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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 75 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 23 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.99% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £65,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1057 1160 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.44% 91.48% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 525 730 780
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 August 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 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
3 20 (47.62%) Finance
4 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (28.57%) JIRA
8 11 (26.19%) Process Improvement
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 10 (23.81%) QA
9 10 (23.81%) Project Management
10 9 (21.43%) Scrum
10 9 (21.43%) Banking
10 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 6 (14.29%) SysML
12 6 (14.29%) CMS
12 6 (14.29%) MVC
12 6 (14.29%) UML
12 6 (14.29%) IIS
13 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
13 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
13 5 (11.90%) C#
13 5 (11.90%) Java
13 5 (11.90%) .NET
13 5 (11.90%) MySQL
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.90%) CCA
13 5 (11.90%) Change Management

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 6 (14.29%) CMS
1 6 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (11.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (11.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) JIRA
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) Redmine
3 5 (11.90%) Subversion
3 5 (11.90%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 5 (11.90%) Private Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Billing
4 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
1 9 (21.43%) Systems Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Systems Designer
4 5 (11.90%) Build Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Data Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Data Quality Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Product Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Product Owner
4 5 (11.90%) Quality Manager
5 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Change Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Change Control Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Development
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Digital
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (11.90%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (26.19%) Process Improvement
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Scrum
7 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.29%) MVC
8 6 (14.29%) SysML
8 6 (14.29%) UML
9 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 5 (11.90%) Coaching
9 5 (11.90%) Data Management
9 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.90%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (11.90%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) C#
1 5 (11.90%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) CCA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Sitecore
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Cognizant