The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +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
2130 2153 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.39% 93.41% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1643 1714
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001