Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 5.08% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Dundee median annual salary £55,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dundee
Permanent vacancies in Dundee with a recognized job title 58 106 43
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 35
Dundee median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,575 £26,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Senior QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dundee region featuring Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Protractor
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Protractor
1 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA