The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 115 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 2 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 1.09% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 8
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
QA Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1524 1920 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.01% 97.91% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1657 1532
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Bristol region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Open Source
3 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Product Management
4 7 (53.85%) Google
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Facebook
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
5 2 (15.38%) Calabash
5 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Android

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Calabash
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Open Source
1 9 (69.23%) Product Management
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Facebook
1 7 (53.85%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
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