The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 167 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Validation 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -23.46%
Data Validation
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2975 2526 2487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.02% 81.83% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1639 1644
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Validation
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Validation across the Scotland region.

Data Validation Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Validation
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Data Validation
UK

Data Validation
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data 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 Data Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) MultiFonds
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data 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 Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MultiFonds
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Reuters
1 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg