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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 78 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Validation 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.44% 0.76% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.84% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £50,000 £32,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +56.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
814 1196 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.16% 91.23% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 497 734 643
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,350
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 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) SysML
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) UML
2 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
3 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder 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:

Applications
1 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Designer
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
2 8 (47.06%) SysML
2 8 (47.06%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft