Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 73 81
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 15 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.70% 1.29% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.42% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £69,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.28% +155.56% -46.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £60,938 £25,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £70,250 £41,375
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £63,750 £27,000
% change year-on-year -45.10% +136.11% -46.00%

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 833 775 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.44% 90.86% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 705 676 605
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% +6.02% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,066 £67,063 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) SLA
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (60.00%) MCSA
5 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (46.67%) CMS
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
5 7 (46.67%) Skype
6 6 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
8 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (6.67%) OOP

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) CMS
1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) OOP
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) VMware