The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 83 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Validation 24 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.87% 0.25% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.28% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
1183 1078 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.28% 90.66% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 595 688 803
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Validation.

1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 21 (46.67%) Finance
4 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (28.89%) JIRA
8 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
9 11 (24.44%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) Project Management
10 10 (22.22%) Degree
10 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) Scrum
11 9 (20.00%) Banking
12 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
12 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.56%) IIS
13 7 (15.56%) Oracle
13 7 (15.56%) CMS
13 7 (15.56%) MVC
14 6 (13.33%) Subversion
14 6 (13.33%) .NET
14 6 (13.33%) MySQL
14 6 (13.33%) C#
14 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
14 6 (13.33%) UML
14 6 (13.33%) TortoiseSVN
14 6 (13.33%) Git (software)

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (15.56%) CMS
1 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (13.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) JIRA
2 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) Redmine
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 5 (11.11%) Private Banking
4 5 (11.11%) Retail
5 4 (8.89%) Billing
5 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Architect
1 8 (17.78%) Systems Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Designer
3 6 (13.33%) Systems Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Build Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Data Quality Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Product Owner
4 5 (11.11%) Quality Manager
5 4 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Change Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Change Control Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Head of Development
5 4 (8.89%) Head of Digital
5 4 (8.89%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
1 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 11 (24.44%) Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
8 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.56%) MVC
10 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
10 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
10 6 (13.33%) SysML
10 6 (13.33%) UML
11 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (11.11%) Data Governance
11 5 (11.11%) Data Privacy
11 5 (11.11%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
2 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Cognizant