The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank - 158 160
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
QA Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2279 2939 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.76% 95.45% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1904 2033
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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