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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 112 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.17% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £46,750 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
QA Engineer
South East

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
1469 2200 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.80% 95.57% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1828 1567
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aylesbury -9 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £60,000 - 1
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) QA Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
4 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
6 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Ruby
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) JMeter
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Workflow
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) OWASP
8 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) SDLC

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 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) QA Automation
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) API Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) OWASP
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aylesbury
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago