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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 73 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Validation 16 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.55% 0.23% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.25% 0.84%
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 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
938 1204 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.80% 91.42% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 498 777 695
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 September 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 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (41.18%) Finance
5 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (26.47%) Process Improvement
7 8 (23.53%) Project Management
7 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 8 (23.53%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) QA
7 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) JIRA
9 6 (17.65%) SysML
9 6 (17.65%) UML
10 5 (14.71%) Java
10 5 (14.71%) Change Management
10 5 (14.71%) Banking
10 5 (14.71%) Scrum
10 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
10 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.76%) BDD
11 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.76%) Release Management
11 4 (11.76%) Revenue Management
11 4 (11.76%) Change Control
11 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) CMS

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 4 (11.76%) CMS
1 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Redmine
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Billing
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
1 9 (26.47%) Systems Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Designer
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Change Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Head of Development
6 3 (8.82%) Head of Digital
7 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Head of Design
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) EPoS
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (26.47%) Process Improvement
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) SysML
6 6 (17.65%) UML
7 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Change Control
8 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) MVC
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Revenue Management
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCA
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) Cognizant