The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 54 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.56% 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
QA Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 486 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.87% 94.00% 92.69%
Number of salaries quoted 271 307 285
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) IMAP
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) POP3
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Python

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) IMAP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) POP3
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware