The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire 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 East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 76 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 25 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.86% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1307 1653 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.39% 96.22% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1387 1328
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

QA Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +34 25 £37,500 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (89.29%) Selenium
3 23 (82.14%) QA Automation
4 20 (71.43%) Java
4 20 (71.43%) SQL
4 20 (71.43%) Regression Testing
4 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (60.71%) WebDriver
6 15 (53.57%) Finance
7 14 (50.00%) BDD
8 13 (46.43%) PL/SQL
8 13 (46.43%) XML
9 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
9 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
9 11 (39.29%) Web Testing
9 11 (39.29%) SDET
9 11 (39.29%) API Testing
10 10 (35.71%) JIRA
11 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
11 6 (21.43%) Workflow
11 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
12 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
12 5 (17.86%) Ruby
12 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
13 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 4 (14.29%) Degree
13 4 (14.29%) TDD
13 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 25 (89.29%) Selenium
2 17 (60.71%) WebDriver
3 10 (35.71%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) QA Automation
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 14 (50.00%) BDD
4 11 (39.29%) API Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Web Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Workflow
6 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (39.29%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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