The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Validation
England / North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 225 257
Rank change year-on-year -38 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.054% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.061% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £21,000 £20,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,025 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,675 £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50%  

Data 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6173 4942 5773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.01% 88.22% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20044 16650 18844
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in the North West

Data Validation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Data Validation in the North West

Data Validation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -31 1 £21,000 +2.43% 2
Data Validation
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Wiki
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Ticket Management
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Data Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
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