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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 179 213 179
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -34
Permanent jobs citing Validation 68 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.95% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 30
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
6229 6210 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.60% 83.45% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 4822 3596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 41 £47,500 +18.75% 5
South Yorkshire -5 11 £30,000 +39.53% 1
North Yorkshire - 11 £30,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 43 (36.44%) SQL
2 39 (33.05%) Finance
3 33 (27.97%) HTML
4 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 28 (23.73%) CSS
6 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
7 24 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (19.49%) HTML5
9 19 (16.10%) C#
10 18 (15.25%) OO
10 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
10 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
10 18 (15.25%) MVC
10 18 (15.25%) Degree
11 16 (13.56%) Waterfall
11 16 (13.56%) BDD
12 15 (12.71%) OOD
13 13 (11.02%) MS Office
13 13 (11.02%) Project Management
14 12 (10.17%) .NET
14 12 (10.17%) jQuery
15 11 (9.32%) Android
15 11 (9.32%) Retail
15 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
15 11 (9.32%) Oracle
15 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.32%) T-SQL
15 11 (9.32%) Migration
15 11 (9.32%) Mobile Development

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (8.47%) Node.js
2 6 (5.08%) SAS
3 5 (4.24%) NServiceBus
4 4 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.02%) MS Office
3 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.93%) SPSS
5 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) PaaS
1 2 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) LAN
1 10 (8.47%) WAN
1 10 (8.47%) TCP/IP
1 10 (8.47%) MPLS
1 10 (8.47%) OSPF
1 10 (8.47%) BGP
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (6.78%) VPN
2 8 (6.78%) IPv4
2 8 (6.78%) IPv6
3 2 (1.69%) SAN
3 2 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.39%) MS Access
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Mocha
1 10 (8.47%) Jasmine
1 10 (8.47%) Grunt
1 10 (8.47%) Bower
2 4 (3.39%) Selenium
2 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.69%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.69%) JMeter
3 2 (1.69%) NUnit
3 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (33.05%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 8 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.93%) Legal
5 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.24%) Marketing
6 4 (3.39%) Banking
7 3 (2.54%) Back Office
7 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) Analyst
2 34 (28.81%) Developer
3 26 (22.03%) Business Analyst
4 22 (18.64%) Web Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Consultant
7 9 (7.63%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Network Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Trainer
8 8 (6.78%) IT Trainer
9 7 (5.93%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Architect
10 6 (5.08%) Front-End Web Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Lead Web Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Data Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Test Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Business Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.97%) HTML
2 28 (23.73%) CSS
3 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
4 23 (19.49%) HTML5
5 12 (10.17%) jQuery
5 12 (10.17%) .NET
6 11 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (8.47%) Backbone.js
8 7 (5.93%) XML
8 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.69%) Gherkin
10 2 (1.69%) CSS3
11 1 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) NHS
4 4 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.39%) Statistics
4 4 (3.39%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
5 2 (1.69%) W3C
5 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.69%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) STB
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Life Science
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Android
2 10 (8.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.39%) UNIX
4 2 (1.69%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.25%) MVC
2 18 (15.25%) OO
3 16 (13.56%) Waterfall
3 16 (13.56%) BDD
4 15 (12.71%) OOD
5 13 (11.02%) Project Management
6 11 (9.32%) Migration
6 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
6 11 (9.32%) Mobile Development
7 10 (8.47%) Data Migration
8 9 (7.63%) Web Development
9 8 (6.78%) SOA
9 8 (6.78%) Analytics
10 7 (5.93%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.93%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.93%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.08%) Change Management
11 6 (5.08%) TDD
11 6 (5.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.44%) SQL
2 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.10%) C#
4 11 (9.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.39%) VBA
5 4 (3.39%) Java
6 3 (2.54%) R
7 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.85%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
2 10 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.78%) CCIE
4 5 (4.24%) MOS
5 4 (3.39%) ISEB
6 3 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.69%) CCNP
7 2 (1.69%) CCIP
7 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) ISO 14001
2 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.24%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.85%) GAMP
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) vCloud
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.32%) Oracle
3 10 (8.47%) Cisco
3 10 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (7.63%) Brocade
5 8 (6.78%) CheckPoint
5 8 (6.78%) Juniper
6 7 (5.93%) SAP
7 3 (2.54%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.69%) Citrix
8 2 (1.69%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.69%) VMware
8 2 (1.69%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
9 1 (0.85%) CA
Harrogate, Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: 35,000-50,000
Posted: 25 days ago