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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 12 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.00% - 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 86.00% 93.02% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 27
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -10.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Fife region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Validation
Scotland

Validation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
2 5 (83.33%) Military
2 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Lean Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB

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 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (83.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Development Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Test Development Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Lean Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB