The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 95 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1071 1134 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.40% 85.33% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 699 731 535
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Validation
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Validation Salary Trend in Glasgow

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 14 (48.28%) SQL
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Sybase
2 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
2 12 (41.38%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (41.38%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (37.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
6 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Perl
7 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (20.69%) VBScript
7 6 (20.69%) MySQL
7 6 (20.69%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) SAN
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.69%) UNIX
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) Solaris
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.69%) Windows NT

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Node.js
1 1 (3.45%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.69%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (20.69%) TimesTen
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) MarkLogic
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) FitNesse
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) DBA
2 11 (37.93%) Risk Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) CGI
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) Drools
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Replication
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Solaris
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
1 6 (20.69%) Windows NT
1 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
1 12 (41.38%) Performance Tuning
1 12 (41.38%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (20.69%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (20.69%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) User Stories
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VBScript
3 6 (20.69%) AWK
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.69%) Bourne shell
3 6 (20.69%) sed
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCDST
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (20.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Sybase
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Vertica
3 6 (20.69%) MapR
4 2 (6.90%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago