The table below looks at the statistics for the Verification Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Verification Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Verification Engineer
Rank 154 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.030% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.031% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
Verification Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3049 3180 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.73% 95.55% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2030 2189
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Verification Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Verification Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Verification Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Verification Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Verification Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Verification Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Verification Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Fife - 6 - - 1
Verification Engineer
UK

Verification Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Verification Engineer in their job title 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 with Verification Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver

Verification Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Verification Engineer in their job title 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 with Verification Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Fife
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago