Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 0.81% 4.92% 2.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 42.86% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Livingston median annual salary - £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -14.29%
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +66.67% -20.00%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 4.88% 11.48% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Livingston median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% +31.15%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,350 £24,000
90th Percentile £36,500 £53,750 £64,125
West Lothian median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -20.00%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Livingston

QA
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for QA in Livingston

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Livingston region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP