Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - +18 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 4.08% - 12.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.44% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Dundee median annual salary £20,000 - £31,500
10th Percentile £19,000 - £21,900
90th Percentile £21,000 - £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -7.41%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 9 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 9.18% 2.27% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 19
Dundee median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.29% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £28,100 £32,500 £24,800
90th Percentile £48,000 £37,500 £46,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,461 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.51% +3.65% -

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Dundee

QA
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for QA in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB