The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 104 97 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Validation 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.093% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.12% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +74.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £48,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 826 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.52% 76.98% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 432 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Validation
Scotland

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (40.00%) sed
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Sybase
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
3 4 (40.00%) AWK
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) BPEL
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (30.00%) CA LISA

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase IQ
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase DBA
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) CGI
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) BPEL
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) BCP
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (40.00%) sed
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) AWK
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA LISA
2 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sybase
1 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Green Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Vertica
4 1 (10.00%) MapR
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago