The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 53 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.16% 3.33% 4.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.75% 41.84% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 38
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
111 98 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.71% 7.97% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 78
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £54,100 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

QA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Salary Trend in Glasgow

QA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing QA 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 QA.

1 51 (51.00%) SQL
2 48 (48.00%) Finance
3 43 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (39.00%) Degree
5 31 (31.00%) Java
6 29 (29.00%) Banking
6 29 (29.00%) SDLC
7 28 (28.00%) Project Management
8 25 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (24.00%) Computer Science
10 23 (23.00%) Linux
11 22 (22.00%) Selenium
12 21 (21.00%) Oracle
13 20 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (19.00%) Derivative
14 19 (19.00%) Unix
15 18 (18.00%) Regression Testing
15 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (17.00%) Python
17 16 (16.00%) C#
17 16 (16.00%) JIRA
18 15 (15.00%) PRINCE2
19 14 (14.00%) .NET
19 14 (14.00%) Scrum
19 14 (14.00%) Shell Script
19 14 (14.00%) Change Management
19 14 (14.00%) Time Management
20 13 (13.00%) Cucumber
20 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis

QA
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.00%) CMS
2 6 (6.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.00%) NetWeaver
3 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.00%) Informix
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.00%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Biml
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) MS Access
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Selenium
2 20 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.00%) JIRA
4 13 (13.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (11.00%) Subversion
6 6 (6.00%) Redmine
6 6 (6.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.00%) JBehave
7 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.00%) Robot Framework
8 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.00%) TestComplete
9 3 (3.00%) Maven
10 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.00%) MSTest
10 2 (2.00%) RSpec
11 1 (1.00%) Mocha
11 1 (1.00%) SilkTest
11 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (48.00%) Finance
2 29 (29.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Marketing
4 8 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
5 2 (2.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Analyst
2 18 (18.00%) Tester
3 11 (11.00%) Developer
3 11 (11.00%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 10 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 10 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 9 (9.00%) QA Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Change Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) QA Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.00%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) QA Test Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Risk Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Software Tester
7 6 (6.00%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Functional Tester
8 5 (5.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) .NET
2 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (6.00%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (6.00%) Web Services
3 5 (5.00%) EJB
3 5 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (5.00%) JAX-WS
3 5 (5.00%) JDBC
3 5 (5.00%) JMS
3 5 (5.00%) Node.js
4 3 (3.00%) Drools
4 3 (3.00%) Spring
4 3 (3.00%) XML
5 2 (2.00%) HTML
5 2 (2.00%) JSON
5 2 (2.00%) LINQ
5 2 (2.00%) REST
5 2 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.00%) CSS3
6 1 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 19 (19.00%) Derivative
4 7 (7.00%) User Experience
5 6 (6.00%) Statistics
6 5 (5.00%) Data Integration
7 4 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.00%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.00%) PMI
9 2 (2.00%) Smart Energy
9 2 (2.00%) Wiki
10 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.00%) Fintech
10 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Linux
2 19 (19.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 4 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) SDLC
3 28 (28.00%) Project Management
4 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (18.00%) Regression Testing
5 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 14 (14.00%) Change Management
7 14 (14.00%) Scrum
7 14 (14.00%) Time Management
8 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis
9 12 (12.00%) Change Control
9 12 (12.00%) Data Management
9 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 11 (11.00%) Automation Testing
10 11 (11.00%) Manual Testing
10 11 (11.00%) OO
10 11 (11.00%) Validation
11 10 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (51.00%) SQL
2 31 (31.00%) Java
3 17 (17.00%) Python
4 16 (16.00%) C#
5 14 (14.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.00%) C
8 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (39.00%) Degree
2 12 (12.00%) ISEB
3 11 (11.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.00%) PMP
7 1 (1.00%) CISA
7 1 (1.00%) CISM
7 1 (1.00%) CISSP
7 1 (1.00%) CRISC
7 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) COBIT
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Control-M
1 2 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.00%) HP
3 6 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.00%) IBM
4 5 (5.00%) SAP
5 4 (4.00%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.00%) Terracotta
7 2 (2.00%) Informatica
7 2 (2.00%) Sun
7 2 (2.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) Adobe
8 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.00%) Teradata
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