The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £57,500 - £45,625
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2166 2827 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.97% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1858 1920
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,925 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured QA Manager in the job title.

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

QA Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £51,500 -
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, QA Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SonarQube
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) V-Model
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SonarQube
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA