The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - 107 108
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
QA Tester
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1021 1382 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.33% 95.57% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 661 875 988
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured QA Tester in the job title.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Edinburgh