorkshire -17 28 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North Yorkshire +12 8 £38,750 +3.33% 2
South Yorkshire -10 4 £25,000 -16.66%
East Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 26 (32.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.78%) Degree
5 17 (21.52%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
8 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
9 10 (12.66%) Coaching
9 10 (12.66%) Marketing
10 9 (11.39%) Migration
11 8 (10.13%) .NET
11 8 (10.13%) SAS
11 8 (10.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (10.13%) QA
11 8 (10.13%) Line Management
12 7 (8.86%) Analytics
12 7 (8.86%) SLA
12 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
12 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
13 6 (7.59%) Service Management
13 6 (7.59%) Scrum
13 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
13 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.59%) Retail
13 6 (7.59%) OO
13 6 (7.59%) ITIL
13 6 (7.59%) SOA
13 6 (7.59%) Relational Database

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (10.13%) SAS
2 5 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) ATM
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) MPLS
2 2 (2.53%) OSPF
2 2 (2.53%) BGP
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (6.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.06%) Selenium
4 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
5 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 8 (10.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Back Office
6 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Auditor
8 3 (3.80%) Marketing Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Service Management Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) CSS
2 4 (5.06%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.53%) SOAP
4 2 (2.53%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Data Extraction
2 5 (6.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.27%) Biology
5 1 (1.27%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) LIMS
5 1 (1.27%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) Project Management
3 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
4 10 (12.66%) Coaching
5 9 (11.39%) Migration
6 8 (10.13%) Line Management
7 7 (8.86%) Analytics
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
8 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.59%) OO
8 6 (7.59%) ITIL
8 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.59%) Data Validation
9 5 (6.33%) Use Case
9 5 (6.33%) Stress Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
2 4 (5.06%) C#
2 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.80%) R
3 3 (3.80%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) C
5 1 (1.27%) XPath
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 7 (8.86%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.27%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) vCloud
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Graphite
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) IBM
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Brocade
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Cognos
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £ Market Rates - Fixed Term Contract
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: circa £40K
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Comptitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago