The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheadle with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Manchester / Cheadle
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheadle 3.85% 4.55% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 5.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £21,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% -  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheadle with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheadle
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 50 20 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheadle 96.15% 90.91% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 27
Median salary £40,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.73% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £68,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheadle

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheadle citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Cheadle

Validation
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Salary trend for Validation in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheadle region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
1 3 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Ticket Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Sun

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheadle 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Sun