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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 13 19
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 6.15% 10.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 44.44% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £25,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
0 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 13.85% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 14 February 2016, 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 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
4 1 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Games Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft