Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Quality Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quality Management over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 211 190
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 28 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.31% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 20
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,500 £27,125 £26,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,625 £70,025
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% -5.45%

Quality Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,003 5,097 4,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.98% 92.15% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,262 3,251 2,923
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Scotland

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Quality Management in Scotland

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in Scotland

Quality Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 19 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Aberdeen - 5 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £59,500 - 2
Stirling - 2 £50,000 -
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Quality Management 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 20 (71.43%) Project Management
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (50.00%) Contract Management
5 12 (42.86%) Commercial Awareness
5 12 (42.86%) Driving Licence
5 12 (42.86%) Matrix Management
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (42.86%) SLA
5 12 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (42.86%) GIS
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 12 (42.86%) CRM
6 11 (39.29%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) Marketing
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) Network Planning
8 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (21.43%) Line Management
10 5 (17.86%) GDPR
10 5 (17.86%) QMS
10 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) Data Quality
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Quality Management
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Babel
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Marketing
4 3 (10.71%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Development Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Report Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Software Development Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Reporting Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) OAuth
1 3 (10.71%) OAuth2
1 3 (10.71%) SAML
2 2 (7.14%) CGI
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) DOM
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) React
3 1 (3.57%) Redux
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Driving Licence
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 20 (71.43%) Project Management
2 14 (50.00%) Contract Management
3 12 (42.86%) Commercial Awareness
3 12 (42.86%) CRM
3 12 (42.86%) Matrix Management
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Network Planning
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) Line Management
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) QMS
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Data Governance
9 3 (10.71%) Defect Management
9 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
2 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) SLA
2 5 (17.86%) GDPR
3 4 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (10.71%) PMBOK
5 2 (7.14%) PMO
6 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Salesforce.com