The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 101 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £29,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1355 1180 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 95.55% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 839 809 551
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
Scotland

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

QA Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
5 6 (54.55%) VBA
5 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
5 6 (54.55%) FIXML
5 6 (54.55%) UNIX
5 6 (54.55%) JMS
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) VBScript
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
7 3 (27.27%) Telerik
8 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 1 (9.09%) HTML5
9 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
9 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 1 (9.09%) HTML
9 1 (9.09%) Java
9 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) XML
9 1 (9.09%) .NET

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JMS
1 6 (54.55%) FIXML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) VBA
3 4 (36.36%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Telerik
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago