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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 220 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.056% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
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
4988 5314 5007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.49% 93.31% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3878 3924
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram 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 4 May 2015. 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
Newbury - 2 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £31,500 -
Quality Engineer
South East

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
5 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Zephyr
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) MySQL
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 6 (42.86%) JIRA
6 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Wiki
6 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 6 (42.86%) SaaS
6 6 (42.86%) Confluence
6 6 (42.86%) Waterfall

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Zephyr
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle