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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 10 25
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.55% 3.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.55% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 18
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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