The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 211 263 273
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 35 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 55
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
QA Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6034 9949 11589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.95% 94.99% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5499 8514 9690
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,012
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) QA
2 76 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (62.77%) BDD
4 58 (61.70%) Java
5 54 (57.45%) Selenium
6 47 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 47 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 35 (37.23%) TDD
8 34 (36.17%) Agile Testing
9 32 (34.04%) Test Automation
10 31 (32.98%) Software Testing
10 31 (32.98%) QA Automation
11 27 (28.72%) Ruby
12 26 (27.66%) Regression Testing
13 25 (26.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (26.60%) Exploratory Testing
14 24 (25.53%) Manual Testing
14 24 (25.53%) C#
15 22 (23.40%) Scrum
15 22 (23.40%) Automated Testing
15 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
16 21 (22.34%) Context-Driven Testing
17 20 (21.28%) OOP
17 20 (21.28%) System Testing
18 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (19.15%) Android
19 18 (19.15%) Integration Testing
20 17 (18.09%) Scala
20 17 (18.09%) Clojure
20 17 (18.09%) Test Strategy

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (57.45%) Selenium
2 47 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 47 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.64%) JMeter
5 9 (9.57%) JIRA
6 8 (8.51%) WATIR
7 7 (7.45%) Mercurial
8 6 (6.38%) Appium
8 6 (6.38%) SpecFlow
9 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (3.19%) Gatling
11 3 (3.19%) Robot Framework
11 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.13%) Gerrit
12 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
12 2 (2.13%) Robotium
12 2 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 3 (3.19%) Automotive
1 3 (3.19%) Retail
2 2 (2.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Law
2 2 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.06%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) RESTful
2 7 (7.45%) Web Services
3 6 (6.38%) .NET
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
4 5 (5.32%) Gherkin
4 5 (5.32%) SOAP
5 4 (4.26%) XML
6 3 (3.19%) CSS
6 3 (3.19%) JSON
7 2 (2.13%) REST
7 2 (2.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.77%) Blog
4 6 (6.38%) Fintech
5 5 (5.32%) iPad
6 3 (3.19%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.19%) Tandem
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Android
2 6 (6.38%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.19%) Windows
5 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (62.77%) BDD
3 35 (37.23%) TDD
4 34 (36.17%) Agile Testing
5 32 (34.04%) Test Automation
6 31 (32.98%) QA Automation
6 31 (32.98%) Software Testing
7 26 (27.66%) Regression Testing
8 25 (26.60%) Exploratory Testing
8 25 (26.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (25.53%) Manual Testing
10 22 (23.40%) Automated Testing
10 22 (23.40%) Scrum
11 21 (22.34%) Context-Driven Testing
12 20 (21.28%) OOP
12 20 (21.28%) System Testing
13 18 (19.15%) Integration Testing
14 17 (18.09%) E-Commerce
14 17 (18.09%) Test Strategy
15 16 (17.02%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) Java
2 27 (28.72%) Ruby
3 24 (25.53%) C#
4 17 (18.09%) Clojure
4 17 (18.09%) Scala
5 9 (9.57%) SQL
6 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.26%) Python
8 3 (3.19%) Groovy
9 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) ISEB
1 6 (6.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (12.77%) GCP
3 2 (2.13%) WCAG
4 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (5.32%) Rally
1 5 (5.32%) SAP
2 3 (3.19%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.06%) HP
City of London
Energon Global
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