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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 88 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Validation 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 1.03% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.16% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Median salary £51,250 £36,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.41% -54.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1167 1203 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.12% 88.13% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 740 719 930
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) Banking
3 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (32.14%) Credit Risk
4 9 (32.14%) Stress Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Line Management
5 6 (21.43%) Requirements Management
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Basel II
6 5 (17.86%) C++
6 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
6 5 (17.86%) Statistics
6 5 (17.86%) Numerical Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Economics
7 4 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 4 (14.29%) Physics
7 4 (14.29%) Derivative
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Fixed Income
7 4 (14.29%) C#
7 4 (14.29%) SAS
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) VBA

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 4 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.57%) Documentum
2 1 (3.57%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) S-PLUS
2 1 (3.57%) DOC1
2 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) FileMaker
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Qualitative Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Testing Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Business Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Credit Risk
3 5 (17.86%) Statistics
4 4 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (14.29%) Derivative
4 4 (14.29%) Economics
4 4 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Stress Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Line Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Black-Scholes
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) Presales
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (10.71%) Fund Accounting
6 3 (10.71%) Product Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C++
1 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
2 4 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) R
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PhD
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.57%) Kofax
1 1 (3.57%) Laserfiche
1 1 (3.57%) MathWorks
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