The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.15% 11.11% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.15% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Scotland

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

QA
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

QA Salary Trend in Dundee

QA
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Dundee

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Games
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

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Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) FishEye
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago