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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 85 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 6 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.92% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £70,000 £58,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.17% +29.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.01%
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
976 1309 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.13% 90.53% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 627 813 922
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (20.00%) Electronics
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) IaaS
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL

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 3 (15.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Avionics
4 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Validation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) GUI Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Qt
1 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.00%) ASIC
3 2 (10.00%) Verilog
3 2 (10.00%) VHDL
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) CMMI
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
1 4 (20.00%) Dell
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
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