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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 18
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling - 1.89% 8.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 33.33% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Stirling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling - 5.66% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing QA 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 Stirling region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management