The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Validation
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.54% 1.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £43,124 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.49% -  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 166 273 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.22% 90.40% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 251 161
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Validation
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Validation in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago