The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 87 90 77
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.11% 1.39% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.51% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -10.11%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 853 1191 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.52% 91.83% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 493 737 697
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Validation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Glasgow

Validation
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Validation in Glasgow

Validation
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) UML
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) SysML
4 6 (54.55%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Delphi
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Process Improvement
3 6 (54.55%) SysML
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Delphi
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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