The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 4.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 62.50% 76.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 8
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Validation
Fife

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Validation
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Validation Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Validation
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000