The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 12 14
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 2.50% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.94% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £23,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.30%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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 Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 100.00% 85.00% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 40
Median salary £43,349 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Validation
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Fife region.

Validation Salary Trend in Fife

Validation
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Fife region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB