The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £85,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +36.00%
GAAP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
365 311 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.66% 7.76% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 225 196 143
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAAP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GAAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GAAP Salary Trend in Scotland