The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 202 170 201
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +31
Permanent jobs citing Validation 47 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.66% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.81% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 16
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £21,678 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5553 4326 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.26% 81.61% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3333 3476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Validation
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -20 42 £42,500 +16.43% 10
South Yorkshire -3 4 £19,000 -7.31% 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.99%) SQL
3 27 (27.84%) Finance
4 25 (25.77%) Windows
5 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
6 20 (20.62%) Oracle
6 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (19.59%) Project Management
7 19 (19.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
8 18 (18.56%) ITIL
8 18 (18.56%) ETL
8 18 (18.56%) Change Management
8 18 (18.56%) QA
9 17 (17.53%) Workflow
10 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
10 16 (16.49%) SOA
10 16 (16.49%) Data Entry
11 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
11 15 (15.46%) Business Objects
11 15 (15.46%) ERP
11 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
11 15 (15.46%) HP
11 15 (15.46%) MicroStrategy
11 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (15.46%) Middleware
11 15 (15.46%) Problem Management
11 15 (15.46%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
11 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) ATM
1 1 (1.03%) GPRS
1 1 (1.03%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (14.43%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.03%) MSI
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (27.84%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) French Language
3 6 (6.19%) German Language
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (62.89%) Analyst
2 42 (43.30%) Business Analyst
3 19 (19.59%) Developer
4 17 (17.53%) SQL Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) SAP Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Technical Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) Middleware
2 12 (12.37%) .NET
3 3 (3.09%) XML
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.09%) Social Media
3 2 (2.06%) LIMS
3 2 (2.06%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.03%) Firmware
4 1 (1.03%) IVR
4 1 (1.03%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.03%) Biology
4 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
4 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.59%) Project Management
1 19 (19.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (18.56%) ETL
2 18 (18.56%) ITIL
2 18 (18.56%) Change Management
3 17 (17.53%) Workflow
4 16 (16.49%) SOA
4 16 (16.49%) Data Entry
5 15 (15.46%) Problem Management
5 15 (15.46%) ERP
6 13 (13.40%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.31%) Logistics
9 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.22%) Requirements Management
10 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.22%) User Stories
11 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.99%) SQL
2 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.37%) Java
4 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.06%) VBA
5 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) C#
6 1 (1.03%) C++
6 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.62%) Oracle
3 15 (15.46%) Business Objects
3 15 (15.46%) HP
3 15 (15.46%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (6.19%) SAP
5 4 (4.12%) Citrix
5 4 (4.12%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) NCR
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago