The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 73 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.83% 0.88% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.93% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -19.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
Senior 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
568 431 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.67% 95.14% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 379 242 330
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -14.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Senior QA Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft