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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 80 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Validation 13 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.43% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 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 £42,500 £42,500
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
1118 1396 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.34% 90.30% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 740 901 842
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 August 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (10.00%) Black-Scholes
6 2 (10.00%) Avionics
6 2 (10.00%) VHDL
6 2 (10.00%) Verilog
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Economics
6 2 (10.00%) Derivative
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management

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 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Avionics
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Validation Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Validation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Qualitative Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Economics
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Physics
2 2 (10.00%) Verilog
2 2 (10.00%) VHDL
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (15.00%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Black-Scholes
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) C++
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (10.00%) R
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Dell
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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