The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 166 225 239
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 67 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.19% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 28
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
5013 6023 6380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.76% 89.95% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4087 4862 4975
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Validation
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 31 £43,000 -4.44% 4
South Yorkshire +13 11 £32,500 -40.90% 1
North Yorkshire +17 9 £37,500 -3.22%
East Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 20 (20.41%) Data Validation
2 18 (18.37%) ITIL
3 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.31%) SQL
4 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
4 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.29%) Retail
5 14 (14.29%) Marketing
6 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.24%) Degree
7 12 (12.24%) Release Management
7 12 (12.24%) Finance
7 12 (12.24%) Service Management
7 12 (12.24%) MS Office
8 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
8 11 (11.22%) QA
8 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.20%) Selenium
9 10 (10.20%) JMeter
9 10 (10.20%) Electronics
10 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
10 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
10 9 (9.18%) Integration Testing
10 9 (9.18%) Manual Testing
10 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.16%) Algorithms
11 8 (8.16%) ITIL V3

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.04%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.02%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) Documentum
2 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Office
2 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Ethernet
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
2 5 (5.10%) Firewall
2 5 (5.10%) LAN
2 5 (5.10%) WAN
3 3 (3.06%) BGP
3 3 (3.06%) DHCP
3 3 (3.06%) DNS
3 3 (3.06%) EIGRP
3 3 (3.06%) OSPF
3 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.06%) VXLAN
4 1 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (1.02%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.04%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) JMeter
1 10 (10.20%) Selenium
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.08%) LabVIEW
4 3 (3.06%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.06%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.06%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.02%) Redmine
General
1 14 (14.29%) Marketing
1 14 (14.29%) Retail
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 10 (10.20%) Electronics
4 8 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Games
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
6 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Analyst
2 18 (18.37%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Data Business Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Change Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Configuration Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) IT Change Manager
6 6 (6.12%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Marketing Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) SQL Data Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Transition Manager
6 6 (6.12%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) WPF
2 4 (4.08%) Gherkin
3 3 (3.06%) SOAP
4 2 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (1.02%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.16%) Driving Licence
3 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) Biology
4 5 (5.10%) Biotechnology
4 5 (5.10%) Informatics
4 5 (5.10%) Robotics
5 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.08%) IPTV
5 4 (4.08%) STB
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.02%) Economics
8 1 (1.02%) e-Health
8 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.06%) Windows
1 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.02%) AIX
2 1 (1.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) Data Validation
2 18 (18.37%) ITIL
3 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
6 12 (12.24%) Release Management
6 12 (12.24%) Service Management
7 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.18%) Integration Testing
9 9 (9.18%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.16%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.16%) ITSM
11 7 (7.14%) Change Management
11 7 (7.14%) Project Planning
11 7 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) C
4 6 (6.12%) C++
5 5 (5.10%) Assembly Language
5 5 (5.10%) Embedded C
5 5 (5.10%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.10%) PHP
5 5 (5.10%) XAML
6 4 (4.08%) Python
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) R
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.10%) HNC
3 5 (5.10%) HND
3 5 (5.10%) ISEB
4 2 (2.04%) CCNP
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.10%) GAMP
3 5 (5.10%) MISRA
4 2 (2.04%) GMP
4 2 (2.04%) GxP
4 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Cisco
2 5 (5.10%) Juniper
2 5 (5.10%) Rockwell
2 5 (5.10%) Siemens
3 2 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (1.02%) Facebook
4 1 (1.02%) HP
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