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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 2.44% - 5.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £20,000
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 Dundee with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 4.88% - 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 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 29 March 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

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 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google