Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Quality Assurance Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 142
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.91% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.94% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Glasgow median annual salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +36.75%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.77% -1.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2198 2128 2464
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 96.60% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1172 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% - +6.25%

QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured QA Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for QA Engineer in Glasgow

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for QA Engineer in Glasgow