The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.10% 1.60% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 90.91% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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
11 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 11.11% 8.80% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Global One
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) Control-M
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) UniData
4 5 (38.46%) Release Management
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (30.77%) Line Management
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
5 4 (30.77%) WFM
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (30.77%) Wiki
5 4 (30.77%) Mule
5 4 (30.77%) Reference Data
5 4 (30.77%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (30.77%) Mule
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) UniData
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
1 4 (30.77%) JMS
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Wiki
1 4 (30.77%) Reference Data
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
1 4 (30.77%) Derivative
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) Equities
1 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Validation
3 5 (38.46%) Release Management
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
4 4 (30.77%) WFM
4 4 (30.77%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Information Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Business Development
4 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) GoldenSource
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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