The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 85.22% 86.96% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 41
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,000 £27,949
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £56,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Validation
Scotland

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Validation
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Validation Salary Trend in Stirling

Validation
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing 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 Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

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

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation