The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 86 81 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.92% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -50.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Validation
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1121 1199 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.70% 88.95% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 672 727 928
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Validation
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Validation Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Validation
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Validation.

1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Banking
3 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) Credit Risk
4 9 (36.00%) Stress Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 6 (24.00%) Line Management
6 5 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Statistics
6 5 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 5 (20.00%) Basel II
6 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 5 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) VBA
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) PhD
7 4 (16.00%) SAS
7 4 (16.00%) Economics
7 4 (16.00%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
7 4 (16.00%) S-PLUS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (16.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
2 1 (4.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (4.00%) DOC1
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) FileMaker
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Qualitative Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Testing Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Business Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Credit Risk
3 5 (20.00%) Statistics
4 4 (16.00%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (16.00%) Derivative
4 4 (16.00%) Economics
4 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.00%) Physics
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Stress Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Line Management
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Black-Scholes
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Presales
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C++
1 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) R
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PhD
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (4.00%) Kofax
1 1 (4.00%) Laserfiche
1 1 (4.00%) MathWorks
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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