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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 206 220 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Permanent jobs citing Validation 42 41 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.57% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.68% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 39
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
5896 5992 4538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.46% 82.82% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4830 4659 3568
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +11 36 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South Yorkshire +3 3 £31,500 +65.78% 1
North Yorkshire +1 2 £38,750 +27.04%
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
2 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.32%) Data Modelling
4 24 (21.43%) Finance
5 23 (20.54%) SQL
6 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
6 22 (19.64%) Business Analysis
7 21 (18.75%) Retail
7 21 (18.75%) HTML
7 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (17.86%) QA
8 20 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (16.96%) Data Management
9 19 (16.96%) ETL
10 18 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (16.07%) Degree
11 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (15.18%) Analytics
11 17 (15.18%) MS Visio
11 17 (15.18%) Migration
12 16 (14.29%) Banking
12 16 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 16 (14.29%) Data Migration
13 15 (13.39%) Oracle
13 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
13 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
14 14 (12.50%) CSS
14 14 (12.50%) Change Management
14 14 (12.50%) Requirements Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (5.36%) SAS
1 6 (5.36%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.18%) MS Visio
3 11 (9.82%) MS Office
4 6 (5.36%) SPSS
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) PaaS
1 2 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) LAN
1 8 (7.14%) WAN
1 8 (7.14%) VPN
2 7 (6.25%) IPv4
2 7 (6.25%) IPv6
2 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.25%) MPLS
2 7 (6.25%) OSPF
2 7 (6.25%) BGP
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.57%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.89%) Network Security
6 1 (0.89%) NAS
6 1 (0.89%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.89%) VoIP
6 1 (0.89%) WLAN
6 1 (0.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.36%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (5.36%) DB2
6 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.36%) PowerCenter
6 6 (5.36%) DataStage
6 6 (5.36%) QualityStage
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle OWB
7 5 (4.46%) Big Data
7 5 (4.46%) MS Access
8 4 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.68%) QlikView
10 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Mocha
1 4 (3.57%) Jasmine
1 4 (3.57%) Grunt
1 4 (3.57%) Bower
2 3 (2.68%) NUnit
2 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Retail
3 16 (14.29%) Banking
4 8 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.68%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Military
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Analyst
2 24 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 24 (21.43%) Developer
3 11 (9.82%) Consultant
4 10 (8.93%) Programme Manager
4 10 (8.93%) Architect
5 8 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 8 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Information Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Data Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) Lead Business Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Programme Test Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Head of Testing
8 5 (4.46%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) HTML
2 14 (12.50%) CSS
3 11 (9.82%) HTML5
4 7 (6.25%) .NET
4 7 (6.25%) jQuery
4 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.57%) CSS3
5 4 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 3 (2.68%) Sass
6 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.68%) XML
6 3 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.89%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
2 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Statistics
4 6 (5.36%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.36%) NHS
5 5 (4.46%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.57%) W3C
6 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.57%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.79%) Social Media
8 2 (1.79%) Blog
8 2 (1.79%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.89%) User Experience
9 1 (0.89%) GIS
9 1 (0.89%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.89%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.57%) Android
1 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.32%) Data Modelling
3 22 (19.64%) Business Analysis
4 20 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.96%) ETL
5 19 (16.96%) Data Management
6 17 (15.18%) Migration
6 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (15.18%) Analytics
7 16 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 14 (12.50%) Requirements Management
8 14 (12.50%) Change Management
9 13 (11.61%) Coaching
10 12 (10.71%) User Stories
10 12 (10.71%) Use Case
11 11 (9.82%) Data Validation
11 11 (9.82%) Test Strategy
11 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.54%) SQL
2 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.25%) C#
4 5 (4.46%) Java
4 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.46%) VBA
5 3 (2.68%) C
6 1 (0.89%) Ruby
6 1 (0.89%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.46%) CCIE
4 4 (3.57%) ISEB
5 3 (2.68%) MOS
6 2 (1.79%) CCNP
6 2 (1.79%) CCIP
7 1 (0.89%) CCNA
7 1 (0.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.86%) QA
2 9 (8.04%) Data Quality
3 7 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 7 (6.25%) ISO 14001
3 7 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Oracle
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Cisco
3 7 (6.25%) IBM
3 7 (6.25%) SAP
3 7 (6.25%) Brocade
4 6 (5.36%) Teradata
4 6 (5.36%) Capita
4 6 (5.36%) Sybase
4 6 (5.36%) Trillium
4 6 (5.36%) Juniper
4 6 (5.36%) Informatica
5 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.57%) Citrix
7 3 (2.68%) VMware
7 3 (2.68%) Tableau
8 2 (1.79%) Google
8 2 (1.79%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.89%) Cognos
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Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Yorkshire
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Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 14 days ago