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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 234 164 197
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +33
Permanent jobs citing Validation 32 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.44% 1.19% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 17
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6040 4598 4795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.39% 85.61% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4720 3634 3924
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -48 22 £26,000 -28.76%
North Yorkshire -17 2 £30,500 -26.06% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.75%) Finance
4 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
6 17 (21.25%) QA
7 16 (20.00%) Windows
7 16 (20.00%) Project Management
8 15 (18.75%) SOA
8 15 (18.75%) ETL
8 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (17.50%) Degree
9 14 (17.50%) Oracle
10 13 (16.25%) ERP
10 13 (16.25%) .NET
10 13 (16.25%) Workflow
10 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
10 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (15.00%) Data Entry
11 12 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
11 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.00%) Business Objects
11 12 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
11 12 (15.00%) Middleware
12 11 (13.75%) ITIL
13 10 (12.50%) Java
13 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (7.50%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) ATM
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.75%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) French Language
3 6 (7.50%) German Language
3 6 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Marketing
6 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 2 (2.50%) Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Analyst
2 26 (32.50%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.75%) Developer
4 13 (16.25%) SQL Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) SAP Business Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Business Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Senior QA Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) MI Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) QA Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Report Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Service Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.25%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) XSLT
3 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.50%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.75%) LIMS
4 3 (3.75%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.50%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.50%) Biology
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
2 16 (20.00%) Project Management
3 15 (18.75%) SOA
3 15 (18.75%) ETL
3 15 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (16.25%) ERP
4 13 (16.25%) Workflow
4 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.00%) Data Entry
6 11 (13.75%) ITIL
7 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.00%) Coaching
7 8 (10.00%) Line Management
8 6 (7.50%) Change Management
8 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.50%) Logistics
8 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.50%) Data Validation
8 6 (7.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.50%) C
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
6 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) Oracle
3 12 (15.00%) Business Objects
3 12 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (11.25%) HP
5 6 (7.50%) SAP
6 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 4 (5.00%) Citrix
7 3 (3.75%) IBM
8 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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