The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 219 214 223
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% 0.22% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.24% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5554 5048 5889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.02% 93.57% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 3977 5053
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior QA Engineer
South East

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Reading - 3 £40,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Senior QA Engineer
South East

Senior QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (12.50%) HTML

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware