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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 33 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.61% 3.03% 3.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.74% 28.67% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 23
Median salary £39,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
81 143 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.86% 10.55% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 39 82 41
Median salary £29,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 21 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) SQL
3 28 (32.18%) Finance
4 24 (27.59%) Java
5 22 (25.29%) Scrum
6 21 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (24.14%) SDLC
7 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (21.84%) Degree
8 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
9 18 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (18.39%) Data Analysis
11 15 (17.24%) Oracle
12 13 (14.94%) Regression Testing
13 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
13 12 (13.79%) Web Services
13 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 12 (13.79%) Test Planning
13 12 (13.79%) Scorecard
14 11 (12.64%) Selenium
14 11 (12.64%) CSS
14 11 (12.64%) C#
14 11 (12.64%) HTML
14 11 (12.64%) .NET
15 10 (11.49%) MVC
15 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
15 10 (11.49%) TDD
15 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting

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 3 (3.45%) NetWeaver
1 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) nginx
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.30%) Informix
5 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Selenium
2 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.75%) Appium
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
5 4 (4.60%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.45%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.45%) JUnit
6 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.30%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Games
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (34.48%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Tester
3 12 (13.79%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 11 (12.64%) QA Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Junior
7 7 (8.05%) Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Automation Tester
9 5 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Junior Software Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Junior Tester
9 5 (5.75%) QA Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Scrum Master
9 5 (5.75%) Service Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) Web Services
2 11 (12.64%) .NET
2 11 (12.64%) CSS
2 11 (12.64%) HTML
3 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
4 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
4 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.05%) Ember.js
6 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (6.90%) REST
7 3 (3.45%) EJB
7 3 (3.45%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (3.45%) JAX-WS
7 3 (3.45%) JDBC
7 3 (3.45%) JMS
8 2 (2.30%) Django
9 1 (1.15%) Java EE
9 1 (1.15%) JSON
9 1 (1.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.60%) Derivative
5 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Unix
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Scrum
3 21 (24.14%) SDLC
3 21 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (18.39%) Data Analysis
5 13 (14.94%) Regression Testing
6 12 (13.79%) Scorecard
6 12 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (11.49%) MVC
7 10 (11.49%) TDD
7 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.05%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.05%) Manual Testing
8 7 (8.05%) Project Management
9 6 (6.90%) Automation Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) SQL
2 24 (27.59%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
4 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.64%) C#
6 8 (9.20%) TypeScript
7 7 (8.05%) Python
8 3 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) CCNA
2 2 (2.30%) CCNP
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (3.45%) HP
3 3 (3.45%) IBM
3 3 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) F5
4 2 (2.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.15%) Citrix
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
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Salary: competitive
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