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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 142 130
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 8 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.74% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.82% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 24
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,600 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2131 2678 2747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.22% 90.47% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1729 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Quality Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Glasgow +14 3 £51,500 -20.76%
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Quality Management 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Change Control
4 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) QMS
6 5 (25.00%) Line Management
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (25.00%) OpenVMS
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) HND
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) PMO
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) Maya
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) DataStage
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Site Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Support
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Traffic Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) OpenVMS
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Control
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) QMS
4 5 (25.00%) Line Management
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Network Management
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) People Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) HND
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (10.00%) IBM