The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Senior QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 125 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Median salary £59,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +12.50%
Senior QA Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1774 1983 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.31% 95.94% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1706 1925
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior QA Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cambridge +5 3 £59,000 +24.21%
Senior QA Engineer
East of England

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Cucumber

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA