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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 82 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 12 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
1078 1319 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.97% 90.40% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 623 852 852
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,722 £60,000 £64,000
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 24 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
4 6 (24.00%) Stress Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Economics
6 4 (16.00%) Derivative
6 4 (16.00%) S-PLUS
6 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) VBA
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) PhD
6 4 (16.00%) SAS
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Physics
6 4 (16.00%) Monte Carlo Method

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
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (4.00%) DOC1
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Avionics
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Validation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (16.00%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (16.00%) Derivative
3 4 (16.00%) Economics
3 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.00%) Physics
4 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 2 (8.00%) Verilog
4 2 (8.00%) VHDL
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Stress Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Analytics
3 4 (16.00%) Black-Scholes
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Line Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) C++
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (16.00%) R
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
1 4 (16.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) Dell
1 2 (8.00%) HP
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.00%) Kofax
2 1 (4.00%) Laserfiche
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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