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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 5.41% - 10.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% - 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £20,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 8.11% 3.85% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £20,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.85% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 23 June 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (33.33%) FishEye
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

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 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FishEye
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) GWT
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java SE
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google