The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.70% 18.57% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Dundee region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.70% 18.57% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Online Games
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Social Gaming
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (40.00%) Online Games
1 2 (40.00%) Social Gaming
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell