The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bracknell region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 60 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.76% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.93%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
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
505 488 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.19% 95.69% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 430 344 337
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
3 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) NICE Systems
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) NICE Systems
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle