The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 40 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.50% 2.40% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.61% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -19.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 237 306 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.76% 91.89% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 196 250 323
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,223 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Validation
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Validation in Warrington

Validation
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (50.00%) GAMP
1 2 (50.00%) GMP
1 2 (50.00%) GxP
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) RPG/400
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) RPG/400
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (50.00%) GAMP
1 2 (50.00%) GMP
1 2 (50.00%) GxP
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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