The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 223 215 224
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.071% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.076% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
Quality Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5462 5257 5323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.33% 93.16% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4136 4455
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £60,000 -
Quality Engineer
South East

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Quality Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) AQtime
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) IMAP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) MAPI
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Quality Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) IMAP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
1 1 (33.33%) AQtime
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft