The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - - 4.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4 1 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 16.67% 2.50% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 24
Median salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Aberdeen

QA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for QA in Aberdeen