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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 121 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 1.07% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.10% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 18
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%

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
1727 1735 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.86% 97.31% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1534 1533
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
5 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (16.67%) Behat
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago