Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 191 199
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 22 10 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 0.21% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.23% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 33
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +21.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,500 £27,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,300
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.31% -1.27%

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 5,337 4,360 5,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.79% 92.73% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,633 2,791 3,271
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -1 13 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Glasgow -31 5 £49,000 -6.67% 2
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 15 (68.18%) Project Management
2 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Contract Management
5 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
5 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (40.91%) Matrix Management
6 9 (40.91%) CRM
6 9 (40.91%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (40.91%) GIS
6 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 9 (40.91%) Driving Licence
6 9 (40.91%) Commercial Awareness
7 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (36.36%) SLA
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (27.27%) Change Management
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
9 4 (18.18%) SAP QM
9 4 (18.18%) SAP MM
9 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
9 4 (18.18%) SAP SCM
9 4 (18.18%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (18.18%) Test Management
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP MM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
1 4 (18.18%) SAP QM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) GIS
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Delivery Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Driving Licence
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Project Management
2 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (50.00%) Contract Management
4 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
5 9 (40.91%) Commercial Awareness
5 9 (40.91%) CRM
5 9 (40.91%) Matrix Management
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (18.18%) Microservices
7 4 (18.18%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (18.18%) Test Management
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
8 2 (9.09%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) PMO
3 1 (4.55%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) SAP