The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 5.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
QA Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 91.04% 86.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 23
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Dundee

QA Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA