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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 8.06% 18.07% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
5 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 8.06% 18.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 16 September 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Dundee

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (20.00%) Online Games
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Social Gaming
5 2 (20.00%) Hudson
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) FishEye
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) FishEye
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Online Games
1 2 (20.00%) Social Gaming
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (30.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Game Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter