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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 78 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Validation 14 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.24% 0.64% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.71% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
1030 1408 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.23% 89.97% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 737 865 892
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £64,000
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 1 October 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
4 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (15.79%) Avionics
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) VHDL
5 2 (10.53%) Verilog
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Electronics
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Qt
5 2 (10.53%) WPF

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 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Avionics
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Validation Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) GUI Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Qt
1 2 (10.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Verilog
2 2 (10.53%) VHDL
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (15.79%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Signal Processing
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) CMMI
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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