The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 7 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.15% 7.48% 2.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.50% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Median salary £75,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 24.24% 11.21% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of job ads across the Stirling region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

QA
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

QA Salary Trend in Stirling

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Stirling region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Biometrics
1 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Games
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) PhoneGap
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cordova
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
1 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
1 5 (83.33%) Lead Designer
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cordova
1 5 (83.33%) PhoneGap
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Biometrics
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
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