The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 105 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 9 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.27% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.34% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £75,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £35,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £35,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1400 876 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.23% 78.21% 73.65%
Number of salaries quoted 907 507 761
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Validation
Scotland

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Informatica
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) PowerCenter
4 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
4 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) OLAP
4 3 (23.08%) LDAP
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) OLAP
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) PowerCenter
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ERwin
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IC Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
Edinburgh
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 days ago