The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 156 171 151
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.066% 0.025% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.027% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £43,913 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.41% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
QA Manager
UK

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
2831 3721 3030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.22% 94.88% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 2441 1831
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £43,913 -
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited QA Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) TickIT
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (40.00%) CMMI
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited QA Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) CMMI
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) TickIT
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001