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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 77 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 13 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 1.32% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.45% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
969 1176 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.07% 91.45% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 612 796 779
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 January 2017.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Electronics
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) SAS
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 4 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (20.00%) PhD
5 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) ASIC
5 4 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (20.00%) Legal
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Statistics
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C++

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 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Electronics
3 4 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Avionics
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Local Government
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) GUI Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) ASIC Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Qt
1 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) ASIC
2 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 4 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
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 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Dell
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Cadence
3 1 (5.00%) Synopsys
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