The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 167 - 159
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% - 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 6 - - 1
Glasgow - 5 £37,500 -
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited QA Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Selenium
5 6 (35.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (29.41%) ISEB
6 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
7 4 (23.53%) System Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Product Management
7 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) VBScript
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Telerik
8 3 (17.65%) Ranorex
9 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
10 1 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (5.88%) VMware
10 1 (5.88%) Linux
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited QA Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (17.65%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
3 4 (23.53%) System Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Product Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28 to £55 per annum - dependant on Exp
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago