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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 1.46% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.60% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%

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
1015 1123 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.19% 91.38% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 679 759 711
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 27 February 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Validation.

1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (33.33%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Project Management
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Electronics
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) SAS
6 5 (16.67%) IBM
6 5 (16.67%) Apache Spark
7 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.33%) Risk Analytics
7 4 (13.33%) Master Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
7 4 (13.33%) HBase
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 4 (13.33%) Kafka
7 4 (13.33%) Anti-Money Laundering

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 5 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 5 (16.67%) SAS
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.33%) HBase
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) ERwin
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Avionics
6 1 (3.33%) Local Government
6 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) GUI Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) ASIC Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Kafka
2 2 (6.67%) Qt
2 2 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) RSS
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) ASIC
3 4 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 4 (13.33%) Taxonomies
4 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Analytics
1 10 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.33%) Benchmarking
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Data Security
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Ontologies
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C
1 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Cadence
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) Synopsys
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago