Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 58 82
Rank change year-on-year -33 +24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 3 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.31% 2.80% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 3.09% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £52,500 £69,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.91% +155.56% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £61,669 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £41,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £69,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year -49.28% +155.56% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 884 550 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.66% 90.61% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 755 466 687
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,291 £38,959 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% -2.60% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,600 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,500 £61,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,131 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.67%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne

Validation
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne

Validation
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DecisionStream
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Product Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau