The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 112 151 156
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Permanent jobs citing Validation 44 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.54% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.55% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £36,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Validation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Validation Salary Trend in Scotland

Validation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Validation across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Validation Salary Histogram in Scotland

Validation
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 24 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +14 12 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Fife - 6 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Validation
UK

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Validation.

1 34 (41.46%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
4 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 22 (26.83%) Project Management
5 20 (24.39%) Banking
6 19 (23.17%) Degree
6 19 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (21.95%) Process Improvement
8 16 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (18.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.07%) JIRA
11 11 (13.41%) QA
12 10 (12.20%) Line Management
12 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
12 10 (12.20%) C#
12 10 (12.20%) .NET
12 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
13 9 (10.98%) Scrum
13 9 (10.98%) Java
13 9 (10.98%) Functional Testing
13 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
14 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
14 8 (9.76%) Investment Banking
14 8 (9.76%) Marketing
14 8 (9.76%) SQL
14 8 (9.76%) Oracle
14 8 (9.76%) IIS
14 8 (9.76%) CMS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (9.76%) CMS
1 8 (9.76%) IIS
2 7 (8.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (7.32%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.88%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.22%) Documentum
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.22%) FileNet
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) S-PLUS
3 2 (2.44%) InVision
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.22%) DOC1
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) JIRA
2 8 (9.76%) LabVIEW
3 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.32%) Redmine
4 6 (7.32%) Subversion
4 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.32%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (41.46%) Finance
2 20 (24.39%) Banking
3 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.76%) Marketing
5 5 (6.10%) Electronics
5 5 (6.10%) Military
5 5 (6.10%) Private Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Retail
6 4 (4.88%) Billing
7 1 (1.22%) Avionics
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Analyst
2 9 (10.98%) Designer
3 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Credit Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Systems Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Systems Designer
5 5 (6.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Data Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Data Quality Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Development Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Product Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Product Owner
5 5 (6.10%) Quality Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Test Development Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) .NET
2 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.88%) Web Services
3 4 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) Spring
4 1 (1.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) User Experience
3 7 (8.54%) Credit Risk
3 7 (8.54%) Statistics
4 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.88%) Derivative
5 4 (4.88%) Economics
5 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.88%) Physics
6 2 (2.44%) NHS
6 2 (2.44%) Verilog
6 2 (2.44%) VHDL
7 1 (1.22%) EPoS
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Project Management
3 18 (21.95%) Process Improvement
4 16 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (18.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (12.20%) Line Management
6 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Functional Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Scrum
8 8 (9.76%) Change Management
8 8 (9.76%) Migration
8 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.54%) ITIL
9 7 (8.54%) MVC
9 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
9 7 (8.54%) Stress Testing
10 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) C#
2 9 (10.98%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) SQL
4 6 (7.32%) C
5 5 (6.10%) VB
6 4 (4.88%) C++
6 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.88%) R
6 4 (4.88%) VBA
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) CCA
2 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) PhD
4 2 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.66%) Basel II
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) Apple
5 2 (2.44%) Cegedim Rx
5 2 (2.44%) Dell
5 2 (2.44%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) HP
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Kofax
6 1 (1.22%) Laserfiche
6 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago