The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 132 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.053% - 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Senior 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
1825 1757 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.71% 95.80% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1401 1377
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior QA Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) ForgeRock

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ForgeRock