Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.37% 1.92% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.01% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 10
Bradford median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £77,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% -41.56% +105.33%
10th Percentile £30,250 £40,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £47,500 £83,075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.79% -4.44% +8.43%

Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 743 993 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 91.84% 95.48% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 631 822 659
Bradford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Bradford

Validation
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation in Bradford.

Salary trend for Validation in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SAS

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft