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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 112 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
1709 1766 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 92.27% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1380 1653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 2 £35,000 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) CMMI
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) FMECA
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) FMECA
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001