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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 25 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.43% - 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
67 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 95.71% 95.38% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 42
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,974 £22,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware