The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 19 37
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.28% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 50.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
0 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.56% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 22
Median salary - £35,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -29.29%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

QA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

QA Salary Trend in Aberdeen