Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +45
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 4.76% 10.00% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% - -
Scotland median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% -9.09%

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 Stirling with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 7.94% 20.00% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +57.53% -17.05%
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,341 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.37% +2.03% +3.75%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Stirling

QA
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for QA in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Stirling region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management