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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 17 30
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.59% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 50.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
4 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.27% 3.17% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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