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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing QA 37 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.05% 4.35% 3.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.68% 39.04% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
73 146 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.99% 11.15% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 82 39
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,088 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 17 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 64 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.17%) SQL
3 31 (32.98%) Scrum
3 31 (32.98%) Degree
4 30 (31.91%) Finance
5 29 (30.85%) Java
6 26 (27.66%) SDLC
7 19 (20.21%) C#
8 17 (18.09%) Web Services
8 17 (18.09%) Regression Testing
8 17 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (17.02%) .NET
10 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
11 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 14 (14.89%) HTML
11 14 (14.89%) CSS
11 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
11 14 (14.89%) Selenium
12 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
12 13 (13.83%) Oracle
12 13 (13.83%) MVC
13 12 (12.77%) TDD
13 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
13 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
13 12 (12.77%) Test Scripting
13 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
14 11 (11.70%) 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 3 (3.19%) NetWeaver
1 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) JBoss
3 1 (1.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) SaaS
2 4 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.45%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.13%) Informix
6 2 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Selenium
2 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.32%) Ant
5 5 (5.32%) JIRA
6 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.19%) Appium
7 3 (3.19%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.19%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.19%) HP UFT
7 3 (3.19%) JBehave
7 3 (3.19%) JUnit
7 3 (3.19%) MSTest
7 3 (3.19%) RSpec
7 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.06%) Buildbot
8 1 (1.06%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Games
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) QA Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Tester
3 12 (12.77%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Junior
5 7 (7.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Software Tester
6 6 (6.38%) Junior Software Tester
6 6 (6.38%) Junior Tester
6 6 (6.38%) QA Tester
7 5 (5.32%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (5.32%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.32%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) Web Services
2 16 (17.02%) .NET
3 14 (14.89%) CSS
3 14 (14.89%) HTML
4 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
5 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (9.57%) Ember.js
7 9 (9.57%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (9.57%) REST
8 3 (3.19%) EJB
8 3 (3.19%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (3.19%) JAX-WS
8 3 (3.19%) JDBC
8 3 (3.19%) JMS
9 2 (2.13%) Django
9 2 (2.13%) HTML5
9 2 (2.13%) LESS
9 2 (2.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.26%) Derivative
5 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.19%) Wiki
6 1 (1.06%) CMDB
6 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) Scrum
3 26 (27.66%) SDLC
4 17 (18.09%) Regression Testing
4 17 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (13.83%) MVC
7 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.77%) TDD
7 12 (12.77%) Test Scripting
8 11 (11.70%) Data Analysis
8 11 (11.70%) Project Management
9 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.57%) Manual Testing
11 8 (8.51%) Coaching
11 8 (8.51%) User Stories
12 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Functional Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Test Planning
12 7 (7.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 29 (30.85%) Java
3 19 (20.21%) C#
4 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 11 (11.70%) TypeScript
7 10 (10.64%) Python
8 3 (3.19%) C++
9 2 (2.13%) C
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) CCNA
3 2 (2.13%) CCNP
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (3.19%) HP
3 3 (3.19%) IBM
3 3 (3.19%) SAP
4 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco
4 2 (2.13%) F5
4 2 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.06%) VMware
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